William Asprey and our Gunsmith Paul West will be showcasing a handpicked selection of our finest guns at Dallas Safari Club Convention & Expo from 9th – 12th January. Join us at the Dallas Convention Center where there will be silent and live auctions for the world’s finest wilderness experiences and sporting equipment, wildlife displays and exhibitors. Promising to be the most successful convention yet, there will be donations towards the communities benefiting the wildlife conservation, DSC and Dallas Ecological Foundation’s education programs. We will be presenting a variety of sporting shotguns such as 12 and 28 bores including a pair of 20 bores and a 9.3 × 74 double rifle as well as the opportunity to gain expert advice from William Asprey and Paul West. Click here here for more information and tickets
William & Son are proud to announce a collaboration with fine distillery Glenfarclas, coming together to create a bespoke rifle and shotgun cleaning kit containing a rare bottle of Glenfarclas 1963 Family Cask.
As a limited edition of 20, the handcrafted cleaning kits have been designed and manufactured in house by British artisans. Boasting sterling silver cups, the finest cleaning rods, wooden handled brushes, brass hardware and bridle-hide leather holders, as well as a distinctive circular brass perfect for engraving each generation’s initials.
Both businesses, family run, have designed and produced the kit with a discerning eye to quality and innovation and a knowledge of practicality and tradition. With the importance of honouring ones heritage, this unique cleaning kit encapsulates the significance of a precious keepsake which can be cherished and passed down from generation to generation.
The cleaning kit (pictured below) retails at £7,500. For more information please email firstname.lastname@example.org
William & Son are excited to be exhibiting at this year’s CLA Game fair, taking place at Ragley Hall 19th-21st July 2013.
Set in the Warwickshire Countryside, the Game Fair is a prestigious platform for country sports and activities; it is the place for shooting enthusiasts. With various types of shooting on display, you can compete, take part, see international competitors in action, and shop for the very best gifts.
William & Son will be on Gunmakers Row, presenting a selection of our Men’s and Women’s country clothing from traditional action back jackets, breeks and waistcoat, to luxurious cashmere hats, snoods and colourful pocket squares. Visitors will have the chance to browse our exclusive game fair selection of discounted products with reductions of up to 70% where you will no doubt grab a bargain!
We will also be exhibiting our hand crafted guns and rifles which demonstrate the finest of craftsmanship and quality, presenting an unparalleled combination allied to British artistry.
Visit us on Gunmakers Row at stand no: FO565
Friday 19th July – Sunday 21st July
On Thursday 23rd May our friends at GunsOnPegs are hosting a Gunmaker’s Evening at The Dorchester Hotel. We will be exhibiting some of our finest guns alongside some of the world’s greatest names in gunmaking.
Paul West, William & Son Gun Maker and Magda Kolodziejczyck, Country Clothing Buyer will be on hand to welcome GunsonPegs guests and share stories and interests over champagne and canapes. Whether you are looking for a new bespoke gun or pair of guns our team will be happy to advise or swap shooting stories!
Continuing on our firm friendship with Lime Wood, William & Son are offering a bellini for each guest when booking a table Monday – Friday at the newly opened Hartnett Holder & Co. Just quote ‘William & Son’ when booking.
With famed chefs Angela Hartnett, Luke Holder and their team, guests can take advantage of a menu bestowing Italian influenced forest dishes mixed with English classics.
After an extensive makeover by interior designer du jour, Martin Brudnizki (Le Caprice, Corrigans, Hix, Scotts, J.Sheekey Oyster Bar), this relaxed but sophisticated hotel will allow guests to sink back and enjoy the peaceful glamour set in the heart of the New Forest.
The restaurant will feature an inspired collection of art put together by Carl Freedman from the Hoxton gallery bearing his name.
To take up this exclusive offer Book Here and quote ‘William & Son’ in the comments box, or via phone on 02380 287 167.