Sunday 13th March 2022
Help horses caught up in the war in Ukraine

Many horse owners in Ukraine are facing extreme difficulties in supplying feed, bedding, forage etc given the dreadful situation they are facing.  A fund is being set up to try to assist by sending supplies to the area. Please help if you can,  the web address is listed below.   https://www.worldhorsewelfare.org/support-us/appeals/british-equestrians-for-ukraine-fund

Friday 18th February 2022
Important news from the BHS – Defra has repealed the 2026 cut off point for claims in England

Sent to all BHS Affiliated Equestrian Access Groups   On behalf of Will Steel, 2026 Project Manager   Dear all,   Hopefully, you will have already seen the wonderful news that on Wednesday (16 February 2022) the Department for the Environment, Food & Rural Affairs announced that the Government intends to repeal the 2026 cut-off […]

Wednesday 16th February 2022
Survey regarding Government legislation stopping off road motor vehicles on green lanes – your chance to have your say

Dear Bridleway groups You may remember that Peak Horsepower contacted you a few years back to invite you to take part in our national survey of the impact on riders of 4x4s and motor bikes driving on off-road riding routes. We are getting in touch with you again to draw your attention to the questions […]

Thursday 23rd December 2021
Cheshire East Consultancy on speed on local and rural roads – please make your views known

Members are invited to complete a short survey regarding Cheshire East future policy on speed management.  Alternatively you can e mail with your views. To complete the survey:   surveys.cheshireeast.gov.uk – use the consultations tab.  To e mail: [email protected] Time to make horse rider’s voice heard amongst all the cyclists and walkers. Members will be interested […]

Monday 16th August 2021
[OFFICIAL] Note of meeting of Rights of Way Consultative Group 10am May 26th -update August 2021

BUTLER, Genni <[email protected]> Mon 16/08/2021 14:14     CEC PROW Network Areas 2021.pdf 5 MB  Dear Rights of Way Consultative Group attendee How the summer is flying!  We’re roughly mid way between our last meeting in May and the next we have scheduled for 6th October, so it’s about time for me to drop […]

Wednesday 2nd June 2021
BHS Incident Report App launched

Currently only 1 in 10 incidents* experienced by riders is being reported. Increasing the number of incidents that are logged with the BHS is key in order to create a safer environment for equestrians, as they can act more effectively with better data. The BHS has launched a free App “Horse i” which they believe will enable […]

Friday 2nd August 2019
Path open to riders behind the Waggon and Horses at Eaton, Congleton

Some members may not be aware that Pat Amies has now sorted access for riders to use the path behind the pub which links the new bridlepath from Giantswood Lane  with School Lane and thus avoids having to ride along a section of the A34.  We should all be most grateful to Pat for her […]

Sunday 19th May 2019
Paying for BBA events

The committee would be most grateful if members paying for events by cash would kindly put their payment in an envelope with clear details of name and event entered.  Assistance in this matter would be very much appreciated as we like to make sure that there is as little risk of error as possible. Payment […]

Friday 3rd May 2019
Footpath upgraded to bridlepath – 19 years of work!

Pat Amies has successfully claimed  FP 8 at Siddington and it is now a bridleway. its actually a tarmaced road leading to Blake house Farm but only a bit is used to connect to a RP .   Well done, Pat!