Awards & Competitions

The West of England Shoot Awards 2019

The West of England Game Fair announces the launch of the

‘West of England Shoot Awards 2019’

Supported by: Countryman’s Weekly; Foxdenton, Eric Spencer, Shooting Times


Best Game Keeper

Best Shoot Captain

Best Pickers-up Captain

Best Beater

Best Shoot Lunch

Criteria:               All entries must be nominated from the West Country (Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Cornwall, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and South Wales). Each nomination must include a brief outline of why you feel this person should be awarded ‘The Best in the West’ (Maximum 200 words)

Cut-off date:        22nd February 2019

Awards:              Given at the West of England Game Fair 2019 on Sunday 17th March 2019

Please send your entries by email to (Shoot awards in the subject line) or by post: Contour Exhibitions & Events Ltd, Unit 2 The Courtyard, Bowdens Farm, Hambridge, Langport, Somerset TA10 0BP

West of England Game Fair photo competition

Launch of the 2019 West of England Game Fair Photo competition

Please send your shooting season photos

Whether you are out shooting; working your dogs, beating or simply having a shoot lunch…it would be great to see your photos.

Selected photos from the child category (16 years and under) and adult category (17+) will be featured at the 2019 West of England Game Fair!

Winners from each category will also receive a family ticket

(2 adults + 3 children) to the event

Please can you send high quality photographs (no copyright) to (West of England Game Fair photo competition in the subject line) with a short description and also state which category you are in

Cut-off date to receive the photos is Thursday, 28th February 2019

Good luck!