21 Sept 2018
Our Chief Executive, Lynn Petersen has a passion for horses and in her spare time loves riding her own horse, Teddy.
Unfortunately, she was involved in a horse riding accident over the weekend, and suffered a number of broken bones. Lynn is in good s...
12 Apr 2018
The 2018 Randox Health Grand National Festival at Aintree Racecourse will once again see Britain’s leading equine welfare organisations and charities come together to highlight the welfare factors which affect Britain’s horses.
29 Mar 2018
Michael Edward George Tucker
30 November 1944 – 28 March 2018
We are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Mike Tucker.
Lynn Petersen, Chief Executive of The British Horse Society said; “Mike Tucker was a dear friend of the BHS and...
8 Mar 2018
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.
17 Jan 2018
In the February edition of British Horse we caught up with Catherine Roche, Chief Executive of children’s mental health charity, Place2Be.
5 Nov 2017
The British Horse Society (BHS) is delighted to announce a special moment in the history of the charity –it’s turning 70 this November.
3 Nov 2017
The largest equestrian charity in the UK has been named as the Charity of the Year at the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials 2018.
21 July 2017
In response to the statement issued by the BEF Board yesterday, we would like to provide some clarification on the position of the Founding Members of the Federation.
Last week, prior to the BEF Council Meeting on Wednesday 12 July, the Chairs...
The new Trustees who will be joining The British Horse Society’s (BHS) board are: Sam York, Diane Tranter, Ken Law and Jane Domhill.
7 June 2017
BBC Broadcaster Lizzie Greenwood-Hughes echoed the thoughts of many riders while speaking at the BHS’s Real Horsepower Safety Conference, held at the Royal Veterinary College on 6 June.
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