18 Feb 2021
It’s been six weeks since the new regulations for moving horses to and from the EU came into effect and the team at British Equestrian felt it would be helpful to provide an update on how the new processes are working in practice, some of the difficu...
17 Feb 2021
People celebrating Chinese New Year are being urged to do so without setting off sky lanterns as figures show lanterns are still causing the deaths of horses and livestock as well as posing a real fire risk.
The NFU and The British Horse So...
3 Feb 2021
The British Horse Society is extremely saddened to learn of the passing of our former Chairman, Pat Campbell. Pat was a true equestrian with an unparalleled dedication to horses, and her loss will be felt by all who knew her.
Few people can claim to...
26 Jan 2021
It is the intention of the BHS Scotland Training Committee to present the Anne Balfour-Kinnear/ARC Training Legacy in 2021.
The British Horse Society (BHS) and the University of Bristol are asking members of the public not to feed any horses they may encounter whilst out and about.
22 Jan 2021
Whether it’s on a bridleway, byway or elsewhere, research shows that exercising in green space makes us healthier and happier. Many of us have found comfort in exercising in open green spaces and nature since COVID-19 restrictions were introduc...
13 Jan 2021
Hardsough Lane and Iron Gate Lane leading to the village of Irwell Vale, link Edenfield with Helmshore and have been used by horse riders since at least the 1970s, cyclists since the 1980s and by vehicular traffic up to about the 1990s.
The route, w...
17 Dec 2020
Despite the challenges of 2020, I’m delighted to let you know that our success in meeting our charitable objectives continues unabated. Because of the support each of you contributes through being a member, supporter and volunteer we have been able t...
16 Nov 2020
New statistics released by The British Horse Society (BHS) show road incidents involving horses and vehicles are continuing to rise with 1,037 incidents reported to the equine charity over the past year.
The BHS collates incident statistics each ye...
28 Oct 2020
BHS Scotland is urging all Scottish horse and pony owners to apply for their ScotEquine card.
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