Lydd Rifle Club
Due to a large interest in new membership enquires we are currently not accepting any new members into the club. As soon as this changes we will put a notice up here.
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List of Committee members and email addresses
Anyone wishing to become a member or to find out more information about what it entails use this link.
Lydd Rifle Club is formed from a relatively small group of individuals from all walks of life and a broad spectrum of ages who share a common interest in the sport of shooting. Although primarily a full bore rifle club our members enjoy shooting a wide range of weapons including .22rimfire, Gallery rifle (under lever carbines), black powder pistol/rifle, and full bore rifle both sporting and target. We also have a healthy contingent of members dedicated to old military weapons from both World Wars.
We shoot twice a month on Military Ranges at Hythe and Lydd with ranges varying from 25yds to 1,100yds. On occasions we arrange for a day at Bisley for any members who fancy a change of venue and between our shoots get together for a day at a local clay shoot for anyone who is interested. Whilst we take the sport seriously we also try to ensure that everybody has a good enjoyable day. Our aim is to promote to sport of shooting in all its various forms and encourage the safe handling and ownership of firearms by responsible citizens.
We are very pleased to announce that a team from Lydd Rifle Club won the Lord-Lieutenant's Falling Plate that took place as part of the 2016 Hythe Festival.
The winning team consisted of Paul Tamony, Dave Appleton, Dan Fenlon and Andy Rixon.
Here's a link to an article from Kent Online about it.
Can all Members please provide Ian with your full name and date of birth as soon as possible. This is now a requirement of our insurance. Anyone that doesn't provide this will not be covered by the clubs insurance and thus will not be able to shoot with us.
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