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The Gun Trade Association is the UK’s officially recognised body representing the sporting, recreational and professional gun trade.

With over 600 members, its mission is to promote and protect the industry at all levels.

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HOLTS / GTA FUNDRAISING AUCTION
14th DECEMBER 2017

The Holts / GTA Fundraising Auction
was a huge success!

Grateful thanks go to all those who made such generous donations and to those who bid for the Auction Lots.

Particular thanks go to Nicholas Holt and his wonderful team whose hard work, dedication and professionalism enabled us to raise the funds needed to continue protecting our trade. 


Holts and the Gun Trade Association have a long history of co-operation. The GTA was formed from the Armourers Association and has been protecting and promoting the civilian gun trade in the UK since 1912.

 
Holts, under the direction of its founder Nick Holt, has been sourcing, and selling, fine firearms since its inception in 1993.

The GTA has been giving guidance to Holts, as a member of the GTA, on firearms legislation and export and import procedures since Holts ran their first Auction.

Now, the two companies are coming together to undertake a fund raising exercise to address the complicated issues of where the UK will find itself when Brexit finally takes hold. 

The GTA has contacts with all the major Ministries in the UK which are involved with Brexit but, in these very uncertain and complex times, further funds are needed to continue the work that has brought successes over many years.

These funds will be used for research, and to continue with the lobbying of the Authorities, the EU and both Houses of Parliament, thus helping to assure the future for Holts, their clients and the wider gun trade.

For further details or for information on how to donate, please contact:
Chris Beaumont (Holts)
Tel: 01485 542 822
Email: Chris@holtsauctioneers.com
                                                          John Batley (GTA)
Tel: 01684 291 868
Email: John@gtaltd.co.uk

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The HOLTS / GTA  fund raising Auction took place on 14th December in London.

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December 2017 Edition

The latest edition of the GTA Newsletter will be available on-line next week.

Members will receive a link to the Newsletter via one of our regular Email Updates

Members of the GTA can also view copies of previous issues by visiting the 'Members' area of the website and choosing the 'Archive' option.  

 

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The next Council meeting will take place in March 2018. 

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