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Rosehall Bruno takes honours

The Northern Ireland Clydesdale Stallion Parade was held on Saturday, March 11.

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European Parliament wants tougher penalties for mistreatment of horses

European Parliament wants tougher penalties for mistreatment of horses

People who mistreat or abandon horses should face tougher penalties, says a non-legislative resolution Parliament approved last Tuesday.

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Friday start for showjumping
at Ecclesville

Friday start for showjumping at Ecclesville

The second of Ecclesville’s showjumping league for 2017 is scheduled to start on Friday, March 24, and will run for five weeks with the final on Friday, April 21.

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Toby Davison and Jake win both the 70's and 80's

Lots of action at Laurel View

It has been a busy few months for all those involved in the many competitions and events held at Laurel View Equestrian Centre.

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Grace Sheridan riding Murphy, clear in the 1m

Packed St Patrick’s weekend for competitors at The Meadows

The St Patrick’s bank holiday weekend was a busy one for the Meadows Equestrian Centre, Lurgan.

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Dressage league final at Knockagh View

Dressage league final at Knockagh View

The sun shone for the final of Knockagh View Equestrian centre’s winter dressage league.

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Rianna Mulligan on Rhydefelin Stickler

Erin is champion at Mill Yard

Saturday, March 4, saw the start of the Working Hunter For All Spring League take place at Mill Yard Equestrian Centre, Anahilt, Hillsborough, with classes to suit all levels and abilities.

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Action-packed weekend for competitors at Tyrella

Action-packed weekend for competitors at Tyrella

Tyrella was packed on Saturday and Sunday for a weekend extravaganza run by Eventing Ireland’s Northern Region, writes Dora Beacom.

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Steven McManus and Grey Girl go clear in the 1m

2017 SJI season underway at The Meadows

Following the conclusion of the very successful Baileys 2017 Flexi Eventing series, The Meadows Equestrian, Lurgan, welcomed SJI competitors back to the centre for the start of their 2017 Spring SJI league.

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Freya Sayle on Monty, winner of 1m class.

Prizes galore for winners at Ecclesville

The final of the first of Ecclesville’s Showjumping Leagues for 2017 was held on 3 March and it was again very competitive, as the qualified combinations battled it out for the prizes.

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First individual Tierna Harpur

Juniors take centre stage

Baileys Junior League was held on Saturday, February 25, with all competitors enjoying a great day.

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Emma Jackson placing first and secondnd in the Baileys Flexi Eventing League riding Creevagh For Sure (1st) and Amy B (2nd)

Emma’s crowned flexi eventing champion for 2017 at the Meadows

Emma Jackson had plenty to smile about on Saturday after being crowned Baileys Horse Feeds Flexi Eventing Champion for 2017.

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CAFRE Equine Graduate Internship success

CAFRE Equine Graduate Internship success

Amy McGarvey graduated from CAFRE Enniskillen Campus with a BSc (Hons) in Equine Management in 2016.

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Taylor McKnight on Candypops winning the Churchill Plaque in the 80cms class with Caitlyn Patterson

Competitions continue at busy Mossvale

Mossvale Equestrian Centre has been busy as the horse and pony jumping continues on a Thursday evening from 7.30pm and the pony jumping on a Friday evening from 7pm starting with x-poles.

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Winner of the 1m class Liz Cherry receiving her prize from Eric Pele, along with Lauren Johnston (left) who finished second and Helen Pearson Murray (right) who was third

Liz is on top form at Lisbane

Liz Cherry showed the rest how to do it in the Jump Cross at Lisbane Farm.

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Rory Lavery and Reme went clear in the 1m class

Helen and Derrivane Danny register back to back victories

The penultimate leg of the Baileys Horse Feeds Flexi Eventing League took place on a much warmer day than we have had to date, albeit punctuated with a short, sharp shower.

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Keavy Molloy, from Ballymena, showing off her pieces she has made for her pre-farrier exam

Level 2 Diploma in Horse Care family morning

The parents and guardians of the Level 2 Diploma in Horse Care students recently attended Enniskillen Campus to get an update on what the students have been learning and their progression on the course.

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Competing in Class 2 is Gemma Cherry on Allies Dream

Dressage continues at Mill Yard

Saturday, February 11, saw the Dressage For All Winter League continue at Mill Yard Equestrian Centre, Anahilt, Hillsborough.

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Members of the Irish Draught Horse Society in Norther Ireland collected awards for their most successful Irish Draught animals of the year at the recent AGM. (l to r) Tom McGuigan (Chairman), Kathryn Knox (Performance Highly Commended), Wendy Bell (on behalf of Grace Irwin's Yearling), Kenny Bell (Younghorse), Charlotte Moore (Foal and Broodmare), Robert and Jane Huey (Performance) and Amanda Wright (Performance Highly Commended).

IDHS holds annual general meeting

The Irish Draught Horse Society in Northern Ireland recently held a well attended annual general meeting in the Ballinderry Inn.

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Newry Hunt Fundraises for Marie Curie

Newry Hunt Fundraises for Marie Curie

Last year, Newry Hunt hosted, with the help of Scarvagh House, a fundraising donkey derby for Marie Curie in Northern Ireland.

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