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Good News Rough Wedge

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by Emmagoldy, May 17, 2020.

  1. Emmagoldy

    Emmagoldy Engaging Member

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    We popped over to see Fran and Richard at Rough Wedge Airgun Club, Cannock this morning.

    They're working on changes so they can re-open next Sunday 24th May.

    Happy days ;)
  2. The Squire

    The Squire Busy Member

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    Egginton, Derbyshire
    Great I'm glad they are getting up and running again.
  3. phil.m

    phil.m Donator

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    Hmm, that's not far from me. What's the arrangement there please?
  4. Emmagoldy

    Emmagoldy Engaging Member

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    Sunday mornings 9 am to 1 pm

    Not sure about all the changes being put into place (I.e. free drinks so I'd take your own)

    In the woods, 15 lane target course. Usually 10-55yards. Mostly up to 45, usually 1 at 55 yards.
    They are being changed for resetables (no strings)
    One person/household per lane so if you go with a mate, shoot on neighbouring lanes.
    There's plenty of room to socially distance around course.

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  5. Emmagoldy

    Emmagoldy Engaging Member

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    Update from Sunday 24th May 2020

    We arrived just after 9am

    Not too busy in the car park, about half full.

    By the time I'd paid, a spot was free on the zero range.

    There's markings to keep apart, only 5 spots so hogging the plink may earn you a gentle nudge towards the course ;D

    There's a two person pistol range.

    We set off towards the course. This and next week there's just one target per lane, resettable targets. We enjoyed practicing standers & kneelers on our zero. There were just a couple 50+ yards.

    The targets were easy to spot, being stringless is strange.

    Everyone kept moving, didn't feel pressured or frustrated once, we finished in record time. I didn't mind the lack of targets because resetting is an extra shot.

    We had time to go around again after tweaking my butt hook set up. By then, there was a 2man que waiting for lane 1 (bad timing) but I got straight on the plink so checked my fit while Daz had a cuppa.

    I was right about drinks- covid 19 put pay to them, got to bring your own. Will miss the free biscuits as well :(

    Rich and Fran said they're really pleased with the attitude of everyone who came and shot Sunday. It's nice they were asking members for feedback.

    From 7th June, it will be £4 for adults and £2 for Juniors.

    They're planning on bringing the strings back 7th June -

    You can bring a hook /, tent peg puller or use a CLUB tent peg that'll be donated by Rich, to reset the string.

    I think I've covered everything.

    Emma :D

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