14 Feb 2020
A vibrant, well-qualified Board is vital to the success of The British Horse Society. Now is your chance to volunteer your professional and personal skills to lead and govern the BHS as a trustee. Alongside your fellow trustees, you would help t...
22 Jan 2020
In 2019, our #WelfareWednesday posts had a reach of well over 1.7 MILLION raising awareness of key Welfare issues. Here we celebrate the successes of various other Welfare projects and initiatives achieved last year.
We held 6 He...
19 Dec 2019
It has been 20 years since the launch of the BHS Challenge Rides, and it's safe to say these last few years have been full with adventure and 2020 looks to be an exciting year. This Christmas is the perfect opportunity to treat yourself and your lov...
22 Nov 2019
The BHS 2019 Annual Awards were held at Saddlers’ Hall on Friday 22 November. These awards recognise the achievements an individual, group or organisation has made across the Society. This could be securing new equestrian access, improving eque...
14 Nov 2019
In support of this year’s Road Safety Week (18 – 24 November) The British Horse Society (BHS) has launched a new safety video as part of its ‘Dead? Or Dead Slow?’ campaign.
The new safety video features the BHS’s Direc...
30 Aug 2019
Meet our amateur jockeys before they head to the starting gate for a mile long race on the flat in aid of the BHS’ charity appeals.
Support your favourite jockey(s), and their preferred causes, by donating on their individual fundraising pages....
21 Aug 2019
Ever wondered about what it takes to be a jockey? The riders for our Newbury Charity Race are about to find out the hard way...
To help raise funds for the BHS, 12 keen riders have opted to take up the reins to compete in a one mile flat race at Ber...
7 Aug 2019
The BHS Platinum Riders are those who choose to ride 70km and raise at least £70 to help every UK horse and rider have somewhere safe to ride off-road. By taking to the saddle, our Platinum Riders are directly improving the safety of UK riders ...
14 Mar 2019
Alarming new statistics have revealed nearly two horses a week are being killed on UK roads, with over 845 incidents involving horses and drivers reported to The British Horse Society last year.
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.
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