9 Jan 2015
The British Horse Society has expressed its great sadness at the death of Britain’s most successful equestrian Olympian, Richard Meade OBE, on 8 January 2015 after a battle with cancer.
7 Jan 2015
Numerous scandals, lack of enforcement and confusion of the passport system – what is being done to resolve the issues and how important are passports? Emmeline Hannelly reports.
16 Dec 2014
The EU Commission has announced that the European equestrian riding helmet standard BS EN 1384 is to be withdrawn from the Official Journal of the European Union (OJ) at its next publication.
3 Oct 2014
The BHS was sorry to hear of the death of Lady Audrey Townley FBHS, who passed away aged 96 on Tuesday 30 September 2014.
A stalwart of high standards in everything she did, Lady Townley was a popular figure who left a legacy of dedication and enthu...
15 Sept 2014
The British Horse Society was saddened to learn of the death of Robert Hall DBHS in the USA on Saturday 13 September 2014.
Born in Yorkshire to avid hunting parents, Robert joined the BHS in 1949. He completed Badminton in his 20s before becoming th...
22 July 2014
The British Horse Society has launched a major survey supported by Defra to assess levels of awareness and concern about ragwort, a plant that can cause serious, and sometimes fatal harm, to horses.
18 June 2014
The British Horse Society is sad to announce the death of Daniel (Danny) Pevsner FBHS, who has passed away in Israel aged 73.
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...
14 Jan 2014
Lee Hackett, BHS Director of Equine Policy, looks at an insidious side to the current equine welfare crisis - the cheap selling on of 'rescued' and unwanted horses, and their worrying fates.
5 Sept 2013
Tributes have been pouring in for popular Scottish rider and trainer Mary McFarlane, who passed away on Sunday 1 September following a long battle with cancer.
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