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
In 2014, we're proud to be running the first of the BHS Instructor of the Year, Lifetime Achievement Awards. Check out the shortlist and cast your vote by 5pm on 13 August 2014.
2 June 2014
Everyone from private horse owners through to managers of large commercial establishments were provided with key advice on protecting their animals from disease at our 2014 Welfare Conference in partnership with SAC Consulting Veterinary Services.
17 Mar 2014
Our Access and Bridleways Officers and Affiliated Equestrian Access Groups worked harder than ever in 2013 on behalf of all equestrians, to ensure that riders and carriage drivers have safe off-road routes to ride and carriage drive on.
18 Dec 2013
The British Horse Society is sorry to report that John Hall FBHS passed away in Spain on 15 December after a short illness.
29 Nov 2013
The British Horse Society says the unfortunate incident that led to the conviction of Jessica Mills for throwing her whip at a passing vehicle highlights the importance for all road users to be considerate to each other’s needs.
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.
17 Sept 2013
Commodore Jock Alexander, Commanding Officer of Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton, welcomed guests to a Rider Engagement Day, organised in conjunction with The British Horse Society, where senior aviators from RNAS Yeovilton exchanged information abo...
5 July 2013
The horse and farming community’s longstanding concerns about sky lanterns (also known as Chinese lanterns) have been highlighted by the recent terrible fire at a recycling plant in Birmingham.
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