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Archery & Shooting


Archery is an activity that must be run by a permit holder.

For more details on running this activity click here.

The County runs regular training events at Kinver.

Details of the County Archery Competition can be found here


To run a shooting activity (e.g.airgun, rifle, crossbow, clay pigeon) you must hold a qualification from an approved national organisation or as part of your profession. For more details on running a shooting activity click here.

Parental consent must be given before the activity. The Scouts provides a sample form.

If you would like to train as a shooting instructor then you will find nearby courses run at Kinver, Rhydd Covert and Cranham (Gloucestershire).





For further information please contact the Deputy County Commissioner, Activities

Nature and the outdoors are languages that can be learned. Once you identify a beech tree, tie a clove hitch or cook a simple meal over a fire that you’ve built yourself, you’ll never forget it.'
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls