The South West Scotland Branch of the British Deer Society will be hosting a rifle maintenance presentation on the 6th September 2011 at 7.30pm. The speaker will be Dennis Groom of Evolution Rifles who is well known for his custom rifle work. Dennis is a professional riflesmith whose work is highly sought after. The evening will encompass rifle, moderator and scope maintenance including copper removal, complete stripping and bolt spring changing. Dennis will also bring along examples of his work.

Venue- Ken Bridge Hotel New Galloway. The hotel is situated on the A713 some 13 miles north of Castle Douglas and and 10 miles south of Carsphairn. Food and drink will be available.

Non BDS members are most welcome to attend. Cost 2.50p