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Shropshire Conference Centre

Mytton Oak Road

Shrewsbury

SY3 8XQ

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PLEASE NOTE: this event was due to take place on 1 April 2020. We have now postponed until 2 October 2020 at the same venue.

Game 2020 is an information-packed conference which will bring game managers up-to-date with the latest research and advice relevant to lowland game shooting, as well as aiming to promote good practice in the game and wildlife management sector. The talks will be delivered by a wide variety of industry experts giving delegates the opportunity to meet and discuss topical subjects highly relevant to the future of shooting.

Programme (subject to change)

The conference will run from 09:00 – 15:30 with lunch included in the price.

Chairman - Austin Weldon, GWCT

09:00: Coffee and registration

Welcome/introduction - Professor Nick Sotherton, GWCT
Delivering shoot biodiversity - Dr Roger Draycott, GWCT
Ecological impacts of gamebird releasing - Dr Rufus Sage, GWCT
Tunnel trapping – light at the end of the tunnel? - Dr Jonathan Reynolds, GWCT

Break

Waitrose – our stance on lead shot - John Gregson, Waitrose
The Danish experience of life without lead shot - Niels Kanstrup, Aarhus University
Shotgun and cartridge ballistics - Simon West, Gun Trade Association

Lunch

General licences (England and Wales) - Dr Mike Swan / Matt Goodall, GWCT
Best practice rearing of gamebirds - Ben South, St David’s Vets
GWCT courses and training - Dr Roger Draycott, GWCT
Summing up - Dr Roger Draycott, GWCT

15:30 Finish

Contact
If you need more information please contact Lizzie Herring on 01425 651013 or email lherring@gwct.org.uk.

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