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Castle Bowmen Notices:

We are sorry but due to the stipulations of our Licence with the Forestry Commission no dogs or crossbows are permitted at Ostlers Plantation.

Our shoots start at 10am approx.

From April 2017 no bookings will be taken after midnight on the Monday prior to the shoot.

Jackie Scowen 27 Apr '17

“STOP PRESS”. Due to unforeseen circumstances Cloth of Gold have got to move their Master Hunter shoot from the 25th June to the 9th July. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. If you have already booked in to the Master Hunter on the 25th June you will be automatically be moved to the new date. If you cannot make the new date can you please contact Cloth of Gold ASAP, we will try to contact anyone who has booked in IF we have contact details. Once again we are sorry for any inconvenience.

Rose Goss 18 Apr '17

Riggwelter Field Archers – Open Shoot - Sunday 16th July.

We are proud to announce that our next open shoot will be held on Sunday 16th July.

This will be the only shoot we hold this year as we have been working hard to build our new shelter and toilet facilities.It will be the usual 40 x 3D and Hessian faced targets, with many new changes and challenges throughout the course.

Reg open at 9 for 10am start. Catering will be provided - breakfast, lunch and refreshments along with young Bethy Berry baking a selection of cakes. Bookings are being taken through our website Book early to avoid disappointment. If you book and then need to cancel, please do let us know so we can offer the place to someone else.

Martin Burgess  5 Apr '17

Situations Vacant

Still vacant:

  • Newsletter Editor
  • Treasurer (Bernie Britton is only caretaking the role at present)

Becoming vacant in November:

  • Membership Secretary (replacement urgently required in order to be able to take over Nov 2017)
  • Field Officer
  • President

These are all important roles in the running of our Society and if not filled we will cease to exist. If you have an interest in any of these vacancies please contact me as soon as possible.
Thank you
Trish Jones, NFAS President

22 Mar '17

The Mar/Apr newsletter is now available in the Members Only section.

We are now accepting entries for the 3D Champs - online and by post. Closing date is 12th May (or earlier if fully booked).

Voting results - Proposal A (Cocking Aids for Crossbows) was accepted. Proposal B (Scoring system) was rejected. Proposal A will take effect from April 2017. [Rule Book Amendment]

17 Mar '17

Members Only