Barry Buddon firing schedule

Marines of 45 Commando Unit  based at RM Condor,  Arbroath in final live firing with their new SA80 A2 rifle at Barrybudden firing range near Arbroath prior to their deployment to Afghanistan.  'Picture ALLAN MILLIGAN  date taken 19th March 2002 (electronic image)
Marines of 45 Commando Unit based at RM Condor, Arbroath in final live firing with their new SA80 A2 rifle at Barrybudden firing range near Arbroath prior to their deployment to Afghanistan. 'Picture ALLAN MILLIGAN date taken 19th March 2002 (electronic image)

Live firing will take place at Barry Buddon training ground as normal throughout the month of August according to the latest timetable produced by the MoD.

Small arms will be discharged every day between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. from August 1 to 22, with the exception of August 8 - 10 and 17, when no firing is scheduled to take place.

Additionally there will be no firing on August 23, 24 and 31.

Firing will take place between 9 a.m. and 11.59 p.m. on August 25 to 29, and between 9 a.m. and 2 a.m. on August 30.

Pyrotechnics will be discharged every day between 12.01 a.m. and 11.59 p.m. every day in August, with the exceptions of August 10, 17 and 24 when it will cease at 2 p.m., 8 p.m. and 3 p.m. respectively.

No pyrotechnics will be discharged on August 19 - 21.

Members of the public are advised that although the above dates and timings are the best indication available at the time of publication, they may change.

If the red flags and / or lights are hoisted, regardless of the above, the public must not enter the training area.