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Latest news

  • BHS Member Road Safety Campaign Gathers Momentum


    After an accident out hacking resulted in Lancashire based BHS member, Joanne Heys, suffering a fractured skull, and her horse Max a serious knee injury after being hit by a car, she was determined to make local drivers more aware of horses and how t...

  • Cycling Sportive Events 2016 and 2017


    Equestrians and cyclists are both vulnerable road users. The two groups share similar risks when riding on the road, and both need access to more safe off-road riding. Cyclists and horse riders have a statutory right to ride on byways, bridleways and...

  • BHS Lancashire Riders Rights and Responsibilities on the Road


    BHS Lancashire Volunteer Committee proudly hosted their riders rights and responsibilities talk, welcoming over 30 riders from Lancashire and beyond to Farmers Arms, Bispham on 12 October. All attendees received a complimentary Hi-Viz tabard, thanks ...

Next events

  • Oct


    24 Oct 2016 -

    Dressage Clinic with Debbie Jones BHSII


    Join BHS Registered Instructor Debbie Jones BHSII, BD List 1 Judge and Grand Prix Rider, for Dressage Clinics at BHS Approved Oakhanger Riding Centre. Clinics will take place late afternoon/early evening in 45 minute slots. They will be held Indoor ...

  • Nov


    1 Nov - 13 Dec 2016

    Essential Horse Knowledge Certificate Entry Level Course


    Would you like to develop your knowledge of horse care in a friendly environment, with the opportunity to hone your practical skills? How about an evening out doing 'horse stuff' now the dark evenings are sneaking in again? Join in and achieve the B...

  • Nov


    1 Nov 2016 -

    A Pest Control Officers Tale


    BHS Lancashire Volunteer Committee bring you the next in their series of winter talks; 'A Pest Control Officer's Tale: Rats and Other Pests'. As winter approaches, rats tend to move indoors and many find their way into stables, field shelters and fee...

Upcoming courses

  • Eventing with Nick Gauntlett FBHS

    BHS North West focuses on ‘Coaching Eventing', presented by Nick Gauntlett FBHS.

    The following scenarios will be put under the spotlight:

    • Arena eventing - the setting out and use of simulated fences, group course walk and discussion
    • Safety in eventing
    • Assessing potential in the horse and rider
    • The competent amateur with ambition
    • Moving up the grades

    This day is open to everyone but counts as CPD for BHS Accredited Professionals/Registered Instructors.

    £30 for BHS Accredited Professionals/Registered Instructors, £35 to all others.

    Book Online

    Please arrive at 9.30am ready for a 10am start. We hope to have finished by 4pm. Lunch is not provided, catering is available or attendees can bring their own lunch.

    Dates: 07/11/2016

  • Safeguarding and Protecting Children

    Information about The British Horse Society's safeguarding and protecting children training and course dates.

    Dates: 10/11/2016

Upcoming Exams

  • Horse Knowledge Care and Riding Stage 1

    BHS Horse Knowledge, Care and Riding Stage 1 qualification will provide the holder with competencies to apply general principles for the management of horses’ health and well being.

    Dates: 10/11/2016

  • Horse Knowledge Care and Riding Stage 2

    BHS Horse Knowledge, Care and Riding Stage 2 qualification will provide the holder with competencies to apply general principles for the management of horses’ health and well being.

    Dates: Multiple dates available

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