Monthly Archives: December 2014

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All about: Alan Paine

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In the latest in our series looking at the history behind the brands we sell we take a look at Alan Paine clothing, which we’ve stocked for a couple of years now. Alan Paine was funded in 1907 when William Paine established a knitwear brand in his hometown of Godalming, Surrey, and called it Paines Continue Reading →

What to do on Boxing Day?

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With Christmas come and passed once again we’re into that period of leisure between Christmas and New Year — so how do you plan on spending the first of those days? Boxing Day is always a busy day on the calendar, with events taking place up and down the country, and the vast majority of Continue Reading →

Merry Christmas from us all here at FFF

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It’s Christmas at last, so it’s only right that we wish you a very merry Christmas from us all here at Fur, Feather & Fin! Thank you all for your festive orders  – we hope you’ve been delighted with any Fur, Feather & Fin gifts you’ve found under your tree this morning and have been Continue Reading →

Five top pheasant shooting memories

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Shooting UK editor Robin Scott has compiled a list of his top ten pheasant shooting memories, and we enjoyed it so much we thought we’d share a sample with you. He’s managed to distil five decades of shooting into just a thousand or so words, which is some feat, and means he’s had to think Continue Reading →

Fly fishing: Syndicate shares up for sale

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The right to fish on a stretch of the world famous River Test in Hampshire is up for grabs as we approach Christmas. That’s because several shares in a fly fishing syndicate based near the village of Timsbury have been put on the market. The syndicate has rights to fish at a productive chalk stream Continue Reading →

For sale, Scotland’s smallest grouse moor

auchyle farm

An estate affectionately known as Scotland’s smallest grouse moor has been put up for sale as we come to the end of the season. The charming Auchyle Farm lies in the shadow of the Menteith Hills, enjoys some of Scotland’s most beautiful scenery and also boasts a small but perfectly formed grouse moor. From the Continue Reading →

Dogs Trust creates dog advent calendar

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The Dogs Trust has created a dog themed advent calendar which involves a dog of the day being revealed each and every day in the lead up to Christmas. The calendar has been created as a way of raising awareness of the Trust, which rehomes dogs all over the UK. The dogs involved in the Continue Reading →

FESTIVE RECIPE: Roast Pheasant with Chestnut Stuffing

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Every year people hosting guests for Christmas face the same dilemmas — what to serve and how to serve it — so we decided we’d offer some advice! Like many people we find that serving turkey each year can be a bit boring, and we like a bird with a bit more flavour. Fortunately, there’s Continue Reading →

Early appearance for frog spawn

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Frog spawn has been spotted five months early in Britain this year, thanks to the mild winter weather we’ve been having. The news comes after the Woodland Trust recorded the earliest instance of frogspawn being spotted in nearly a decade, which is believed to have been caused by the recent mild weather. The frog spawn Continue Reading →

All about our brands: Seeland

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We stock plenty of fantastic branded goods at Fur, Feather and Fin and thought it was high time we started putting the spotlight on some of them! So we’ve decided to do a series of articles explaining the history of the brands we sell — starting with Seeland! We stock the company’s sporting sweaters, neoprene Continue Reading →