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British Horse Society announced as Bolesworth International's Charity of the Year

12 Jan 2015

Bolesworth InternationalThe British Horse Society has been revealed as Equestrian Charity of the Year at Bolesworth International – one of showjumping's biggest and brightest new shows.

Having attained prestigious four-star international status, many of the world's leading riders are expected to compete in the stunning grounds of Bolesworth Castle in Cheshire – home of the Barbour family for more than 150 years – from June 18-21.

“This summer’s event promises to be even more exciting than last year, cementing our position as one of the major international equestrian events and creating a firm date in the summer calendar. We are delighted to have The British Horse Society involved as our equestrian charity and are excited to be working in partnership with them,” commented Nina Barbour, Event Director for Bolesworth International.

The 2015 event promises to be another unmissable four days of high-class sporting action with more than £250,000 in prize money on offer, in addition to displays, activities for all the family, the best in food, fashion and lifestyle, plus an array of shops and trade stands.

The BHS will be on site throughout the event raising awareness and fundraising to support vital charitable work throughout 2015.

Laura Pepper, Fundraising Director at the BHS says: "We’re very excited to be a part of Bolesworth International and thrilled that they selected us to be their Equestrian Charity of the Year.

"As the show continues to grow, attracting exciting competition and a great audience, we are going to enjoy talking about all of the charitable work that the BHS does to help horses and riders at all levels in this fantastic arena."

Bolesworth 2015 will be a must-watch event, providing box office entertainment as it continues to go from strength to strength.

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