Just a quick intro - Male 51 married 2 kids; near Cheltenham, Glos., quite new to deer stalking, recently qualified DSC1, using a Howa 1500 stainless steel in .243W. and fixed power 6x42 Sightron scope; some farm land to shoot over (including Stalking) but looking for more (who isn't?); very much a recreational stalker primarily hunting for great food; secondary for conservation/land management; absolutely not interested in trophies or nice heads; prefer real stalking above sitting in a high seat.
Doing some vermin shooting and lamping for foxes as well and occasionally helping out on a local shoot and a loyal beater. Member of BASC, and p.Member of local rifle shooting club (Bishops Cleeve) with our own private 100M range.