Irish Quarter Horse Association

I would like to extend a warm welcome to the Irish Quarter Horse Association (IQHA) who have affiliated to WES. The affiliation gives IQHA memberes access to the resources of the Society and will allow both WES and IQHA Members the opportunity to participate in reciprocal activities. The IQHA affiliation replaces the previous HSI affiliation…

News round up

Well it’s all change and that can be a good thing!  Welcome to 2 new members who have recently joined Council – Anne Howkins-Mackay (Area Co-Ordinator) and Mel Scott (Secretary).   I would also like to welcome Stephanie Oakley to the role of Website Admin, we are trying to make the handover as smooth as possible…

Scottish National Show

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This year the Show was held at the Scottish National Equestrian Centre in Ecclesmachan and unfortunately the numbers were down to 17 ( two did not turn up ) leaving 15. At the beginning of the Show Kim Brigg’s horse Cody Poco Prime gained an Injury after the first class and had to be withdrawn…

Awesome!

If you missed the show then you missed a real treat as it was awesome!  Lots of horses, lots of competitors, lots of spectators!   As for the Green Pleasure Charity class, well if the 2012 Pink Pleasure was the funniest and the 2013 the naughtiest (remember the flashing boobies!) then the Green Pleasure was…

3 day clinics

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Both the northern 3 day clinic (17-19 Apr) and the Moreton Morrell clinic (24-26 Apr) were greatly enjoyed by the participants and the Instructors: Lee Rutter, Bruce Lawrence, Bob Mayhew and Michael Langford.    Here are a few of the comments “My thanks to everyone for a fantastic northern clinic at Bishop Burton. I had a…

WES Youth Riders

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We have added a “Youths” page to the website with information on what we offer to our younger members.    We welcome contributions (articles and photos) from young riders.    Email: webadmin@wes-uk.com