Lufthansa Ban on Carrying Firearms and Shotguns

It has been brought to our attention that Lufthansa is refusing to carry firearms and shotguns on flights into Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness and Heathrow airports, regardless of whether passengers hold the necessary visitor permits; this would appear to be a commercial decision for Lufthansa and does not result from Scottish Government or UK Government policy. BASC Scotland and SCSTG […]

Getting Ready for The Game Fair, Ragley Hall, Warwickshire 27th-29th July

The Scottish Game Fair is over and we are now getting ready for The Game Fair at Ragley Hall in Warwickshire next week. This year we will be on the BASC Stand (B193C), and will be joined by the community owned Storas Uibhist Estate.    This is the first time an estate has attended as stand […]

Junior Macnab Challenge at the GWCT Scottish Game Fair, Scone Palace

Over 200 youngsters aged 8-21 took part in the new Junior Macnab Challenge organised by SCSTG and kindly sponsored by Scottish Youth & The Countryside Education Trust (SYCET). They were given tuition in fly fishing (trout) by instructors from the Game Angling Instructors’ Association, as well as a chance to shoot a rabbit target with […]

Avian Influenza – Bird Flu Standing Advice


TWEED: From Hill to Hill, a Rural Tradition

A great short film on the traditions of Estate Tweeds. Available to view via this link http://bit.ly/2eFa2EJ This film has been made for the Angus Glens and Grampian Moorland Group to celebrate Scottish Tweed, and show the strong connection between this most famous cloth and the people who live and work on the land.

Augusti e-nyhetsbrev Sverige

Välkommen Välkommen till SCSTG augusti 2017 e-nyhetsbrev. SCSTG har varit mycket upptagen under mäss-säsongen med att främja Skottland som ett land för jaktturism destination på “Elmia Game Fair” i Jönköping i Sverige i maj, “GWCT Scottish Fair” på Scone & “The Game Fair” på Hatfield House under juli och Moy Highland Fieldsports Fair i början […]

August e – newsletter Deutsch

Willkommen Willkommen zum SCSTG-E-Newsletter für August 2017. SCSTG war während der Messesaison sehr mit der Promotion von Schottland als touristische Destination für Landsport beschäftigt, darunter im Mai auf der “Elmia Game Fair” in Jonkoping in Schweden, der “GWCT Scottish Fair” in Scone, der “The Game Fair” im Hatfield House im Juli sowie der “Moy High-Land […]

Aout e Newsletter

  Bienvenue Bienvenue dans le bulletin d’information électronique SCSTG d’août 2017. Pendant la saison des salons, SCSTG s’est employé à promouvoir l’Écosse comme destination touristique propice à la chasse et à la pêche, au « Elmia Game Fair » à Jönköping, en Suède, au mois de mai, au « GWCT Scottish Fair » à Scone, à « The Game Fair » […]

State of the Market – August 2017

The 2017 estate market has proved to be fairly robust despite all the political uncertainty.  Scotland remains one of the few areas in Europe where large areas of wild land can be acquired for either sport or conservation.  These opportunities are highly valued by buyers from continental Europe in particular and estates continue to be […]

Woods Forestry and Sporting – The Scottish Example

Very rare is a day’s stalking or shooting not influenced by trees and woods. To stand amongst the fallen leaves in a Perthshire wood in December and stare up through the bare branches of a mighty oak tree into a clear frosty blue sky waiting for that first pheasant of the day to swing across the […]