New GTA Director, Simon West, has written an introductory letter to all GTA members outlining his vision for the future of the Association. The message was sent as one of our regular 'email updates' but if you missed this and would also like to read the full version of Simon's letter please click HERE to enter the 'Members' area of our website.
If you would like become a member of the GTA now is the ideal time to complete the Application form.
The GTA has partnered with a number of companies who provide specialist services to our Members.
The full list is available in the 'Members' area of the website. Click HERE to enter.
If you're not currently a GTA Member and would like ot take advantage of these and the many other services we offer, please click HERE to apply for membership.
September 19th, 2018
AN INTRODUCTORY MESSAGE FROM THE GTA DIRECTORGTA Members can view the whole of Simon West's message by clicking HERE...
March 27th, 2018
Meeting with Home Office MinisterRead more...
May 17th, 2018
Temporary RFDs for Game FairsRead more...
May 10th, 2018
Police Scotland National Surrender CampaignRead more...
April 26th, 2018
The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)Read more...
April 12th, 2018
Limited extension of validity of firearm and shotgun certificatesRead more...
In line with the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that comes into force on 25th May 2018, copies of the GTA Privacy Notice and Policy Document are available using the links below.
This year's Gun Trade Dinner takes place on
Thursday 15th November
at the Victory Services Club in London.
This ever popular event, which celebrates the British Gun and Allied Trades, grows year on year and is the ideal place to meet with fellow trade members, entertain customers, staff and friends alike.
Ticket sales are in aid of the GATBS (Gun & Allied Trade Benevolent Society) and may be obtained from Samuel Perry or Karen Codling at the Birmingham Proof House by calling 0121 643 3860.
The organisers are delighted to announce that this year's after dinner speaker will be John Virgo (below).
OLD GUN STANDS FOR SALE
Height - 1500mm
Width of the roof - 1500mm (widest part)
Length - 1900mm
Collection to be arranged from The William Powell Showroom. Banbury, Oxfordshire
£100 each, or by negotiation
Please call 01295 277 197
RETIRED GUNMAKER WISHES TO DISPOSE OF THE FOLLOWING PARTS, MACHINING`S AND FORGINGS.
3 – Bodies
2 – Easy Opening Fore-end Irons (H & H pattern)
2 – Southgate Fore- end Irons
4 – Bodies
3 – Easy Opening Fore – end Irons
5 – Southgate Fore – end Irons
1 - .300 - .375Cal
1 - .400 - .500Cal
Fore – end Iron for each
1 - Pair 12 Gauge x 28” S/S sidelock actions, Proof stage only.LondonProofed. Lever work, strikers, fitted with Easy Opening F/E
1 – Single 12Gauge x 28” S/S sidelock action, Proof stage only. Birmingham Proofed, Lever work, strikers, fitted with Easy Opening F/E
2 – 12 Gauge x 28” matched pair filed barrels, machined lump width 0.395”, 1.095” centre’s, extractors fitted.
2 – 12Gauge x 28” matched pair filed barrels. Westley Richards extension, Machined lump width 0.385”, 1.130” centre’s, extractors fitted.
Bodies and Fore – End machining`s by J. B. Phillipson.
3 – Pairs 12 Gauge Chopper lump tubes
2 – Pairs 12G x 30” Round Bar tubes – dovetail machined
2 – Pairs 12G x 28” Round Bar tubes – dovetail machined
5/16” Concave ribs
H&H pattern Easy Opening spring tubes
Lifters ( cocking bars )
Triggers, Trigger plates, Bolts, Lifters, Top levers, Trigger Guards (adjustable bow length).
Email :- email@example.com
The GTA’s mission is to promote and protect the UK gun trade.
Expert Help and Advice
all relevant Official bodies,
BSSC & other Trade organisations
Transport of Firearms
& Circle Express
Discounted Trade Insurance
through Besso & Jelf
Foreign Exchange Brokers
Advice on Export & Import
Assistance with Overseas Trade
Regular Email Updates
Marketing & PR Support
through the Members List
& social events
at UK Game and Trade Fairs