Carriage Driving is the only monthly magazine dedicated entirely to sport and recreation with the harness horse. It is a must-read publication for all carriage driving enthusiasts, covering all aspects of recreational and competitive driving, including private driving, light trade, coaching, show Hackneys, scurry driving and horse driving trials.
Subscribe and you will enjoy: • The latest driving news, views, show and competition coverage, together with regular features, such as: Over the Tandem Bar – its very own gossip column; In the Ribbons – keeping you up-to-date with all the results and driver profiles • Expert view – answers to reader’s questions • Training – with tips to help you enhance your driving skills Junior Spotlight - for those up and coming youngsters • The best place to buy and sell your driving horses, harnesses and carriages, as well as advertise all your other carriage driving services
In this issue we have detailed reports and spectacular images of driving events both at home and abroad. The team at Bennington Carriages share a series of straightforward exercises, suitable for all levels and abilities, they are great fun to drive and will work wonders for your horse’s training. In our Health and Welfare features the British Horse Society look at first aid courses for equines and humans, and we tackle the issue of bites, stings and summer skin complaints. As the Hackney Horse Society returns to its spiritual home at Ardingly, Barbara Stockton has all the news from their successful annual Breed Show. Liz Harcombe looks back on three CIAT events in glorious locations – Glamis, Sandringham and Elevedon, with our cover featuring newcomer Vicky Largue winner of the Salisbury Bursary fund at CIAT Glamis. Amy Mundell has all the latest news from driving trials at home and abroad, and details of what to look out for in the months ahead. We have full scurry reports as the season heats up. In Coaching Chatter, Bob Elliot looks at a tale of two different experiences at Windsor, and a perfect tour with the European Private Driving Club. We discover the history behind the Gold State Coach and the role it played in Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Subscribe now to keep up to date with all the latest carriage driving news and views.