Britain may be out of recession, but this is yet to be reflected in the equestrian market.

While it’s rarely been harder to sell a horse, there are bargains to be had for grass-roots riders.

This week, H&H has taken soundings from horse dealers around the country, to find out what’s selling and — and what isn’t — and what sort of prices horses are fetching.

If you’re buying or selling a horse, this week’s issue is essential reading, out Thursday, 25 July.