The Shooting Council is governed by Articles 38 to 43 of the NSRA’s Articles of Association. The Council normally meets three times a year. Its duties include:-
- establishing the rules or conditions for competition,
- making recommendations to the Board of Management on all aspects of the sport of target shooting,
- the determination of Shooting Matters and
- the election of members to serve on the committees established by the Board of Management.
The membership of the Council comprises:
- The Members of the Board of Management
A maximum of nine, elected by the Shooting Council.
Current Administrative Members
M J Chapman A N Gibbons Mrs A J Millar K I Nash P Jones
Members Nominated by County Associations
One member nominated annually by each NSRA-affiliated County Association (Category C).
Current Nominated Members
Where requested by a Nominated Member, there is an email link to enable shooters and clubs in the County to contact their County's representative.
Aberdeenshire K J Beaton Ayrshire C Fox Bedfordshire A F King Berkshire P G Strong Buckinghamshire Mrs J Nicholl Caithness H Simpson Cambridgeshire D A D Mottram Cheshire & North Wales H C Taylor Cornwall P Ralph Cumbria & Northumbria T F Hodgson Derbyshire S Favell Devonshire D Lemon Dorset A Motson Durham & Cleveland B Lamb Essex Vacant Fife & Kinross I Henderson Forth & Clyde R R Simpson Gloucestershire E Hatcher Hampshire Dr C J Gadsden Herefordshire T Horsfield Hertfordshire K I Nash Isle of Man B T Jones Jersey G Huelin Kent Z Virjee Lancashire P Holdstock Lincolnshire Miss K Andrews London B A Page Lothian J R Buchanan Middlesex M Phipps Norfolk R Broscomb Northants, Leics & Rutland D Poxon Northern Ireland West S D R Kelly Nottinghamshire S Bett Oxfordshire J Sims Perthshire I G Gray Scottish Southern Counties G A Lawson Shropshire R S Heath Somerset S D Jones Staffordshire M B P Willcox Suffolk W H Bond Surrey D Brigden Sussex Mrs E Twyford Ulster Counties (East) Vacant Warwickshire M Doble Wiltshire J Harris Worcestershire D Hargreaves Yorkshire
J R Osborn
A number of organisations and groups are entitled to appoint Invited Observers on a non-voting capacity.
British Field Target Assn Vacant British Pistol Club D A Levene British Schools RA Vacant Civil Service Sports Council TSA Mrs L Martin Disability Target Shooting GB Mrs M Pankhurst English SSU M T White National Crossbow Federation Vacant Police Sport UK D A D Mottram Preparatory Schools RA Mrs M Eveleigh Scottish SRA I Thomson Women’s Rifle Vacant
Air Training Corps C Eveleigh Army RA A Fox Council for Cadet Rifle Shooting R Bruce Royal Air Force SAA P Upham Royal Naval Reserve RA Vacant Royal Navy & Royal Marines TRA R Brown Sea Cadet Corps B M Madden Territorial Army RA R Bruce