What's New

This app has been updated by Apple to use the latest Apple signing certificate.

Improved reading experience
iPhone X support
Bug fixes and other improvements

**We always love to hear your feedback. If you have any comments or queries please contact us at [email protected]**

App Description

Sporting Rifle – the UK’s best monthly magazine for the live quarry shooter.

Popular with stalkers, gamekeepers, vermin controllers, and airgun hunters, Sporting Rifle is full of tips and techniques every month to help you get the most out of your rifle shooting.


Paid for app downloads include one issue of the user’s choice. Free app downloads come with no free issue unless otherwise stated. Within the app users can purchase the current issue and back issues.
Subscriptions are also available within the application. A subscription will start from the next released issue.

Available subscriptions are:
6 months: £18.99/ US$24.99 (6 issues)
12 months: £37.99/ US$47.99 (13 issues)

-The subscription will renew automatically unless cancelled more than 24 hours before the end of the current period. You will be charged for renewal within 24 hours of the end of the current period, for the same duration and at the current subscription rate for the product.
-You may turn off the auto-renewal of subscriptions through your Account Settings, however you are not able to cancel the current subscription during its active period.
-Payment will charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase and any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when a subscription to that publication is purchased.
Bundles of single issues can be also be bought within the application. To use purchased credits, simply click on the issue price and select ‘use credit’. This allows you to purchase back issues at reduced prices.

Users can register for/ login to a pocketmags account in-app. This will protect their issues in the case of a lost device and allow browsing of purchases on multiple platforms. Existing pocketmags users can retrieve their purchases by logging into their account.

We recommend loading the app for the first time in a wi-fi area so that all issue data is retrieved.
If your app will not load past the splash page after a first install or an update please delete and reinstall the app from the App Store

Help and frequently asked questions be accessed in-app and on pocketmags.
If you have any problems at all please do not hesitate to contact us: [email protected]


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iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • November 21, 2011 New version 4.1.1
  • April 05, 2012 New version 4.1.8
  • August 16, 2012 New version 4.2.5
  • August 16, 2012 Price decrease: $3.99 -> FREE!
  • March 08, 2013 New version 4.9.10
  • November 14, 2013 New version 4.9.34
  • July 15, 2014 New version 4.9.58
  • July 11, 2015 New version 4.9.78
  • October 23, 2015 New version 4.9.86
  • August 09, 2016 New version 4.9.97
  • June 13, 2019 New version 6.0.0