17 Jan 2020
The British Horse Society works tirelessly to protect, improve and create safe off-road routes for equestrians, but we can’t do it all alone! Town and country planning in the UK can have a significant impact on equestrians, but a little underst...
4 Oct 2019
One of the best ways to make sure that your riding clients are in safe hands is to make sure your relevant members of staff hold current DBS checks. This gives not only you, but your client’s peace of mind that their centre is concerned about t...
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....
7 June 2019
Facebook Live – General Meeting Questions
Chief Executive’s Office
Could you outline what the top three priorities are for the BHS in the next six to 12 months?
Our three Strategic Priorities are:
Increase the number of people taking...
18 Feb 2019
It is the intention of the BHS Scottish Training Committee to present the Anne Balfour-Kinnear Training Legacy at the British Horse Society International Convention April 7 - 9 2019.
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.
1 Nov 2016
Horse riders, cyclists and carriage drivers in Wheathampstead have had their off-road routes extended thanks to funding from Sport England and the work of The British Horse Society (BHS) volunteers.
The 420-metre route, which runs along an old tree-l...
22 Sept 2016
A bridleway in Silkstone can now be enjoyed by horse riders and cyclists, thanks to a British Horse Society volunteer.
Gale Jacques, BHS Access and Bridleways Officer for Silkstone, used maps dating back to 1820 to correctly record on the definitive...
11 July 2016
The three riders completed the journey from West Devon to Hampshire on Friday (8th July) to highlight the loss of rights of way for riders.
4 July 2016
A scheme to record pre-wartime bridleways across Hertfordshire has successfully passed its first milestone, saving an historic pathway from being extinguished.
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