Welcome to the BASC podcast (The British Association for Shooting and Conservation). Each episode will include the latest news, views and content relating to the shooting world. With expert analysis of shooting-related affairs to first-class interviews, the BASC podcast will be a one-shop stop for information and advice.
EP 18: BASC’s best bits – listen to our review of 2021
Tom and BASC’s Dr Conor O’Gorman review 2021, discussing the organisation’s successes from overcoming Covid restrictions, to multiple legal victories.
EP 17: Tom discusses firearms licensing with Deputy Chief Constable Dave Orford.
This latest episode sees Tom interview Deputy Chief Constable Dave Orford on the topic of firearms licensing and BASC’s working relationship with the police.
EP 16: Deer stalking special – Tom tries his luck on an end of season roe buck
Tom heads out on a deer stalk in Hampshire with Martin Edwards, BASC’s head of deer management, to learn more about managing deer and BASC’s work on the subject.
EP 15: The poaching episode – Tom talks to the police and BASC about the actions being taken to tackle poaching.
In this latest episode of the BASC podcast, Tom speaks to two serving police officers and BASC’s Glynn Evans about the actions being taken to tackle the rural blight that is poaching.
EP 14: Firearms licensing special and preparing for the start of the game season
Tom discusses the topic of firearms licensing in the wake of the tragic Plymouth shooting and looks towards the start of the pheasant shooting season with part-time gamekeeper John Parker.
EP 13: Aim to Sustain - Shooting and rural organisations launch new partnership
In this episode, Tom goes behind the scenes at The Game Fair to hear more about the new shooting partnership 'Aim to Sustain'.
I have been listening to this podcast now since the start. And as a member of BASC for the last 10 odd years I feel more connected to BASC in the last year due to this Podcast.
Good work BASC, good work Tom.
Where’s the <12 ft lb for us
Whilst there’s great content for the sport, as a BASC Airgun member I’m disappointed in that It all seems to be for powder burners.
Excellent podcast. Most interesting and enjoyable.