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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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JCB Workmax Winning Ticket 2015

On the 14th April we drew the JCB Workmax Raffle Ticket, the winning number was: 122149. The lucky owner of the winning ticket has been contacted. The lucky winner, Daniel Body, from Kent is a keen stalker and game shooter and has said he will have plenty of use for the machine. Further details of this story will be published in Keeping the Balance along with pictures of Daniel taking delivery of the machine. Our thanks goes to JCB for the support of the past years and we are ever grateful for the machines they have donated to the ...read more

Posted by: Sarah Read / 27 April 2015 at 09:34 / Comment

The General Election Looms

Charles Nodder, the NGO's long-serving Political Adviser, writes: Its always an exciting moment when Parliament is wound up and the power in this land comes back to the people, to decide who should govern them over the next few years. All the pundits are saying this General Election is too close to call and that a coalition of some sort is probable. I certainly don't remember an election so uncertain at the outset of the formal campaign. Nor do I remember an election with a greater potential to affect shooting and game management. So much of what ...read more

Posted by: Sarah Read / 01 April 2015 at 13:37 / Comment