13 Mar 2019
Lynn Petersen, Chief Executive of The British Horse Society (BHS) has announced her retirement, following a long and successful career of more than 40 years in both commerce and charity.
6 Mar 2019
The International Competition Grooms Group (ICGG) has been launched to support any groom that works at international level competitions, whether in the UK or abroad.
With representatives from each international circuit, the Group gives the opportu...
14 Jan 2019
Whilst encounters between horses and gritting lorries are fairly infrequent, the nature of these vehicles with flashing lights and the noise from the spreading equipment is not familiar to most horses. This may cause the horse to react in a way that ...
3 Dec 2018
BHS Scotland supports research on the economic impact of equines in Scotland.
26 Nov 2018
Business Rates is still a hot topic for riding schools and livery yards. The 2017 rateable values resulted in a disproportionate rise in Business Rates for many BHS Approved Centres.
25 Oct 2018
The BHS is set to host a charity flat race at Newbury Racecourse on Thursday 8 November. The race will see 10 jockeys head to the starting line for the first time in aid of the BHS’s charity appeals.
22 Aug 2018
Keep your diary free on 8 November to join The BHS for our inaugural charity race, followed by a full day of cracking racing at Newbury Racecourse!
30 May 2018
Endurance GB member Vicky Hodgkiss is the first rider to complete the 70km Platinum Challenge.
12 Apr 2018
Horse owners across Scotland are invited to the annual Scottish Equine Welfare Conference (11 May) which will be held at the Weipers Centre Equine Hospital, Glasgow and will this year focus on ‘Keeping the Modern Equine’.
29 Jan 2018
Racing Welfare has introduced a Welfare Officer, Lucy, working across Scotland to ensure that industry staff receive support to navigate life challenges such as accidents and injuries, mental health and wellbeing, money matters, relationships and ret...
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