“I expect you will it treat it as roughly as is needed, bordering on outright abuse, to see how it stands up...” Jeff MacDonald from Colonial Knives had sent a Grohmann Original Design knife to Fieldsports HQ. And he was clearly confident that the knife would stand up to the test. But would a humble journalist be best placed to really test the knife and see how it fared for everyday use?
Reflecting on the widespread change in attitude towards game shooting since the advent of commercial shooting, Mark Crudgington considers the thrill of smaller days and describes why, for him, there are far better ways to get more from the sport than striving for bigger bags and higher birds.
We spend five minutes with the House of Cheviot marketing project manager Ashley Drysdale to discuss the exciting future of the famous Scottish knitwear business.