FAQs

Are you close to me?

Probably. We will organise as much or as little as you like.  It takes less than 50 minutes by train to Bedford from Central London. By car, Birmingham is just over an hour away with Northampton, Luton, Peterborough & Cambridge being well within an hour. Milton Keynes & Bedford are within 30 minutes.

What clothes should I wear

Outdoor clothes − nothing too flashy although you will not be getting muddy or anything.

What safety record do you have?

Since 1991 (when we opened) we have had only one guest involved in an incident requiring hospital treatment − a full recovery was quickly made.

What public liability do you have?

£5,000,000 – For more information please contact us.

Can I have a risk assessment?

With pleasure − ring Tess on 01234 707002 or email us your request. Contact us for more information.

How long does an event last?

As long as you want it to − events can be created in any mix of activities for whatever period of time.

What time do we start?

Whenever. We don´t stipulate arrival and finish times − we just create an itinerary that suits your requirements.

How many people do we need?

Most groups contain at least four people but we will happily create days for any number up to 200 guests.

Does everyone stay in one group?

Not usually, the maximum (due to safety) in one group is six. Groups with more than six will be rotated around the activities so that everyone has a good go on all activities throughout the day.

How do we find you?

Click here for full details of our location, with maps. Our address is Sporting Targets Ltd, Knotting Lane, Riseley, Bedfordshire, MK44 1BX

Is instruction included?

All activities are overseen by a suitably qualified instructor.

Will we be with other groups?

Each event is run solely for you and your guests − whether you number 6 or 60 − we do not mix groups.

Can you provide food?

If you wish, we can provide bacon rolls on arrival, buffet or bbq dinners or anything up to a four course gourmet dinner. See our Hospitality section.

Is it all on one site?

All activities are held within our Bedfordshire complex (outside events can be accommodated upon request)

What activities do you offer?

We are primarily a clay shooting ground (the finest in the UK) but also have a 4×4 Off Road Course, Quad biking, archery, air rifles  etc etc.

How much does it cost?

It varies greatly depending on the number of guests but in general events can start from £25 per head up to a maximum of £300 per head + VAT

What makes you different from everyone else?

We provide events where people can genuinely relax and enjoy themselves− to us, guests having fun in safe surroundings is the key to a well run day − not making everything regimented and unfriendly.

Where do I go from here?

If you are interested in what we have to offer please contact us. We will be able to provide quotations, advice on itineraries and answer any further questions you might have.

What happens if it rains?

We have some waterproofs, umbrellas and overcoats available although there are plenty of pagodas around the complex to shelter in.