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This is the place to find out what is going on in the NGO and in gamekeeping and to get involved. All posts are moderated by the NGO before appearing. Material deemed unsuitable will be excluded. NGO Members can also use the NGO Discussion Forum in the members-only area of this website.

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Game & Countryside Conference 19th February 2015 at Cokethorpe School, Witney, Oxon

On Thursday 19th February 2015 Keepers Choice Game Feeds hosted a Game & Countryside Conference at Cokethorpe School, Witney, Oxon. The theme of the conference was "What The Future Holds". Over 150 people connected to the game industry had booked to attend this free event. Unfortunately there was a serious incident on the A34 just to the north of the M4 motorway which closed the road for several hours and prevented several from attending. On arrival we were greeted with tea, coffee, squash and pastries in a plentiful supply. The venue was easy to find and suited ...read more

Posted by: Tim Weston / 02 March 2015 at 16:55 / Comment

The Importance of an Email Address

The Moorland branch have this last fortnight been doing the rounds, we have met with keepers in 5 different locations and we still have one more meeting to do, the meetings are informal and it gives us all an opportunity to sit in front of members and receive feedback. The Moorland Association were also invited to attend these meetings with the NGO- this has been a great success and something we would like to take forward and continue doing. The agenda of these meetings included: An update on the Langholm Project, Hen Harrier Joint Recovery Plan, potential changes ...read more

Posted by: Sarah Read / 02 March 2015 at 10:17 / Comment