I have been writing professionally in the country sports market for many years, see below for a selection of my published freelance writing. I typically write and supply my own images, I shoot, fish and stalk deer, and throughout the year I attend Scotland’s game fairs; Deer Stalking Fair, Scottish Game Fair, and Galloway Country Fair.
Scottish Gamekeepers Association long-running magazine column, Magazine feature about David McMath the Scottish Olympic gold trap shooter, another two long running column for Farming Scotland Magazine and my Country Woman feature.
My recent Scottish Country Life column, and Country Woman feature for Farming Scotland Magazine:
The Scottish Field, November 2017.
September 2017: My country sports feature in the Scottish Farmer Country Lifestyle Magazine – Stalking my first Roe Buck.
September 2017: My ‘Country woman’ feature and Country Life column.
August 2017: A recent publication of Shooting Scotland Magazine, on sale and featuring a number of my articles.
Read about my journey into deer stalking when I put down my camera and pick up a .243 to stalk a Roe buck. Part 1 – Click here to read the article.
July 2017: My regular column for the Scottish Gamekeepers Association
Read my article about shooting Grouse over Pointers in the Scottish Highlands.
Scottish Farmer’s Country Lifestyle Magazine, June 2017 edition with my countryside feature about Simon Barnes, bespoke rod maker.
My images from the opening of the salmon fishing season 2017 on the Tay at Meikleour, the Teith at Callander and Clyde at the Popinjay.
Winter 2016/2017 and Spring 2017 columns for the Scottish Gamekeepers Association.
My recent article on The United Clyde Angling Protective Association Ltd, celebrating 130 years of history of fishing on the Clyde.
The March issue of Farming Scotland Magazine with my ‘Scottish Country Life’ and ‘Country Woman’ pages:
My bi-monthly ‘Scottish Country Life’ and ‘Country Woman’ pages in Farming Scotland Magazine:
My quarterly fieldsports feature in Scottish Farmer’s Country Lifestyle Scotland Magazine:
My regular ‘Scottish Country Life’ and ‘Country Woman’ pages in Farming Scotland Magazine.
My usual column from The Scottish Gamekeepers Association Magazine:
Aconcise piece for Elm of Burford, regarding the importance of high-quality customer service and Akubra hats for the Magazine ‘Land & Business’.
A feature for Country Lifestyle Scotland magazine about my visit to the Raehills estate in the borders for a day of simulated game shooting.