Polly Portwin

Hunting editor

Polly Portwin

Polly joined the Horse & Hound team in summer 2013. A former senior master of the Bicester with Whaddon Chase, her hunting knowledge and contacts are second to none.

To celebrate this week’s hunting special of Horse & Hound magazine (26 October 2017), take a look at our A-Z of hunting, from newcomers and Ireland to unseated riders and…

The much-anticipated arrival of the tack trolley did not disappoint. I have to confess that I am always slightly anxious when anything arrives flat-packed but the assembly instructions were simple…

A special souvenir cover showing the beauty of our countryside, a full hunt directory and our first Hunt Hero are all included in this week's special edition

Whether you are concerned about an unintended mid-field Spanish Riding School display, or simply want to brush up on hunt etiquette and terms, a pre-season hunting clinic provides an introductory…

The hunt has worked with members and manufacturer Charles Owen to develop the hat, which they hope will 'satisfy traditionalists'