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Open Shoots

Held Monthly – Shotgun Certificate Holders Only – No Appointment Required.

Entry fee is £50 and this includes 50 targets and 50 cartridges, (12 or 20 bore) Free beverages, tea/coffee/squash

Come and shoot an informal round of Sporting Clays.

Once a month the grounds are open for experienced shots to meet up and enjoy a round of fifty Sporting targets. Shooters of all abilities are welcome but regretfully we are unable to accommodate complete beginners on these days.

There is no need to telephone beforehand, just arrive here at the Shoot Room for 1:00 pm, catch up with your friends and enjoy a complimentary coffee before heading out to shoot the course (last entry 1:30 pm).

 

  • Improvers and experienced guns only
  • Hearing and Head Protection must be worn
  • Shooting School cartridges are supplied
  • Young shots must be accompanied by a parent/legal guardian who is also the holder of a Shotgun Certificate

2020 Dates

  • January 18th
  • February 15th
  • March 21st
  • April 18th
  • May 16th
  • June 20th
  • July 18th
  • August 15th
  • September 19th
  • October 17th
  • November 14th
  • December 12th

When is the next Open Shoot?

Side by Side Day 2019

Side by Side Day 2019

Wednesday July 10th, 2019

A fun clay day for users, (and those who fancy their chances!) with the Side by Side.
No Over & Unders Allowed!

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By Appointment Only 09:30 to 17:00
Closed on Sunday

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Telephone  01758 740810

Bob Valentine Shooting School
North Wales UK LL53 7PG

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