In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 17 July, we meet former showjumper turned para dressage rider Heather Bennett. Plus, we suggest some horsey outings and last-minute ideas to keep children happy over the summer, and you can read all the news and reports from the past week.

What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 17 July 2014

Features

  • H&H interview: we meet former showjumper, now promising para dressage rider, Heather Bennett
  • Summer with kids: we select some horsey outings and last-minute ideas to keep the children entertained
  • Transport special: new lorries to lust over

Reports

  • Eventing: Brightling, Tweseldown and more
  • Eventing starting box: Buckminster Park and more
  • Foreign show in focus: LGCT Portugal
  • Showjumping: Great Yorkshire, round-ups and more
  • Brits abroad: showjumping and dressage in Europe
  • Dressage: Hartpury, Junior and Young Rider Europeans
  • Showing: Great Yorkshire, Kent County and more
  • Hunting: Great Yorkshire Hound Show
  • Hunting comment: Andrew Sallis
  • Polo: Cowdray Park, Cirencester and more
  • Racing: Newmarket and Ascot
  • Racing comment: Ralph Beckett
  • Driving: BDS Nothern Ireland and Great Yorkshire

News

  • With top horses back in form is Valegro’s reign at risk?
  • The Tour de France causes more problems for riders
  • Serious accident puts polo hat safety in the spotlight

Regulars

  • Letters: have your say
  • Ask H&H: what is my responsibility to ‘casual’ staff?
  • Property: value for money in Lincs
  • Vet clinic: combating colic
  • Subscription offer: sign up today for huge savings
  • The moment: Beanie Sturgis

Classified

  • Horses for sale: new on the market this week

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