News and events

Munnings Exhibition moves to Essex

29 March 2019

​In November last year we featured an exhibition of the works of artist, Alfred Munnings at the National Army Museum. The exhibition has now moved to the artist's former home at Dedham in Essex and is on show until 3rd November 2019.

Stamping out bad feet

29 March 2019

‘No Hoof, No Horse’ is a well-known saying in the horse world, and with good reason. Of course in the sport of driving, the challenge can be multiplied by two, three or four times in an effort to keep a whole team shod and ready to roll.

FEI Championships 2022

28 March 2019

A total of 20 countries on four different continents – Europe, North and South America and Asia – have submitted expressions of interest to host the FEI World Championships 2022.

Duke of Edinburgh driving in the Spring sunshine

27 March 2019

Prince Philip, 97, was seen out driving his team of Fell ponies, enjoying the spring sunshine on Tuesday 26th March in the village of Dersingham which is close to the Sandringham Estate.

Spring weight watch

26 March 2019

Managing your horse’s weight effectively is essential all year round but as we head into the warmer seasons and the grass starts to flourish, it is even more important to ensure your horse doesn’t pile on the pounds. World Horse Welfare Head of UK Support, Sam Chubbock has this essential guide.

Cruise giant partners with The Donkey Sanctuary to protect Santorini’s donkeys

22 March 2019

Following a public outcry about overweight tourists using donkey taxis, CLIA (Cruise Lines International Association) is backing The Donkey Sanctuary’s new campaign to protect working donkeys and mules in holiday hotspots such as Santorini.

Pass Wide & Slow Campaign

22 March 2019

14TH APRIL 2019 Pass Wide & Slow Facebook Group run by Debbie Smith, who’s petition “Pass Wide & Slow” was debated in Parliament in 2016, would like to invite you to attend one of these rides/drives taking place across the UK.

Action packed Training Day at the Unicorn Trust 10th April 2019

22 March 2019

Informative action-packed training day with lots of interaction, ideas and demonstrations.

British Young Drivers Camp 2019

08 March 2019

The clinics cover a wide range of topics as well as schooling and as drivers are expected to watch and comment on the other driver’s sessions you have every opportunity to improve your skills as well as having a great time.

Entries now open - Champagne Laurent-Perrier Meet of the British Driving Society

08 March 2019

Spring is fast approaching and Royal Windsor Horse Show will soon be upon us. Driving has been at the heart of the show for many decades. In 1947, the Coaching Marathon was introduced and in 1958, the Meet of the British Driving Society.