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Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 16th October 2017, 13:26
Replies: 10
Views: 1,670
Posted By Adam W
I think the crossover only works one way, A lot...

I think the crossover only works one way, A lot of people that shoot live birds shoot at least some clays but probably most that begin shooting clays won't move on to live game.
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 16th October 2017, 11:32
Replies: 10
Views: 1,670
Posted By Adam W
Shooting overall is if anything becoming more...

Shooting overall is if anything becoming more popular in fact I believe the the number of gun licence holders is at an all time high. I read just last week that it stands at something like 750,000...
Forum: Your Birding Day Friday 7th July 2017, 11:19
Replies: 12
Views: 4,607
Posted By Adam W
Coal Tit certainly most likely but Willow Tit is...

Coal Tit certainly most likely but Willow Tit is not impossible plenty of sightings in south Tyneside area in recent years.
Forum: Bird Behaviour Tuesday 9th May 2017, 11:23
Replies: 4
Views: 585
Posted By Adam W
What on earth has farming Lambs got to do with...

What on earth has farming Lambs got to do with Gamekeepers and Grouse shooting? You are starting to sound extremely paranoid now trying to twist everything into lets blame Grouse shooting.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 25th March 2017, 17:32
Replies: 2
Views: 436
Posted By Adam W
I think the bird in the photo's is actually a...

I think the bird in the photo's is actually a Stock dove could well have been a Peregrine or Merlin that put the birds up though.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 17th March 2017, 11:21
Replies: 15
Views: 851
Posted By Adam W
Looks like a Blue Winged Teal to me.

Looks like a Blue Winged Teal to me.
Forum: Swarovski Saturday 4th March 2017, 11:06
Replies: 10
Views: 7,658
Posted By Adam W
Each to their own I suppose but I bought mine...

Each to their own I suppose but I bought mine with the 30x wide as at the time only the 20-60x existed and I really wasn't impressed by it at all but I got the 25-50x when it came out and I've used...
Forum: Scotland Tuesday 31st January 2017, 11:28
Replies: 22
Views: 2,795
Posted By Adam W
I still don't see why that means we should...

I still don't see why that means we should completely seperate them from 'our' hobby. To use your example wouldn't it be fair to describe machanics and racing drivers all as ''car people'' and i'm...
Forum: Scotland Monday 30th January 2017, 11:35
Replies: 22
Views: 2,795
Posted By Adam W
I'm not sure it's fair to class non bin carrying...

I'm not sure it's fair to class non bin carrying photographers as not being birders and somehow seperate from the birding world. Is it not simply the case that the birding world has changed and...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Wednesday 18th January 2017, 16:18
Replies: 39
Views: 16,187
Posted By Adam W
Plenty of Photographers would be willing to pay...

Plenty of Photographers would be willing to pay for gauranteed views like that I would have thought.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 30th December 2016, 11:21
Replies: 9
Views: 1,020
Posted By Adam W
Looks a straight forward Greater Scaup to me.

Looks a straight forward Greater Scaup to me.
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 12th December 2016, 11:33
Replies: 13
Views: 1,032
Posted By Adam W
Certainly in the north east we always have many...

Certainly in the north east we always have many thousands of acres of Rape sown in autumn with only small amounts of spring sown crop.
A lot of people probably associate it with summer as that's when...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 10th December 2016, 13:18
Replies: 4
Views: 348
Posted By Adam W
Scaup.

Scaup.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 17th November 2016, 18:19
Replies: 5
Views: 788
Posted By Adam W
Looks like a Pinkfoot to me.

Looks like a Pinkfoot to me.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 13th November 2016, 08:54
Replies: 4
Views: 449
Posted By Adam W
Most if not all seem to be Blue Winged Teal.

Most if not all seem to be Blue Winged Teal.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 23rd October 2016, 14:10
Replies: 7
Views: 1,389
Posted By Adam W
100% Pinkfeet.

100% Pinkfeet.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 11th October 2016, 11:23
Replies: 10
Views: 744
Posted By Adam W
Greylags for me too, Too bulky for Pinks.

Greylags for me too, Too bulky for Pinks.
Forum: Birds Of Prey Thursday 29th September 2016, 07:24
Replies: 376
Views: 103,091
Posted By Adam W
Well its a big yes from me obviously as they are...

Well its a big yes from me obviously as they are two of the main quarry I shoot, I agree with exactly what John says, Well apart from preferring Bismuth or Hevi shot to Steel for Geese but I guess...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Tuesday 27th September 2016, 15:13
Replies: 376
Views: 103,091
Posted By Adam W
Cant say fairer than that Robin:t:

Cant say fairer than that Robin:t:
Forum: Birds Of Prey Tuesday 27th September 2016, 13:48
Replies: 376
Views: 103,091
Posted By Adam W
Yeah fair points Robin as i said to John i can't...

Yeah fair points Robin as i said to John i can't really argue i just can't make myself feel different just because you want me too either.
Forum: Birds Of Prey Tuesday 27th September 2016, 11:32
Replies: 376
Views: 103,091
Posted By Adam W
I've already given my reasons why I actually...

I've already given my reasons why I actually don't agree that these campaigns really are the best conservation orientated actions to take but I take your point that I was talking hypothetically that...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Tuesday 27th September 2016, 07:27
Replies: 376
Views: 103,091
Posted By Adam W
So the answer to my question was no, There is not...

So the answer to my question was no, There is not one single form of shooting that you are happy to accept in its normal current form ss im sure you are aware the vast majority of Pigeon shoiting is...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Monday 26th September 2016, 15:28
Replies: 376
Views: 103,091
Posted By Adam W
I'm a bit confused john, just a few weeks ago i...

I'm a bit confused john, just a few weeks ago i simply stated that there was a thin end of the wedge situation thats all i did. i didnt pass any judgement on whether there should be or not be but i...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Monday 26th September 2016, 12:28
Replies: 376
Views: 103,091
Posted By Adam W
I pretty much agree in principle John but I still...

I pretty much agree in principle John but I still think you're asking too much. If it were a case of a few little changes and a bit of compromise then fair enough but certainly going by Robin's...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Monday 26th September 2016, 07:42
Replies: 376
Views: 103,091
Posted By Adam W
Cleaning up yes there are certainly areas where...

Cleaning up yes there are certainly areas where we could do more to improve things but i dont believe the petition was to clean up driven Grouse shooting was it? I know this new petition isn't...
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