OBITUARY

It is with great sadness that we record the death of John Bennett on the 9th of January 2021 aged 89 after a short illness.

John was a County stalwart from the 1950s and into this Century.

John appeared in the final of the Queen’s Prize eleven times He represented England in the National four times and shot in the Mackinnon once He toured twice with the Great Britain Rifle Team to Canada in 1974, Canada/USA in 1976 & NRA Team to Channel Islands in 1972 & 1981. In his veteran years he won the Queen’s Veterans twice in 1998 & 1999 and represented Great Britain Veterans Rifle Team in 1996 & 2000.

RIP John you will be sadly missed. Our condolences to Iris and James at this difficult time.

 

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The purpose of the Association is to promote and encourage community participation in the amateur sport of shooting with Full-bore Target Rifles
and F-class rifles within the Counties of Herefordshire and Worcestershire
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We foster shooting at Kingsbury Ranges (near Tamworth) via bookings by our member club WFA Bromsgrove RC who hold the range licence and we run the annual 'Birmingham Bisley' there in early June. Further details here

 

We also run County shoots at Bisley and a Hereford and Worcester Open Meeting, in conjunction with Gloucestershire RA in April.

Further details of these can be seen on the appropriate pages.

Please use the 'contact us' page for more details. 

 

 

Minutes and reports from the 2021 AGM are now posted