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Not a Monday to Friday 9 to 5 Job!

January 7, 2019

The Gamekeeper job is definitely not Monday to Friday or 9 to 5.  These images were taken yesterday and due to the seasonal window and weather restrictions attached to burning […]

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The 1st NYMMO film – Importance of Burning Heather

December 19, 2018

A fantastic Jimmy Shuttlewood one of our NYMMO Gamekeepers takes the lead in this short film explaining all about why we burn heather, the importance of it and why it […]

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Gift of Game – Night 2!

December 18, 2018

The Gift Of Game reached The Kings Centre last night, a community church project in Darlington. Pheasants were kindly supplied from local estates in the NYMMO area which enabled Falconer […]

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The First Covering of Snow

December 15, 2018

The North York Moors received a small covering of snow last night and this morning the Game Keepers were out using it to their advantage to trace/track foxes. Foxes are […]

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Finally some better weather!

December 13, 2018

Having endured a couple of weeks of quite rainy weather on the North York Moors it is enjoyable this week to get back to some frosty mornings and clear days.  […]

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Gift of Game – The 1st Night

December 11, 2018

NYMMO was created in 2015 by gamekeepers to help promote the benefits of managed Moorland. However NYMMO is not just about the gamekeepers and last night it was the turn […]

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N.G.O. Educational Trust donates taxidermy to Moorland Groups

December 4, 2018

A massive thank you to the National Gamekeepers Organisation Educational Trust for their kind donation of taxidermy for all the Moorland groups to utilise. NYMMO is currently one of six […]

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Game on at the Feversham Arms Farndale

November 23, 2018

This week is officially referred to in the calendar as Great British Game Week and so I thought I’d share a little information and photos of another one of our […]

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Keepers Day Fun

November 15, 2018

For many the Grouse Season has already ended or in some areas unfortunately didn’t even get started this year.  But if the number of surplus grouse still allows then estates […]

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Local Game Dealers Day Out

November 11, 2018

An alternative day out for L & A Dent Game dealers and their friends today who enjoyed a day grouse shooting on the North York Moors. L & A Dent […]

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Exciting New Product Launch

November 9, 2018

This week sees the launch of our 2 new custom designed products, an eye-catching thermal cup and a practically stylish slip lead. Priced at only £5.00 per cup and £10.00 […]

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Game Tasting at Blacksmith’s Arms Lastingham

October 31, 2018

A fantastic free Game Tasting evening was held at the Blacksmith’s Arms Lastingham on Sunday evening and what a resounding success it was.  A great turnout of people enjoyed samples […]

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GAME ON ………………………………………..

October 17, 2018

GAME ON’ AS NORTH YORKSHIRE GROUSE HITS LOCAL MENUS AND TOP RESTAURANTS IN LONDON   Despite widespread cancellations this grouse season, estates in the North Yorkshire Moors Moorland Group (NYMMO) are […]

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Children Loving The Great Outdoors

October 15, 2018

A 6 Year Old and a 7 Year Old out on the moors! How much fun do you think they could have in the middle of Storm Callum on Saturday? […]

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* LEST WE FORGET * The Country Sports Team

October 7, 2018

A monumental effort from the Country Sports team John Cavana, Chris Green, Shane Robinson, Tori Goodall and Richard Walton. The 100km Frontline walk started from the Lochnagar Crater in La […]

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Birthday Fun on The Moors

October 5, 2018

A question frequently asked, could I be a part of a shoot day, well let’s check??? Experience? – 🤔 Not Required! Age Limit? – 🤔 Definitely Not! Male or Female […]

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Lest We Forget – The 100km Frontline Walk

September 26, 2018

This year marks the centenary of the end of WW1 and to mark this a team of 5 Country Sports Enthusiasts will embark on the physically and emotionally tough challenge […]

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Strongyle Worm Testing in Shooting Season

September 19, 2018

Now that the Shooting Season is well underway, the Game Keepers are keen to test and what the Strongyle worm population is in the shot grouse. Trichostrongylus tenuis (the Strongyle […]

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Grouse – Go On Give It A Try

September 12, 2018

Healthy, Nutritious, Ethical, Environmentally Friendly yes Grouse falls into this description. NYMMO works to promote and encourage eating game through many outlets. We are now supplying restaurants, hotels, butchers and […]

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Helping Daddy at Work

August 20, 2018

Estates that run driven Grouse shoot days employ additional staff known as “Picker Ups” these individuals have a team of dogs that work throughout the area around the Grouse Butts […]

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