1 Feb 2013
The BHS has responded to the Department for Transport’s recent consultation on proposals to increase the speed limit for HGVs over 7.5 tonnes on single carriageway roads.
31 Jan 2013
The Equestrian Access Forum (EAF) has launched Making Ways for Horses, a new publication highlighting proposals for the future provision of equestrian access in England.
7 Jan 2013
The British Horse Society is pleased to announce that Claire Aldridge has been appointed as the Society's new Chairman of the Board of Trustees, with Margot Tiffany BHSI rejoining as a member of the Board.
Claire has been an acti...
6 Dec 2012
The British Horse Society has appointed Lynn Petersen as Chief Executive.
Lynn, who has been Chairman of the Society since April of this year, has been the board trustee responsible for the Society’s modernisation programme. With her business...
7 Nov 2012
The British Horse Society has welcomed the opportunity to comment on the Welsh Government’s Draft Road Safety Delivery Plan but is flabbergasted that there is no mention of horse riders or carriage drivers being classed as a vulnerable group.
5 Nov 2012
The UK’s largest equestrian charity, The British Horse Society, has celebrated its 65th birthday.
The Society, which has equine welfare at its heart, was founded on 5 November 1947 with the amalgamation of two organisations – the In...
1 Oct 2012
This year there were three recipients of the honour, Nicki Whittaker, Graeme Baxter and Shirley Nixon.
8 Aug 2012
The BHS is congratulating all members of Team GBR’s dressage squad after they achieved the country’s first ever Olympic dressage medal, in particular Charlotte Dujardin, after turning down the traditional top hat in favour of a helmet.
3 Aug 2012
The British Horse Society (BHS) has published the results of research to determine the effect of self-closing gates on horse riders.
27 July 2012
Horse riders and carriage drivers are being urged to give their views on whether lowering speed limits will make our roads safer.
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