Alex Monro to Ride in Charity Race at Epsom

Alex Munro Epsom Wilberry Race Mole Valley
Alex Monro, director of Mole Energy Switching (www.moleenergy.com), has picked up the gauntlet by volunteering to ride in a very special horse race, the Pertemps Champions Willberry Charity Derby, being held at Epsom Racecourse, home of the Derby, on Monday 27th August 2018, to raise money for the Willberry the Wonder Pony Charity and The Bob Champion Cancer Trust. Young Hannah Francis founded the Willberry charity once she herself was diagnosed with cancer. Tragically Hannah died in 2016, but her charity continues to inspire people and raise money to support vital research and grant equine related wishes to seriously ill people. Bob Champion was himself both a very successful jockey and a cancer sufferer. Read more

World Horse Welfare Polaris living with young racehorse

World Horse Welfare Polaris rescued foal
Abandoned Foal now flourishing as Companion to Young Racehorse

A horse found abandoned in South London at just a few months old has made an amazing transformation and is enjoying a new lease of life as a companion for young racehorses with her Suffolk rehomers, the Southcott family.

When World Horse Welfare Field Officer Nick White first visited Polaris in January 2016, he found her in fly-grazing in a field on Purley Way in Croydon with one other young foal and a mare in poor condition.

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Princess Royal to be honoured with Ladies Awards

The Princess Royal to be honoured at the Longines Ladies Awards 2016

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, is to be presented with the prestigious Longines Ladies Awards which takes place at The Natural History Museum, London, on Monday 13th June 2016.

The Longines Ladies Awards celebrates women who have consistently achieved at the highest level within the equestrian world and made a significant contribution to the equestrian industry through their work. Previous winners of the highly respected award include Her Royal Highness Princess Haya Al Hussein, Sylvie Robert, Criquette Head-Maarek, Jing Li, Bo Derek, Princess Zahra Aga Khan, Athina Onassis de Miranda and Sophie Thalmann.

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Dodson & Horrell Launch Bursary to Support British Equestrian Industry

Dodson and Horrell Bursary
Europe’s leading equine feed manufacturer Dodson & Horrell is pleased to announce the launch of the Dodson & Horrell British Equestrian Bursary that aims to enhance and support the equestrian industry.

Are you a dedicated rider who would benefit from funding towards extra training? Do you know a deserving charity that is need of specialist equipment? Are you or is someone you know embarking on an equestrian course and would like a helping hand? Would you like to recognise your equine physiotherapist or farrier who has gone beyond the norm for your horse? Then make sure you nominate for the bursary.

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Winners of World Horse Welfare’s Rehomed Horse of the Year Competition 2015

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Supreme Champion Pony and Rehomer Beat the Odds Together

 

World Horse Welfare Hercules crowned Supreme Champion in charity’s annual Rehomed Horse of the Year Awards

Rescue pony, World Horse Welfare Hercules has been crowned Supreme Champion in the charity’s annual Rehomed Horse of the Year Awards thanks to his incredible will to survive and his role in helping his rehomer, Alison overcome breast cancer.

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