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A day with Dame Emma Jane Brown at Trooping the Colour

A day with Dame Emma Jane Brown at Trooping the Colour

By LAURA TOOGOOD I was fortunate enough to attend ‘Trooping the Colour’ recently as a guest of Dame Emma Jane Brown. Those familiar with British traditions will know that ‘Trooping the Colour’ is a beautiful and intricate display of pageantry, which marks the Queen’s Birthday. The event takes place on Horse Guards Parade in London […]

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Social Diary: Pictures from the final day of Badminton Horse Trials

The Badminton Estate was bathed in glorious sunshine over the Bank Holiday weekend as the world’s best event riders descended on The Cotswolds. They battled it out for the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials title and the crowds were also kept on the edge of their seats in anticipation of the bonus Rolex Grand Slam […]

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Badminton Horse Trials Style Diary: Zara Phillips leads the way at the Trot Up

The sun was shining brightly for the opening horse inspection at the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials yesterday as riders presented their mounts to the judges. Crowds and media gathered excitedly in front of the glorious stately home to catch a first glimpse of the competitors that will be taking part in the world renowned […]

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What to wear to Badminton Horse Trials

What to wear to Badminton Horse Trials

Our style guide to help you decide what to wear to Badminton Horse Trials in 2019… *** Weather conditions update for 2019 **** While there have been some showers during the last few days, the ground is holding up well and it is not muddy. Wellies are not required and the conditions are set to […]

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UPDATED: New venue for Global Champions Tour Show Jumping Event

The world’s leading show jumping championships will now be staged at The International Quarter, adjacent to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, cementing the equestrian legacy from the London Olympic Games. The change of venue follows the refusal of an application to stage the event at the initial location, Kensington Gardens. The proposal was recently turned down […]