BASC raises £30,000 for con­ser­va­tion

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Guests at­tend­ing the BASC North auc­tion and cel­e­bra­tion din­ner dug deep into their pock­ets to sup­port a range of projects run for the ben­e­fit of young peo­ple and con­ser­va­tion.

The £30,000 raised will sup­port BASC Young Shots, con­ser­va­tion projects in the north of Eng­land and the Ney­outh char­ity.

BASC North di­rec­tor Dun­can Thomas said: “The fundrais­ing al­lows BASC North to run projects like Young Shots and Ladies Shoot­ing, while also sup­port­ing new events and ideas. Th­ese in­clude the Let’s Learn Moor schools’ ed­u­ca­tion project, duck nest­ing tube and bird nest box projects, plus plans to sup­port fu­ture wet­land cre­ation schemes on work­ing shoots.”

Next year’s din­ner is to be held on 16 March. Con­tact Rachel.hat­ton@ for fur­ther de­tails.

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