Give it a Shot-Your Questions Answered


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Neil McIvor, Event Promoter; Desmond Wilson, The Wilson Group; Callum Clark, Events Officer-AMH; Tricia Browne, Communications Manager-AMH


What is ‘Give It a Shot’? 

Give it a Shot is a clay pigeon shooting partnership event between The Wilson Group and Action Mental Health

The event includes:

9.30: Registration with tea and coffee

10.00: Welcome and briefing

11.00: Give it a shot-40 bird round of clay pigeon shooting

13.00: BBQ

14.00: Archery-5 shots per participant

15.00: Optional 2nd round of Give It A Shot (additional fee)

16.00: Presentation of prizes & draw of raffle

18.00: Finish

 For more info please contact Callum Clark, Events Officer, Action Mental Health: [email protected] or 07891114178 or 27 Jubilee Road, Newtownards, BT23 4YH

 I would like to raise some sponsorship for the charity, where can I get a sponsorship form from?

You can download a sponsorship form by clicking here: or you can contact Callum on the above details

Is there an alternative to registering online at ?

Yes you can register on the morning of the event from 9.30am or you can send a cheque to the above details, made out to AMH prior to the event & your tickets will be posted out to you (pre registering is advised)

I don’t have a gun or ammo: can I still participate in the event?

Yes for an additional fee of £15

I have a gun but do I need a fire arms license?

Yes this is a legal requirement

Is there a specific type of ammo I need to use?

Yes only Fibre Wad Lead or Steel cartridges will be permitted on the day

Will ammo be available on the day?

Yes if you require ammo on the day we can supply this to you priced at £10 for 2 boxes (enough for 1 round of shooting)

Does the 2nd round of shooting count towards the prizes?

Yes it does

How much does the 2nd round of shooting cost?

Additional fee of £10 or £25 if you require the use of a gun & ammo

Is archery included in the price?  

Yes it is

How many shots are included in the archery?

Each participant gets 5 shots per entry however you can have another round for an additional fee of £5.00

I plan to bring family & friends, can they participate in the archery & avail of the BBQ?

Yes of course, for an additional fee of £5 per person for the Archery & £5 per person for a BBQ

Will the archery & BBQ be available all day?

No archery will be available from 2pm-3pm & BBQ will be available from 1pm-2pm

Is there any special guests attending?

Yes NI TV Presenter Pamela Ballantine will be attending from 12.00-14.00

What are the wining prizes for the shooting?

Top Gun of £250

1st of £150

2nd of £100

3rd of £50

Please note only one prize per participant

What are the raffle prizes?

Luxury food hamper from JC Stewarts

Luxury food hamper from CostCutter

Luxury alcohol hamper from Belfast International Airport

Does the archery count towards any of the prizes








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