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Holiday Closure

Wednesday, 16 March 2016

Please note that our offices in Dublin and Belfast will be closed on Thurs 17 March for St Patricks Day re-opening on Friday the 18 March

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PSNI Announces Fee Increases

Friday, 4 December 2015

The Police Service of Northern Ireland has today announced that the cost for the grant of a firearm certificate is set to increase.  The fee for a five year certificate, from 22 February 2016, will rise from £50 to £98.  
Countryside Alliance Ireland, along with the Gun Trade Guild NI and BASC NI, have been lobbying extensively on behalf of our members and firearm certificate holders in Northern Ireland in respect of the fee increases.  The previously proposed fee increases were significantly higher and CAI worked closely with our partners to reduce these.

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Douglas Butler

Sad passing of Douglas Butler

Monday, 28 September 2015

We are deeply saddened by the sudden loss of CAI Board member and dear friend Douglas Butler.  Douglas was a stouthearted defender of countrysports and a lifelong and passionate shooting man.


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Barney White-Spunner receives the William Brownlow Award

Thursday, 25 June 2015

Mr John Clarke (left) chairman of Countryside Alliance Ireland pictured receiving the William Brownlow award from Mr Paul Pringle (right) on behalf of Barney White-Spunner Executive Chairman of the Countryside Alliance for all his work in relation to lead shot and protecting the rural way of life. at todays press launch of the Great Game Fairs of Ireland at Shanes Castle, County Antrim

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Proposed Dog Control Orders in Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon

Wednesday, 10 June 2015

Draconian dog control measures are being proposed by Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon District Council.  The proposed Order relates to the fouling of land by dogs and the removal of dog faeces.

Countryside Alliance Ireland (CAI) promotes responsible dog ownership and keeping lands tidy for all users.  However, the proposed Orders will apply to ALL land within the Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon District Council boundary.  

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Carly winning presented with her prize last year

Exclusive Offer for CAI Members - Discounted Entry to Shanes Castle Game Fair

Wednesday, 10 June 2015

Countryside Alliance Ireland is delighted to announce that we have procured tickets on behalf of our members to attend the game fair at Shanes Castle on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th June 2015.


We are pleased to be able to offer two adult entry tickets for the price of one; two adults tickets for £10!  

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Lindsay Carlisle - Renowned Stick Maker

Thursday, 4 June 2015


June 3, 2015, peacefully, at home, Derrylee Road, Dungannon, (after a short illness), dearly-loved husband of Andrea, cherished father of Paul and Guy, father-in-law of Claire and Sarah and devoted grandfather of Shannon, Tori, Jamie, Hayden and Zara. 

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Wild Deer Association of Ireland AGM

Monday, 11 May 2015

The Wild Deer Association of Ireland (WDAI) will hold its 34th annual general meeting on Saturday June 6th 2015 in Kilcoran Lodge Hotel, Cahir, Co. Tipperary. Following the meeting a delicious venison banquet will be served, with family members welcome to attend. 

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German Shepherds Missing near Lisburn

Friday, 17 April 2015

Missing Dogs:
We have been advised of a pair of German Shepherds (one dog and one bitch, c. 3 years old) which have recently gone missing from home in the Lisburn - Ballinderry area. 

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Casting for Recovery's three 2015 retreats now open to applications

Monday, 23 February 2015

Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland, the medical charity which offers wellness retreats which combine counselling with fly fishing, invite ladies who have (or have had) breast cancer to apply to join a retreat this year. Retreats will be held at Mount Falcon, Co Mayo in May, Kimbridge on the Test in Hampshire in July and Forbes of Kingennie near Dundee in September.
Attendance is subject to medical clearance and is decided via a ballot. Apply here. The Countryside Alliance is proud to be the founding financial supporter of this incredible charity which gives ladies who have been profoundly affected by cancer the chance to relax on retreat, make new friends and learn the skill of fly casting. It's a magical formula which has been working here in the UK and Ireland for eight years. See for more. 

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