We are pleased to announce we will be fully reopened on the 17th May 2021 after when the major restrictions are lifted. Currently we are not allowed to mix households or have mixed groups, so training, classroom work and try shoots are heavily impacted reducing our ability to trade effectively. In addition, we are unable to use the bar area to relax and socialise. However, if we were to open under the current restrictions, we would have one hand behind our back, but still have to pay the full outgoings and wages. It’s therefore simply not economically viable for our business to open until the restrictions lifted. You may see other outdoor and indoor ranges open, but we have had to make this decision based upon our own specific circumstances, and phoenix is a very unique place and experience with high overheads. A difficult balance. However, members will be pleased to know we are planning to open the range a week before this time on Monday 10th May just for our members to book and attend to shoot. This is necessary and will aid our staff in training to get up to speed after such a long time out of action.

Major renovations have taken place over the year of lock down to improve our facility and a great deal of money invested. We have not let a single penny of members subscriptions go to waste. We are grateful for all your support in paying your subscriptions at this unprecedented time, thank you. We have also given a discretionary 3 month membership holiday automatically upon members accounts which we hope helps someway to compensating you for loss of range time during this national lockdown.

We are working around the clock to get Phoenix Ready for reopening. Not only will we be COVID ready, but we have the following improvements to our facility:

  • Indoor Practical Target Shotgun Range, stages, doors door windows, rooms….action !
  • Indoor Steel Plate Target Shotgun shooting gallery, auto reset, man V man…speed shooting.
  • Ranges now opening 7 days a week !
  • The members lounge has now more seating and a full-size gentleman’s snooker table, perfect for that pint of ale, wind down in front of the fire to discuss you next gun purchase.
  • Refitted Gun shop for all your gun and accessory purchases.
  • Additional large Armoury built for new stock doubling our capacity.
  • New upgraded modern Turning Target System.
  • Improved and upgraded ventilation System.
  • Upgraded CCTV System, 40 cameras including ANPR for all our safety and security.
  • Upgraded door entry system throughout the building improving the flow of people and the security.
  • Updated booking system, website, and social media sites.
  • In house ammunition manufacturing facility for custom rounds of ammunition.
  • Firing Point Advertising Tablets showcasing all your favourite products.

Things to come in the near future:

  • Now that the MOD ranges are re opened, time to renew our licence for members to fire 600m fullbore rifle, dates will be notified in due course.
  • Online new member induction sessions and training courses with examinations.
  • Firearm maintenance instructional videos and full range of individual firearm spec sheets, along with reloading courses, all on line and within your own user account.


We so look forward to welcoming you to Phoenix Range, it’s been an emotional time, and one in which we could not have survived if not for the wonderful team here that make Phoenix Range what it is, By example we lead.

🇬🇧 UK Indoor Shooting Range

🏆 1st Class Corporate Entertainment

🛠 On-site Gunsmith & Gun Shop

🏆 Hand Crafted Award-Worthy Venue

🇬🇧 Veteran Owned

Our Promise to you:

1) We are closely following and implementing all the latest Government guidelines.

2) Our primary concern remains the safety and welfare of both our customers and our staff.

3) We continue to brief our staff daily to the latest advice

4) We use enhanced health and hygiene practices across all areas of our business, including regular hand washing surfaces and weapons, and protective equipment used by our customers

5) We aim to continue to give all our customers a great experience

Thank you for all your support and loyalty during these challenging times. See you all again soon and we will keep you updated on the pending opening day!

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