In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out tomorrow, we bring you all the action from the dressage and showjumping World Cup finals, plus read our features — we ask why are people riding scared and when is a rider overhorsed?

The successful British event rider has retired her popular 4-star ride from the sport

Hickstead All England Championships 2013

25-year-old showjumping groom dies

The showjumping community has been left in shock after the sudden death of a popular young groom

passports

Potential new equine database for the UK

A mandatory equine database could be installed in the UK next year

FEI World Cup Finals, Equestrian, Lyon,  France - 18 April 2014

Scott Brash finishes third to Daniel Deusser in thrilling World Cup final

German showjumper Daniel Deusser keeps his cool to be crowned the 2014 winner of the Longines FEI World Cup Jumping final, with Scott Brash taking third

Evening meeting is holding “Great Spring Hat Swap” in support of Women in Racing

2 sisters from Kent have set up their own company after their pompom hat silks proved popular

Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro, 2014 Reem Acra FEI World Cup dressage champions

Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro nail new freestyle to become World Cup champions

Charlotte Dujardin became Britain’s first World Cup dressage final winner today, notching up more than 90% in the freestyle

Sophie Wells - Valerius

Sophie Wells’ dressage blog: 4 wins plus 2nd equals a great week for Team Wells

Our dressage blogger is celebrating international para wins followed by success at the winter championships

Minister Zhi & Frankel

£45m deal between China and the UK

The new export agreement was formalised at the beginning of the month