16 July 2014
A powerful coalition of equine welfare charities and countryside organisations has welcomed the move for Parliament to debate solutions to the illegal fly grazing of horses through a Private Members Bill launched in the House of Commons
6 June 2014
The outstanding effort of Shropshire County Council in creating the Humphrey Kynaston Way has been recognised with an award from The British Horse Society, the UK’s largest equine charity.
19 May 2014
A new toolkit launched by The British Horse Society will help to get historic bridleways and off-road riding routes in England and Wales recorded on the definitive map before they become at risk of being lost.
28 Apr 2014
The Canal and River Trust has issued a consultation on the use of towpaths in order to create a National Towpath Use policy. The policy aims to improve the experience for towpath users in England and Wales, and attract more visitors to share, use and...
1 Apr 2014
Britain’s leading equine welfare organisations and charities are gathering together under one roof at the Aintree Grand National meeting to raise awareness of welfare issues in the wider equine population.
27 Mar 2014
The BHS and BEF are delighted to be developing a new partnership forged to further develop the scope of offering for the 26+ age group, after a Sport England funding review.
31 Jan 2014
As the celebrations begin for the Chinese Year of the Horse, by a cruel irony, Britain’s horses and ponies are likely to be facing the worst twelve months in living memory.
This warning comes from The British Horse Society, one of Britain&rsqu...
28 Jan 2014
A Welsh Bill providing local authorities with the tools to combat fly grazing, abandonment and the straying of horses comes into force today. But while charities welcome the decisive action of Wales, they fear this could mean real trouble for England
27 Nov 2013
The need for urgent Government action to end the neglect of thousands of horses by addressing the illegal and unacceptable practice of fly grazing in England was the subject of a recent Westminster Hall debate - but Defra has been reluctant to act.
13 Nov 2013
The BHS, RSPCA, Redwings Horse Sanctuary, World Horse Welfare, HorseWorld and Blue Cross have welcomed the passing of the Control of Horses (Wales) Bill by the Welsh Government, and call for the rest of the UK to follow suit.
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