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Devon and Cornwall Police FAC Update

Following the delay in FAC grants and renewals processing, Devon & Cornwall Firearms Licensing Department has issued the following newsletter.



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COVID-19 and small bore shooting in Devon

Your Executive Committee have been discussing the projected outcome of the current virus epidemic and its impact on County events.   We have decided that that we should follow current government guidance with respect to social gatherings which is in...

South West Championships - Okehampton


The Club Range, Mill Road, Okehampton, EX20 1PS

Prone Rifle 2​nd​, 3​rd​, 6​th​, 9​th​ and 10​th​ March 2019


South West Schools Air Pistol championships

The South West Schools Air Pistol championships were held yesterday at Lewiston School near Sherborne.  It was fantastic to see over 120 young people take part in this from all over the south west.

A great thank you to British Shooting in the...

Michael Coombs


Bideford Target Shooting Club is sad to report the sudden passing of Michael on December 18th 2017.

Michael joined the club in 2007 and completed the instruction course in 2008. In the years that followed...

Braunton success at Welsh Open Air Championships


Team Braunton took home 17 medals from the Welsh Air Championships held in Cardiff. They won medals in the Senior Men’s Rifle, Junior Woman’s Rifle, Junior Ladies Air Pistol and Junior Men’s Air...

Devon Success at South West Schools Championships

The South West Schools Championships took place at Leweston School, Sherborne on 11th October 2017.  Over 120 children in three age groups took part.

Members of Budleigh, Paignton, Plymouth and Chudleigh clubs took part in the South West School...

Bideford Open New Range

Bideford have been granted the range safety certificate for our new outdoor range at Melbury, which is the first phase of their build.

The  site was pruchased in December 2012, and following a grant from Sport England the build started in 2015....

Devon County Smallbore Rifle Association South West Rifle, LSR and Pistol Championships

Over the weekend of the 4th and 5th September 2016 we held the South West Open Rifle Meeting.

This included two bench- rest competitions, comprising a Double Dewar on the Saturday and...

Schools Pistol Champs

British Shooting proudly present the National Schools 10m Air Pistol Championships 2016/17.   The competition is split into two areas - north and south - and entrants will be separated into age-specific groups.    The best shots from the north...