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Country Sports

22/08/2019
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Millbry Hill meets Carl Hester for the Saracen Feeding the Performance Horse Day

A few members of the Millbry Hill team have been fortunate enough to attend the Saracen “Feeding the Performance Horse Day” at Carl Hester’s yard, and we thought it would be great to have a catch up with them to find out what it was all about…!

28/03/2019
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Tanya Buckingham begins her 2019 Eventing Season!

After a long winter of training, building up fitness and actually enjoying the freakish weather we are finally back out eventing and it’s blinking brilliant! You forget how exciting it is to gallop around a cross country course after a long off season! I have to say that for once we haven’t had a winter of slogging from one indoor to another, standing around in the freezing cold waiting to jump a class of BS, and then waiting hours to jump another horse!  The crazy British weather this winter meant... Read More

15/03/2019
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Cara Shardlow Returns To The Circuit

‘After 9 months off, i’m back on the circuit and couldn’t be happier!’ February was a very kind month weather wise here in Whitby, which has helped hugely to get me and the horses back to competition fitness, and actually out competing for the first time in 9 months after my injury!!!   Its taking time to get my shoulder to full strength but by the middle of February it was starting to feel so much better riding and i’m now able to start schooling other peoples horses again, as well... Read More

01/03/2019
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Get The Cheltenham Look!

Heading to Cheltenham? Have a look at our outfit ideas for some seriously good inspiration!   With less than two weeks to go, the excitement is building, spirits are high, and the roar can almost be heard…it’s Cheltenham Festival time! ‘Oh sugar!!’ I hear you say…you have nothing to wear?! Fear not, your old friend Millbry Hill has your back. We’ve put together four spicy hot outfits that will have you trotting around the parade ring from dawn until dusk!   For those that thrive off smart and sleek, this... Read More

20/02/2019
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Catch The Cheltenham Fashion at Catterick

Millbry Hill is heading to Catterick Races ahead of one the trendiest race meetings in the racing calendar, The Cheltenham Festival. Read on to see what Emma Binnion, Sales & Marketing Manager, has to say about the day… Cheltenham festival fashion on show at Catterick Races for Countryside Day season finale! The final meeting of Catterick Racecourse’s 2018/19 National Hunt season will take place on Wednesday 6 March, Countryside Day. The gates will be open to the public from 12.20pm, with the first race due to take place at 2.20pm... Read More

01/02/2019
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Mel Chapman reflects on her success and day to day life with best horse ‘Norman’

Did you know this week was National Storytelling week? National Storytelling week is celebrated by all ages, from all areas of the world. It is the time to reflect on a past time, create a new time, and let your imagination run wild!   We caught up with one of our Supported Riders, Mel Chapman as she recalls on her success and day to day life with top horse ‘Norman’. Mel’s story… Norman (DHI Work Of Art) and I first met in December 2008 yet, despite his somewhat quirky sense... Read More

26/10/2018
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Mud Fever

Mud Fever – an infection, an inflammation, or just a pain?! For many, the winter means one thing, a constant battle with mud fever…   What is Mud Fever?   Mud fever, or Pastern Dermatitis as it is properly referred to, is a combination of scabs found on the pastern and lower leg area of a horse. It can also be found on the horses back, known as rain scald, and on the belly.  It is an infection that is formed when the leg or body part is exposed to... Read More