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Those were the days - your memories of the last 30 years of riding

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Katy Islip, 05 August 2013 09:00

When we asked Your Horse readers to share their memories of the past three decades on our Facebook page we were inundated with brilliant recollections of riding 'back in the day' - have a read of these beauties and see how many ring a bell with you! ‘80s memories Vicki-May Northover'Full scissors' ... I demonstrated at a recent Pony Club ...

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Those were the days - your memories of the last 30 years of riding

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Katy Islip, 05 August 2013 09:00

When we asked Your Horse readers to share their memories of the past three decades on our Facebook page we were inundated with brilliant recollections of riding 'back in the day' - have a read of these beauties and see how many ring a bell with you! ‘80s memories Vicki-May Northover'Full scissors' ... I demonstrated at a recent Pony Club ...

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Charity cycle challenge for brave rider who beat brain tumour

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Katy Islip, 23 July 2013 10:42

A rider given less than a year to live after being diagnosed with a brain tumour is celebrating being given the all-clear by raising money for the charity whose research saved her life.In 2010, Bea Meitiner was diagnosed with a terminal brain tumour and told by doctors she had less than a year to live, but after joining a trial ...

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Grab one of the last places at classical riding demo exclusively for YH readers

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Katy Islip, 18 April 2013 10:54

If you're still working out what to do with the first May bank holiday weekend, why not take advantage of a fab deal we've set up with English Heritage (EH) to give you lovely YH readers your very own classical riding demonstration in a historic setting? Together with the bods at EH, we've arranged for an exclusive performance of classical ...

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New scheme offers support to owners facing the final goodbye

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Katy Islip, 17 January 2013 15:21

Every horse owner dreads the day they have to say that final farewell to their beloved equine, but for those struggling to judge whether that time has come, help is at hand in the form of a new support scheme.The British Horse Society (BHS) has set up the ‘Friends at the End’ scheme to ensure no horse owner has to ...

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Equestrian stars honoured!

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Imogen Johnson, 29 December 2012 08:33

Along with some of the UK's greatest sporting stars equestrian pros Carl Hester, Charlotte Dujardin, Laura Bechtolsheimer, Natasha Baker, Sophie Christiansen, Scott Brash, Peter Charles and Mary King have all been recognised the New Year Honours List. After an incredible year for them all Charlotte Dujardin and Sophie Christiansen received the highest accolade of an OBE and the remaining riders deservedly received MBEs. ...

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Memorial fund launched after rescue pony Quest loses his fight for life

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Katy Islip, 19 April 2012 09:15

Heartbroken charity staff and supporters have launched a memorial fund after a pony rescued in a desperate condition lost his fight for life.Named Quest by his carers, the 18-month-old 12hh bay was rescued from a field in Bedfordshire by the RSPCA on March 21, and was given into the care of The Horse Trust.Quest was shockingly emaciated, crawling with lice ...

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Jill and Gem set to mark Queen's Jubilee with epic charity ride

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Katy Islip, 11 April 2012 10:14

A dedicated rider is preparing to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the Olympic year by riding from Norfolk to south Wales via Buckingham Palace to raise money for charity.Jill Perry, of Bishop’s Stortford, Herts, will saddle up her Welsh cob Gem on April 22, when she sets off from Sandringham House in Norfolk for her month-long ride, which will ...

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Leave a lasting legacy

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Imogen Johnson, 02 April 2012 14:35

With over half of World Horse Welfare’s income coming from the gifts left in peoples’ wills – the charity claims it simply couldn’t survive without this form of donation. In fact a staggering 60% of the income World Horse Welfare (WHW) receives is donated in this special way - money that makes a huge difference in so many ways to ...

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The Training Academy is back with brand new instructors!

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Imogen Johnson, 29 March 2012 09:43

It’s back by popular demand - next month the 2012 Training Academy will begin! Over the next six months you’ll have access to advice and training from our brand new and brilliant Training Academy instructors - dressage star Spencer Wilton and international event rider and show jumper Jay Halim. Together they’ll cover everything from the basics to competing at a one-day-event so ...

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Time for some clever cleaning

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Imogen Johnson, 28 February 2012 12:01

Feeling the pinch? Cut down on costs by being clever with your cleaning products. Many purpose-designed cleaning products promise the earth and have hefty price tags. Everyday, traditional cleaning products, such as Soda Crystals, Soap Flakes and White Vinegar are versatile, sustainable and affordable, so why not give them a go? To remove ground in grease or stubborn saddle stains, simply ...

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