AT THIS year's British Equestrian Trade Association's (BETA), Scottish-born veterinary surgeon, Stewart Hastie, was presented with a lifetime achievement award.
THE British Equestrian Federation (BEF) have announced a new health and fitness campaign 'Trot to be Trim', designed to meet the rise in demand from the public to get involved.
Sir, – I read Tom Best's column (issue 83, December 21, 2012) with interest (as always).
FORMER Scottish trainer and jockey, Swannie Haldane, has died after a long illness.
SCOTLAND'S first point-to-point of the season comes under orders on Sunday (January 27) when the Jedforest stages its 2013 meeting the first of the Northern Area, writes Hilary Mactaggart.
INTERNATIONAL event rider Lucinda Fredericks will be giving a demonstration to raise funds for World Horse Welfare.
The rain doesn't let up this month, causing numerous cancellations, one of the highest-profile events is the Great Yorkshire Show which called off after the first day.
THE Society for the Protection of Animals Abroad (SPANA) is aiming to put reflective ear tags on 500 donkeys in northern Botswana, in an effort to reduce road traffic accidents involving the animals at night.