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Page last updated on Wednesday, 29 July, 2020 3:24 PM

'The Chipperfield Ranges'

Photograph gives a panoramic view of The Chipperfield Ranges, Redhill, Maer, Baldwin's Gate, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 5EA.

The above photograph gives a panoramic view of The Chipperfield Ranges, Baldwin's Gate, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 5EA.

 

Range Standing Orders And Code Of Conduct

All users of the The Chipperfield Ranges, Baldwin's Gate, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 5EA, must be aware of and comply with the information contained within the Range Standing Orders and Code of Conduct.

 

Link to details of Range Fees

 

What Do I Need To Do To Be Able To Shoot At The Chipperfield Ranges?

In order to shoot at the Ranges you must be a member of an Affiliated Club.

As a member of such a club you can shoot on the Ranges by paying an annual subscription to the Staffordshire Smallbore Rifle Association of £36.00 or paying £5.00 per visit. (For full details see Range Fees)

All users of the The Chipperfield Ranges, Baldwin's Gate, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 5EA, must be aware of and comply with the information contained within the Range Standing Orders and Code of Conduct.

For more details regarding memberships of Affiliated Clubs please contact SSRA Website Manager

 

Links To Other Websites

The Staffordshire Smallbore Rifle Association's website (www.staffordshire-sra.org.uk) contains links to other websites of interest.  However, once you have selected any of the links in order to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over any other website.  Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites, and such sites are not governed by our own privacy statement.

 

Edward John Chipperfield

'What's in a name?' I hear you say. More pertinently, just who was the Edward John Chipperfield who will be forever associated with the splendid Chipperfield Ranges, located at Baldwin's Gate?

Intrigued? Then indulge yourself in this brief insight into Edward John Chipperfield - 'The Porthill Sniper' - His WW1 Escapade.

In addition to the above, Staffordshire Smallbore Rifle Association is delighted to have received a selection of photographs relating to Edward John Chipperfield, which detail his involvement within the sport of smallbore rifle shooting in Staffordshire.

To view a selection of the photographs, which includes photographs of various awards presented to Mr. Chipperfield, please visit the Edward John Chipperfield - A Selection of Photographs webpage.

 

Latest News

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Latest Results for NSRA Inter-County Leagues banner.

Results Update: NSRA (680) Inter-County Air Pistol League - Division 3 - 2019/2020 - Rounds 7, 8 and 9

The NSRA (680) Inter-County Air Pistol League - Division 3 - 2019/2020 - Rounds 7, 8 and 9 - Staffordshire County Team Results are now available to view online.

 

Monday, 27 July, 2020 7:43 PM

Latest Results for NSRA Inter-County Leagues banner.

Results Update: NSRA (660) Inter-County Air Rifle League - Division 3 - 2019/2020 - Rounds 7, 8 and 9

The NSRA (660) Inter-County Air Rifle League - Division 3 - 2019/2020 - Rounds 7, 8 and 9 - Staffordshire County Team Results are now available to view online.

 

SSRA Guidance For The Reopening Of Baldwin's Gate Outdoor Ranges Only - Issued 15th June 2020

After a lot of discussions, the Staffordshire Smallbore Rifle Association has decided to open the outdoor ranges only for shooting, to begin from Monday 29th June 2020.

Please be aware that due to social distancing at the present time we have to allocate the times when you are able to attend Baldwin’s Gate. Only turn up for your allocated time.

For full details, please visit the News Page of this website.

 

NSRA Guidance For The Re-Opening Of Shooting Clubs - (Updated 1st June 2020)

Thursday, 4 June, 2020 1:06 PM

Shown below is the latest guidance issued by the NSRA in respect of the possible re-opening of shooting clubs.  The original article appeared on the NSRA website.

NSRA Guidance For The Re-Opening Of Shooting Clubs - (Updated 1st June 2020)

 

NSRA Guidance For The Re-Opening Of Shooting Clubs - (Issued 13th May 2020)

Sunday, 17 May, 2020 8:06 PM

Shown below is the latest guidance issued by the NSRA in respect of the possible re-opening of shooting clubs.  The original article appeared on the NSRA website.

NSRA Guidance For The Re-Opening Of Shooting Clubs - (Issued 13th May 2020)

 

Staffordshire Smallbore Rifle Association Protocol Regarding Coronavirus - Latest Update March 21, 2020

Saturday, 21 March, 2020 12:55 PM

As from today - Saturday, 21 March 2020 - the whole of the Chipperfield Ranges Complex at Baldwins Gate will remain closed until further notice.

This is an amendment to the original Range Closure Protocol published on this website on Tuesday 17th March 2020, and supersedes all previous versions.

This course of action has been taken in direct response to the ongoing threat posed by the Coronavirus.

Staffordshire Smallbore Rifle Association will continue to review the situation, and if things change you will be informed as soon as possible.

The well-being and protection of all our shooters, and all those who attend the ranges is of paramount importance.

Anyone found using these ranges during this time of enforced closure will be doing so illegally, and will be reported to the police.

Staffordshire Smallbore Rifle Association apologises for any inconvenience caused.  Any further updates will be posted on this website as soon as possible.

Keep safe and well.

 

Staffordshire Smallbore Rifle Association Protocol Regarding Coronavirus

Tuesday, 17 March, 2020 4:40 PM

As from today - Tuesday 17th March 2020 - the Indoor 10 Metres Air Weapons Range (which is located at The Chipperfield Range, Baldwins Gate) will be closed until mid-April 2020, when the situation will be reviewed.

Additionally, if you wish to shoot on the outdoor range, you must leave one firing point clear from other shooters. This protocol will also be reviewed if things change.

This course of action has been taken in direct response to the ongoing threat posed by the Coronavirus.

The well-being of all who attend the range is of paramount importance.

SSRA apologises for any inconvenience caused. Any further updates will be posted on this website as soon as possible.

Keep safe and well.

 

Medals And Memorabilia

The above photographic montage shows a selection of Staffordshire County Association Medals, and a ceramic Staffordshire Rifle Association Centenary Mug.

The above photographic montage shows a selection of Staffordshire County Association Medals, and a ceramic Staffordshire Rifle Association Centenary Mug.

 

It's time for another trip down Memory Lane, as we unearth a few items of interest from days gone-bye.

Just what are the items pictured above, and what is their relevance to the Staffordshire Smallbore Rifle Association?

The two images of medals shown at the bottom of the montage, as shown above, are of two new additions to the collection.

All can now be revealed by visiting the Medals and Memorabilia section of the website.

 

Staffordshire Smallbore Rifle Association Blazer Badge

Staffordshire Smallbore Rifle Association Blazer Badge

This beautifully created cloth blazer badge, with silver bullion wire detailing upon a blue background, depicts the Stafford Knot with the words 'Staffordshire Smallbore Rifle Association' encompassing the central design.  This striking design is mounted on a black background to further enhance the badge.

If you would like to purchase one of these very desirable badges, please visit the News webpage for full details.

 

Check The Location Of The Chipperfield Ranges Using The Interactive Google Map

You can now plan your route to the Chipperfield Ranges by using the embedded Google Map, which can be found on the Contact and Location Details webpage, also on the Facilities webpage.

 

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News From Around The Clubs

In this section of the website, Clubs which are affiliated to the Staffordshire Smallbore Rifle Association may submit a brief item of news, which will then be considered for inclusion on the SSRA website.

If your Club has any potentially newsworthy items (other than the usual club-specific day-to-day items) that you may wish to be considered, then please contact the SSRA Website Manager.

 

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