BASC logo
Firearms licensing service improved after criticism

The British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC) has been made aware that several firearms licensing departments that had previously stopped grant applications have revised their policy after criticism from BASC, press coverage and intervention by MPs. Licensing departments in North Yorkshire, Thames Valley, Kent and Northamptonshire had all previously announced that grant applications for… Read more »

Latest articles

MPs Comment
Overreliance on lateral flows has bungled the UK’s Covid response
Overreliance on lateral flow imports has bungled the UK’s Covid response

Before entering the world of politics, I had a 25-year career in the NHS, latterly leading rare cancer nursing services at the Royal Marsden Hospital in London.  Cancer patients’ immune response is very often affected by the chemotherapy used to treat their disease, so the management and control of infection is a central concern in… Read more »