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Blenheim Horse Trials to bid for 2011 European Eventing Championships

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Your Horse, 09 May 2009 09:58

Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials will be bidding to host the 2011 FEI European Eventing Championships and has been awarded National Lottery funding through UK Sport’s World Class Events Programme to assist it in its efforts.  With some of the best equestrian facilities in the world located on British soil, Great Britain is planning to host a number of Major ...

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Blenheim Horse Trials to bid for 2011 European Eventing Championships

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Your Horse, 09 May 2009 09:58

Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials will be bidding to host the 2011 FEI European Eventing Championships and has been awarded National Lottery funding through UK Sport’s World Class Events Programme to assist it in its efforts.  With some of the best equestrian facilities in the world located on British soil, Great Britain is planning to host a number of Major ...

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New, bigger CWG store opens its doors in Melton Mowbray

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Your Horse, 22 May 2008 16:50

On Tuesday May 27, Store Manager Helen Parr and her team will welcome customers into CWG’s recently relocated Melton Mowbray store. The new store is bigger, brighter and has been fitted out to provide a more extensive choice of farm, equestrian, pet and lifestyle products.  The relocated store will not only provide Leicestershire farmers, equestrian and lifestyle shoppers with a wider ...

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Jive Pony and Police Ride joins jumping and showing at the Suffolk Show

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Your Horse, 16 May 2008 11:05

This year’s Suffolk Show, May 28-29, promises an equine extravaganza with new equestrian displays and nearly 300 showing, show jumping and heavy horse classes. The magnificent Equimax Metropolitan Police Activity Ride will take centre stage in the Show’s Grand Ring. This is the first time this prestigious display has ever performed at the Suffolk Show. The display features eight horses and riders whose ...

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Increase awareness for safe off-road riding during BHS Access Week

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Your Horse, 13 May 2008 16:45

The British Horse Society Access Week 2008 will take place from May 16-26, highlighting the work of BHS staff and volunteers and raising awareness and money for Access campaigns. Access Week is an annual event to raise awareness of access issues and the work being done by BHS staff, volunteers and Affiliated Bridleways Groups on behalf of riders across the UK. ...

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Sunshine welcome for return of international jumping at Royal Windsor

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Your Horse, 13 May 2008 11:47

Brilliant sunshine and record temperatures set the seal on a glorious Royal Windsor Horse Show 2008 with huge crowds enjoying five days of superb competition. The traditional start to the outdoor show season was given a boost this year with the return of international show jumping after 10 years. Fourteen senior British riders lined up against competitors from eight countries ‑ ...

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PolyJumps Mini Blocks prove a useful schooling and flatwork aid

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Your Horse, 09 May 2008 13:32

The latest new product from PolyJumps is the handy Mini Block, with dimensions of 220mm x 180mm x 100mm. The Mini Blocks are suitable for ridden work or exercise from the ground and have proved particularly useful for improving co-ordination in young horses. Elevation and flatwork also benefit from this gymnastic tool which is invaluable in any yard. So, with a little planning, ...

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Royal Windsor to host BHS master classes and lecture demos

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Your Horse, 09 May 2008 09:39

The first ever BHS Master Class and Lecture Series to be hosted by Royal Windsor Horse Show will take place between Thursday 8th May – Sunday 11 May covering all aspects of horse care, training and sport. The programme will take place in the Copper Arena on all four days and among the highlights will be a master class by ...

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The Blue Cross opens first equine rest and retirement centre

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Your Horse, 08 May 2008 17:07

The Blue Cross animal charity has converted its well-known equine centre in Northiam, East Sussex into the charity’s first dedicated centre for permanently retired and resting Blue Cross horses and ponies.  The facility, which was officially opened in April, is perfectly placed in the peaceful Sussex countryside with capacity for up to 30 horses and ponies. It benefits from a central ...

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ILPH to be renamed World Horse Welfare

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Your Horse, 08 May 2008 16:48

The International League for the Protection of Horses (ILPH) has announced that it is changing its name to World Horse Welfare after 81 years. However the charity’s vision of ‘A world where the horse is used but never abused’ remains at the heart of its philosophy. It was felt that the name ‘International League for the Protection of Horses’ or ...

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Deadline approaches for Ragwort Awareness Week submissions

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Your Horse, 08 May 2008 16:19

Following the first Ragwort Awareness Week 0f 2008 in April, the May deadline for submitting reports on your activities to feature in the British Horse Society (BHS) magazine ‘British Horse’ is fast approaching. Anyone who held a Ragwort Pulling Party during the week of April 14-20 is invited to send in a brief report about their event along with any photographs by ...

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