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This site has been created for all horse riders in Gloucestershire.
To improve knowledge /education on keeping horses… and become a resource for horse owners, by offering free or subsidised education,
We also aim to spread local knowledge of bridle paths, events, fun rides, shows etc.

From the Blog

  • BE SAFE & BE SEEN

    by on November 3, 2014 - Comments Off on BE SAFE & BE SEEN

    Horse Riders Be Seen & Be Safe Did you know that by wearing fluorescent/reflective clothing when you ride out, you can give drivers up to three seconds more time to see you? Three seconds in which to take avoiding action. Three seconds that could make the difference whether they avoid you, or hit you. To […]

  • Plaits found in horses mane’s or t...

    by on October 22, 2014 - Comments Off on Plaits found in horses mane’s or tail’s

    Dear All, Occasionally Gloucestershire police receive reports of horse owners finding their horses’ manes or tails have been cut or plaits woven into their manes. Some people consider this to be a marker for theft; however this has never been substantiated. The belief that the cutting of hair or insertions of plaits are a marker […]

  • Police Advice – Horsewatch

    by on July 13, 2013 - Comments Off on Police Advice – Horsewatch

    Dear Horse Riders Just a general message to remind all horse riders to be aware of the following:- We have had an increase of thefts around tack rooms, livery yards etc. i.e. Mobile phones taken from unlocked vehicles in the yard. Please remember to lock your tack rooms and vehicles when leaving the yard to […]

  • POLITE – Hi-viz range

    by on June 18, 2013 - 1 Comment

    There has been much talk lately about the POLITE – Hi-Viz range both good and bad. The Press have published the fors and againsts on this clothing range but nothing can be more important than rider & horse safety. Here is a recent statement by Equisafety. POLITE STATEMENT. We have just been sent an email […]