Wed, 24 April 2024

Thimbleby Simulated Game Experience in April 2024

Per Gun
Join us for an unforgettable day and evening of simulated clay game shooting, fine dining and camaraderie at the picturesque Thimbleby Shooting Ground on 24th April 2024. This exclusive event, limited to only 10 guns, promises an intimate and exceptional experience for all participants. Whether you're an experienced shooter or a non-shooter, this activity is tailored to provide you with a memorable adventure in the stunning Yorkshire countryside.

COST PER GUN: £650, which includes pre-dinner drinks and dinner.

NON-SHOOTERS: For those who wish to attend without participating in the shoot, the cost is £150, covering pre-dinner drinks and dinner.

  • Breakfast served from 08:00 in the Brook Room at Grantley Hall
  • At 09:00, guests depart from Grantley Hall and are chauffeured in Land Rovers and Range Rovers to the Thimbleby Shooting Grounds, arriving at 10:00
  • Guests will be greeted with an introduction to our hosts for the day, led by Philip Thompson
  • After the guests have drawn their peg numbers, they will be transported to the first drive. Drives one and two will commence, with refreshments being served between each drive
  • For elevenses, we invite you to savour a delightful break in the Bothy. Following that, drives three and four will also begin. All four drives will feature a variety of grouse, pheasant and partridge targets
  • The shoot will conclude with a drink on the moor and an opportunity to chat with Philip Thompson, the head coach. Philip will be delighted to provide any feedback or insights you may seek
  • Following the conclusion of the day's activities, guests will be chauffeured back to Grantley Hall. Later in the evening, pre-dinner drinks will be served in the Norton bar from 19:00, leading to an exclusive private dinner in the Brook Room at 20:00.

Do not miss this opportunity to experience the thrill of simulated game shooting in a stunning setting and indulge in the luxury of Grantley Hall's hospitality. 

Please note that this guest activity is limited to only 10 guns, ensuring an intimate and exceptional experience for all participants. If you are using your own gun, you will be asked to provide your shotgun certificate and share whether you will be shooting 12B or 20B. If you require to hire a gun, there will be a charge of £60.00 for the day. 

For those seeking to make this experience truly unforgettable, a limited number of luxurious rooms and suites are available at Grantley Hall with exclusive room rates on both the 23rd April and 24th April. Do not hesitate to contact our Events Team to enquire about accommodation options. 

For more information and to reserve your place, please contact the team on or 01765 620070. Please note that we require any information about dietary requirements by Wednesday 10th April 2024.

Further dates available for 22nd May 2024. For further details please contact the team on