In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 23 November 2017, don’t miss our ‘Point-to-point special’, we visit trainer and poultry farmer Dean Summersby, meet champion pointer Lough Inch, plus check out the season’s fixture list and more. Find out what happened when we spent the day with the mounted City of London police and top riders tell us their tips for managing winter turnout. Also read our interview with Burghley winner Oliver Townend and David Pipe reveals his inspiration. We have reports from the racing action at Cheltenham, the Melton Hunt Club Ride, point-to-point action from the season opener and much more.

What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 23 November 2017

News

  • Riders urged to light up for road safety
  • Plans for new scheme to monitor showing judges
  • Antibiotic resistance could put horses’ lives at risk
  • Fireworks: how you could help bring about change
  • Showjumping Life: Enjoy a star-studded night in London, while one former jockey heads to Liverpool International

Point-to-point special

  • Horse hero: Champion pointer Lough Inch
  • Dean Summersby: We visit the successful trainer and poultry farmer at his West Country yard
  • Course preparation: The key to managing multiple meetings in unpredictable weather
  • Fixture list: All the dates for the 2017/2018 season

Features

  • Access all areas: H&H spends the day with the mounted City of London police
  • Winter turnout: Top riders on how they manage their horses’ turnout whatever the weather
  • Products: To help you deal with the colder months, plus Black Friday bargains not to miss
  • Young eventers to watch: We meet the youngsters who brought home medals this year
  • Exploring the bloodlines: British-bred showjumping mare Lizziemary

Regulars

  • Best of my fun: Dressage rider Charlotte Fry
  • Property: In Wiltshire
  • Vet clinic: Lumps on your horse — how serious are they?
  • Masterclass: Louise Bell on using travers to help rhythm
  • H&H interview: Burghley-winning rider Oliver Townend
  • My inspiration: By David Pipe

Opinion

  • Letters, plus editorial comment
  • Hunting: Andrew Sallis
  • Dressage: Anna Ross
  • Sport horse breeding: Carole Mortimer
  • Showjumping: Graham Fletcher
  • Racing: Michael Scudamore
  • Point-to-point: Darren Edwards

Reports

  • Hunting: Pack of the week, the South Dorset, plus the Melton Hunt Club Ride
  • Dressage: Highlights
  • Showjumping: Aintree, Morris, Blue Barn and more
  • Racing: Cheltenham
  • Point-to-point: Bishops Court

Classified ads

  • Horses for sale

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