2206, 2017

The Anatomy of a Shotgun Cartridge

By |June 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

A shotgun cartridge is made up of five components; primer, case, propellant powder, wad, and shot.

The case, usually made of plastic, but traditionally made of paper, houses all of the components and is crimped at the end to contain them. Twelve gauge cartridges come in an array of colours, whilst twenty gauge cartridges are always […]

1306, 2017


By |June 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Saturday 5th August 2017
On Saturday 5th August, Femme Fatale Kirsty MacKie is hosting another exciting clay day at Oxfordshire Shooting School in aid of Thames Valley Air Ambulance. Whether you’re a seasoned expert or have never shot before, ladies of all abilities are welcome.

The beginners category is for those with little or no shooting experience who […]

1306, 2017

Prize Peg!

By |June 13th, 2017|0 Comments

To celebrate the Glorious Twelfth and the Femmes Fatales Summer Competition, one experienced shot at Orston Shooting Ground on 12th August will be lucky enough to win a peg on a partridge day in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales.

Adrian Thornton-Berry, owner of Dalesport Sporting Agency has kindly donated this prize to raise funds for […]

3105, 2017


By |May 31st, 2017|0 Comments

Saturday 22nd July 2017

We’re joining the lovely Jaime Swift at Lady’s Wood Shooting School in Gloucestershire on Saturday 22nd July for a fun day of clay shooting action.

Jamie, along with the team of professional instructors, will ensure that you have a fabulous day at this stunning venue. As usual, there’ll be some wonderful […]

2205, 2017

2017 Shoot Diary

By |May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Here’s our diary of ladies clay shooting meet-ups. Remember to come back often as we’re regularly adding more dates and venues and we’d love it if you could join us! All equipment is provided (but you’re welcome to bring your own!) there’s no dress code, and you’re guaranteed to have an awesome day.



2105, 2017


By |May 21st, 2017|0 Comments

We’re looking forward to visiting gorgeous Buckinghamshire for a day of clay shooting fun that coincides with the annual R&K Stockcraft Open Day on Saturday 24th June, hosted by the lovely Katherine Gibbard who is a long-time supporter of Femmes Fatales.

Femmes Fatales with their own gun are invited to take part in the 40 Target (Sporting) Competition, […]

1505, 2017

Clare Shaw: Spreading Her Wings

By |May 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Spreading Her Wings with the Femmes Fatales – an Interview with Clare Shaw 

We first met Clare Shaw (44) in August 2016 and she immediately became one of the ‘wolfpack’. We’d previously seen her beautiful artwork all over social media, on which she asks her loyal followers to name her paintings, so we were excited when […]

1005, 2017

A Girl About Country – Blog

By |May 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Our resident blogger Harriet Lily aka ‘A Girl About Country’ joined us once again for the Femmes Fatales Cup at the glorious Royal Berkshire Shooting School. A regular attendee at our events, the Cup has a firmly established entry in Harriet’s diary each year, so she couldn’t resist putting pen to paper to tell all […]

905, 2017

An Exciting Career Opportunity

By |May 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Country Clothing & Lifestyle Coordinator at the West London Shooting School

A unique position has arisen for someone to join the busy, hardworking team at the West London Gun Room.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with a knowledge of, and passion for the country lifestyle. Working under the Gun Room Manager, you would be responsible for […]

705, 2017

North Yorkshire

By |May 7th, 2017|0 Comments

On Saturday 14th October, Femme Fatale Aimee Hindle is hosting an exciting day of clay shooting action, with targets designed specifically to simulate different species of Game birds, to provide practice for those of you who who have game days this Season. Don’t shoot game? Come along and experience all the fun, without the feathers!

As […]