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Grouse shooting faces uncertain future as landowners turn to rewilding

Senior members of the grouse shooting industry have warned that the controversial sport is facing an uncertain future amid the growing popularity of rewilding. In a talk given at the Game Fair in the run up to the ‘Glorious Twelfth’ of August, the traditional start of the grouse shooting season, shooting […]

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Langholm Moor restoration initiative set to double in size

Langholm community hails deal with Duke of Buccleuch as ‘beacon of hope for people and planet’ A rewilding project on a former grouse moor at Langholm in southern Scotland has doubled in size after a “rollercoaster” fundraising campaign by local activists. The Langholm Initiative announced on Friday it had finally raised the £2.2m […]