• A NUMBER of Scottish dressage riders made the long trip down to Stoneleigh Park, last week, to compete at the LeMieux National Dressage Championships 2014 where there were 22 championship titles up for grabs.

  • SNEC hosted Scotland's second Petplan Area Dressage Festival, a direct qualifier for the final at Hartpury in April.

  • Twenty-eight teams from around Britain competed at the British Dressage Home International at the Morris Equestrian Centre, Rowallan last weekend.

  • GREAT Britain wins team bronze in the dressage team competition at the ECCO FEI European Championships in Herning, Denmark.

  • APPLICATIONS will soon close for the British Equestrian Federation's England Excel Talent Programme.

  • All horses passed the first veterinary inspection ahead of the opening competition in the PSI FEI European Jumping Championships at Herning in Denmark.

  • THERE will be a change to the Great Britain dressage team for this week's European Championships.

  • Jo Hamilton had a hat-trick and scored the highest mark of the weekend of 73.79% at the Scottish Regional Championships at Rowallan with Cantos in the Dodson and Horrell novice open qualifier.

  • Three GB paralympic gold medal winners will be in the strong British team lining up at this summer's para equestrian dressage European championships in Denmark (21-25 August).

  • John McEwen , the director of equine sports science and medicine for the Lottery funded Equestrian World Class Programme has been awarded an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List 2013 for his services to equestrian sport.