A day’s showing instruction with Robert Oliver, a private lesson with Pippa Funnell and Irish Draught and sport horse stallion coverings are just some of the items included in a silent auction being run by the Irish Draught Horse Society (GB) on their website.

The closing date for bids is 28 September at noon and all proceeds go to help the protection of the Irish Draught horse.

To place your bid, go to www.idhsgb.com and click on “silent auction”.