From 6 April 2015 there will be new fees charged by the police for administering firearms licences. This follows the public consultation held in November/December 2014. The response to the Government consultation on increasing firearms licensing fees administered by the police – which includes details on the new fees...
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Firearms UK have been monitoring Durham Constabulary’s trial of making FAC and SGC applications and renewals pay for a medical report, this is also being trailed by a few other Constabularies.
Firearms UK are of the same view expressed by some other organisations in that Durham Constabulary and County Durham & Darlington LMC have exceeded their remit and that requirements under existing law only require a disclosure of medical conditions.
VentureBeat, an American media outlet has reported on a US petition raised by ‘Mayors Against Illegal Guns’ and ‘Moms Demand Action’ in which the Social Media network Facebook is lobbied to prohibit gun themed pages on sites it owns, Facebook itself and Instagram.
As part of our campaign for the 2014 European Union elections; Here is the Body of Text which may form the basis of a submission to an MP. It may be copied and pasted, used as presented or edited for individual preference.
As part of our campaign for the 2014 European Union elections; Here is the Body of Text which may form the basis of a submission to an MEP. It may be copied and pasted, used as presented or edited for individual preference.
Recently the Leader of UKIP, Nigel Farage spoke out against the handgun ban on an interview with LBC Radio. Mr Farage was asked what he thinks of gun control in the UK in a question phoned in by a listener. His response was he felt, as a great many...
Today I have been busy emailing and writing letters to various politicians and shooting bodies about Trans Equality in Shooting Sports (TESS) as well over the airgun licencing campaign. I will quote some of the passages from the letters in this post and they will be surrounded by quote...
We have received another great guest contribution, this time from supporter Katherine Griffiths. If you would like to write an article or contribute to a page on our website, please send us an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, thank you Katherine for your contribution.
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