‘We can learn from our mistakes together’: Working hunter specialist Katy Green on finding your next jumping partner

Katy Green with AOC Quality Oz

Katy Green is no stranger to finding future stars of the working hunter circuit and producing them into champions. But how does the Warwickshire-based rider know if a horse has the potential to become a top class worker, and how does she scout out raw talent? “I’ve been really lucky over the years and I’ve […]

Barkway Blackberry hits the sweet spot at Equifest

The well-attended Equifest boasted typically atmospheric evening performances at East of England Showground, as amateurs dominated and a show pony stood supreme

Equifest showing results: Barkway Blackbery stands supreme
Barkway Blackberry was chosen as ridden supreme by judge John Harvey.

A FOOT-PERFECT show pony lead-rein contender stole the hearts of the crowds and the judges to clinch her first Equifest supreme accolade. The hugely popular show saw mammoth entries across the horse and pony sections, with double figures witnessed in most classes. Reigning supreme of them all was Tash and Philip Cooper’s beautiful six-year-old lead-rein […]

The prettiest sandstone cottage with new outdoor arena, two stables and hacking in an idyllic rural location

Combining a traditional, cosy country home, equestrian facilities and a stunning location, Broome Hill Farm could be the perfect new residence for the horsey family with a couple of steeds looking for the quiet life. Broome Hill Farm can be found on the Gloucestershire/Herefordshire border just 5 miles south east of Ross-on-Wye. Local equestrian centres […]

How would you make use of four stables, gallop track, arena, paddocks, main house and additional barn conversion?

Imagine your life at this seven-bedroom property, complete with equestrian facilities, to ensure you and your horses shine in whatever discipline you dabble in. Cringleford can be found on Lower Way in the village of Upper Longdon in Staffordshire. The agents pit it as “one of Staffordshire’s finest and most distinctive family residences.” Upper Longdon […]