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Hi from Cardiff

Discussion in 'Introduce yourself' started by maxicato, May 23, 2014.

  1. maxicato

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    hi all,
    im Ben and I live in Cardiff.

    can anyone recomend anywhere locally i can go shooting, ideally indoors. I used to belong to the penarth club, but they were a small bore club and not very interested in having air users there. this meant my enthusisam for the hobby dwindeld out and i gave it up. however after a coupl of years id like to get started again. my only gun at present is a c02 umarex ppk .177 bb not ideal for range use i know, more of a fun gun, but if i found a club i would look to invest in something a bit mire serious. I'm not interested in comp, just making friends and some informal target shooting.

    all the best,
    Ben:)
     
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    Can't help you on this but there are several members from your country that should be able to help.
     
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    I haven't been there myself yet but I understand Treetops in Cardiff has covered benches from which to shoot at plinking targets or pop along to Castleton Village Hall on Mondays (bank holidays excluded) from 7pm onwards.

    It's only about 13M to the back of the hall but ok to get your scope zero'd. ;)
     
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    Hi and welcome to the forum mate:)
     
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    Another Welshy :)

    There is a tunnel range down in Barry Island, but again it's mostly powder burners and they want over £200 a year.
     
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    Thanks for the warm welcome all.
    I heard of Castleton but can only find the outdoor field target place. Any info on the village hall would be good :)
     
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    Hello Ben and wellcome, my name is Don just a few miles up the road from you , Ben you could try Tondu shooting club they have everything a shooter could want and more.
     

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