Protecting crops and livestock creates the chance of a serious mixed bag, and Rich manages to pick off rabbits, pigeons, rooks and magpies during his outing.

In the second part of the show, Mat Manning reviews BSA’s new flagship PCP, the R-12 CLX Pro. Following on from the R-10, this airgun has big boots to fill, but a new high-performance regulator, monobloc chassis and sidelever action look set to make it another winner from the Birmingham gunmaker.