28 June 2022
Scottish Partnership Against Rural Crime pledges to tackle Equine Road safety, theft and horse interference issues while supporting horse riders and carriage drivers right of safe access to the countryside.
17 June 2022
The British Horse Society (BHS) is urging drivers to humanise horse riders with the launch of it’s ‘Look Out for Laura’ video campaign. This is an extension of the hugely successful ‘Dead Slow’ campaign which the BHS launched in response to the alarm...
8 June 2022
The British Horse Society (BHS), in collaboration with Robert Gordon University and the Electric Vehicle Association (EVA) Scotland, today launched a new report analysing how horses respond to the noise of an electric car.
16 May 2022
The British Horse Society Ireland (BHS) have launched a new (free) guidance resource and video, to support the development of off-road equestrian access in Northern Ireland, and to encourage responsible sharing of public spaces by all who use them.
28 Apr 2022
We are delighted to welcome Catriona Davies to the role to work with horse riders and carriage drivers and support our access representatives across Scotland.
17 Feb 2022
The British Horse Society (BHS) welcomes the UK government announcement (16th February) that the 2026 deadline to register historical paths in England is set to be abolished.
27 Jan 2022
The British Horse Society (BHS) welcomes the new proposed Highway Code changes, following reports of four horses killed on Britain’s roads already this year. This follows 46 equine deaths reported to the charity in the previous year, with an addition...
26 Jan 2022
The guidance for motorists to pass horse riders and horse-drawn vehicles at speeds under 10 mph and allow at least two metres’ space is a significant strengthening to the latest edition of the Highway Code –
25 Nov 2021
Ask your MLA to ensure Horse Riding is included in the NI Greenways Strategy
We’re asking you to contact your Legislative Assembly Member today to ask them to speak out and vote for any access created out of the Greenways Strategy (2016) to pro...
3 Nov 2021
With the increasing need for the public to access the great outdoors, maintaining and increasing access to the great outdoors for vulnerable road users (including walkers, cyclists and equestrians) has never been so important. For horse riders and ca...
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