Category Archive: News

Nov 06

Club Christmas Meal Saturday 9th December

The 2017 Christmas Meal will be held at The Chequers Inn, Rookley, at 19:30 on Saturday 9th December. The menu is available at http://www.chequersinn-iow.co.uk/christmas   Please let Maria know asap if you will be attending. We need to know names / numbers, menu choices and a (non-refundable) £10 deposit per person by Sunday 3rd December.  If I don’t have …

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Nov 05

Autumn Sporting Series 2017

The 6 shoots have flown by, and generally we’ve been super lucky with the weather. In total 55 members contested the Autumn Series, with 11 competitors making it to every shoot.  Congratulations to Ben Morris, who topped the High Gun rankings with half his 6 shoots over scoring above 90 to count (446).  Second place …

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Nov 05

5th November 2017 Scores

A (another) great day at the club, with a layout to challenge, in conditions must unlike the end of the Autumn series. ( Full season results to follow and a recalculation of handicap numbers and club classifications ) Leon Clifton and Mark Whillier shared the High Gun prize today both shooting an excellent 84, followed …

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Oct 22

22nd October Sporting Scores

Another great day at the club, with lots of sunshine, but it’s defiantly autumn with today’s windy and chilly at times shoot. Birds may vary is an oft heard statement in sporting clays, and today’s wind made that very much the case.   Despite any variances,  there were some PB’s achieved.   High Gun was …

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Oct 08

8th October Scores

Autumn Series?? – It was like summer today. A little chilly to start with ( especially for those arriving to help set up), but things soon warmed up in time for an excellent shoot on a good layout.  ( a few visitors today especially commenting on how good it was ). Ben Morris  was today’s …

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Sep 24

24th September Scores

Considering we are mid way though the Autumn series, the day did not feel autumnal at all, until pack-up time, where the ground team had to get packed up in some fairly large rain showers.   It’s not always like that, but when it is, many hands make light work,  so if you have a …

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Sep 18

Roll up, Roll up!!! AGM Monday 9th October

Isle of Wight Gun Club AGM   Monday 9th October at the club house – 7:30pm   Refreshments will be available, please let Maria know if you can attend –   YES I CAN ATTEND   Could all members please make best efforts to attend,  we want to hear how you think the club should …

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Sep 10

10th September Scores

                  The Autumn sporting series is off to a bang with today’s 2nd shoot of 6.  It was blustery with occasional rain showers ( but some blue patches )  and some tricky targets. The recent rain has made the ground greener than ever, and is looking fabulous. …

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Aug 28

27th Aug 2017 – Bank Holiday weekend shoot

Wow,  the first of the Sporting Autumn Series, and what a day.  Lovely weather, if a little TOO hot especially for the tireless team setting up today’s shoot, which was also tough on those shooting the targets.  Ben Morris found his way around the course well though to record 92, followed by an excellent 88 …

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Aug 14

13th Aug Sporting Scores

Glorious Twelfth plus One   A lovely day at the club,  with the grounds looking at their best this time of year,  with some recent heavy rain, but some strong sunshine too, the grass has been going mental, and kept well in check by some committed mowing.  This ground work has really paid off, and …

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