9 Apr 2018
After a successful first year, which saw more than 1,000 riders take part in events throughout the country, the BHS has announced that its Ride Out UK Month will be returning for May 2018.
5 Apr 2018
Frairs Hill Stables, based near Ryesdale in North Yorkshire, came top of the class at The British Horse Society’s National Riding School Championships held yesterday (4 April).
26 Mar 2018
Calling all yard owners… we want to know about your business rates situation! Almost one year on from the sharp increase in rateable values, and in the latest phase of our business rates campaign, we have launched a short survey to ask you about your...
22 Mar 2018
East of England
Read about the East of England Access Conference and download notes from the day.
8 Mar 2018
Stewart Hastie died suddenly on 21st February 2018, aged 95 years. Stewart, a Scotsman, was a graduate of the University of Glasgow and worked as a veterinary surgeon for 74 years, focussing predominantly on horses throughout his career.
Results of a new pilot study on the effects of rider weight on equine performance, presented at the National Equine Forum on 8 March 2018, show that high rider: horse bodyweight ratios can induce temporary lameness and discomfort.
28 Feb 2018
BREAKING NEWS: The BHS Stage 2 Assessment Day at Calliaghstown Equestrian Centre has been cancelled due to the current adverse weather conditions. We apologise for any inconvenience.
5 Feb 2018
BHS Scotland welcomes new chair Sarah-Jayne Bowers.
1 Feb 2018
‘Britain’s best walks’ were revealed by Julia Bradbury, with the Lake District coming up top. However, the UK’s largest equestrian charity, The British Horse Society, has found that horse riders can only access half of these routes. Of those that can...
12 Jan 2018
Regional Access and Bridleways Officer for the North of England, Sue Rogers, has prepared a review of 2017’s achievements for equestrian access in the region.
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