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Established 1929

For newcomers to precision target shooting who have never shot before.

Guest taster nights with safety briefing start at 7pm and last between 1½ and 2 hours.
Available by appointment only.

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Bedford Rifle Club is a large, active and successful club.

Bedford Rifle Club is a large, active and successful club.

To become a member

Membership is open to anyone provided they pass all police checks (membership is subject to the home office guidelines).

New members have to serve at least a three month probationary period, where they must prove they understand and follow the safety standards required for safe shooting.

Bedford Rifle Club can provide membership for those who already shoot or are interested in learning to shoot .22 rimfire and /or precision air guns, with a discounted rate for juniors.

The membership year runs from 1st April through to 31st March and the current full membership cost is £170.00 per year and the Junior membership cost is £50.00 per year. These rates are irrespective of the discipline that you wish to shoot.

Applications for a Firearms Certificate

In order for you to apply for a Firearms Certificate, you would need to fulfil the following criteria, as a minimum:

  • Be a full member of an authorised rifle club
  • Police checks will be undertaken, which include criminal records /DVLA /Domestic /WOA /Medical records /and associated databases
  • Applicants will be visited by the firearms enquiry officer to check your character and the security arrangements for firearms
  • Applicants must have two references including one professional person

The possession of firearms and ammunition in Great Britain is regulated mainly by:

Guidance and good practice:

Those shooting air guns do not usually need a firearms certificate, unless you intend to use a high powered air rifle.

Those shooting air guns do not usually need a firearms certificate, unless you intend to use a high powered air rifle.

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Bedford Rifle Club
Clapham Road
Bedford
Bedfordshire
MK41 6EN

Postal address

Bedford Rifle Club
Clapham Road
Bedford
Bedfordshire
MK41 6EN

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Call us

01234 358341 (during open hours)

Email us

bedfordrifleclub@hotmail.co.uk

Call us

01234 358341 (during open hours)

Email us

bedfordrifleclub@hotmail.co.uk

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