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What's New on the NFED Last Updated: 20 April, 2014 6:56 PM

20.04.14: Vine Pony Club Open Show at Park Farm, Oakley 26th May 2014
20.04.14: Group Show Jump Clinic with Sophie Miller, BHSAI 4th May 2014
19.04.14: Bourne Valley Riding Club Combined Training 18th May 2014
18.04.14: British Show Pony Society Area 11 “Wessex County Show” 25th May 2014
18.04.14: Business News - Horse-e-Things Equestrian Store Easter Opening Times
17.04.14: New Listing Sharon Kilminster British Dressage Freelance Equestrian Trainer and Coach
17.04.14: Wessex Classical Riding Group Results 13th April 2014 Wilton RDA
16.04.14: Higher Merley Farm Dressage Competitions 2014
16.04.14: Gilly Wheeler BHSI & BD Trainer Summer Dressage Clinics 2014
15.04.14: Tilford & Rushmoor Riding Club Open Dressage Day 11th May 2014
14:04:14: Cadnam Show Society 2014 Newsletter
14.04.14: New Forest Traffic Accidents Involving Commoners Stock
14.04.14: New Listing Glow Green Ltd Boiler Replacement and Renewable Energy
14.04.14: EDRC Grids with Kathryn Marsh 29th June 2014
14.04.14: EDRC Baby steps to the showring or stepping up a level clinic with Stephanie Zebedee 17th May 2014
13.04.14: Avon Riding Club Open In Hand & Ridden Show 21st April 2014
11.04.14: Photo Help page updated to reflect new classifieds photo software
11.04.14: Foresters Events Open Unaffiliated Dressage Competition 20th April 2014
10.04.14: Hampshire Rural Riding Club Dressage Festival 26th May 2014
09.04.14: New Listing Aivly Tack Shop & Country Store based in Ringwood Hampshire
09.04.14: New Listing Horse Drawn Occasions a wide variety or horses and carriages to suit every occasion.
09.04.14: New Forest Traffic Accidents Involving Commoners Stock
08.04.14: Portchester Horse & Pony Association In-hand Show 11th May 2014
08.04.14: Email, Text & Postal Submissions for Classifieds.
07.04.14: Ford Farm Open Dressage with NPS qualifiers 6/04/14 Results
06.04.14: Business News - Ride New Forest, offering guided rides in the New Forest with your own horse
06.04.14: Glen Farm Livery Yard Matthew Lawrence Showing Clinic 14th April 2014
05.04.14: Parley Equestrian Centre Book a Slot Show Jumping 2014
04.04.14: New Listing Confident Riding Group. Accomdation/Accomodation+Horse/Full Confident Riding Course
02.04.14: New Listing Giddy-Up Self Drive Hire 3.5t horse lorry hire
02.02.14: New Forest Training Courses - Heritage Lottery Funded
02.04.14: Petersfield Branch of the Pony Club Horse Trials Sunday 22nd June 2014
02.04.14: East Dorset Riding Club Jumping Clinic with Sarah Perry 11th May 2014
02.04.14: East Dorset Riding Club Clear Round Jumping 12th April & 25th May 2014
02.04.14: Bagnum Riding Stables Unafilliated Show Jumping 2014
02.04.14: New Listing Dan Shutler Muck Removal & Muck Trailer Hire
01.04.14: Group or Individual Flat & Pole Work Clinics With Kathryn Marsh 12th & 26th April 2014
31.03.14: New Forest Traffic Accidents Involving Commoners Stock
31.03.14: South Hants Charity Support Horse Show 4th May 2014 and 10th August 2014
31.03.14: Hunter Trials – Open to All Sunday 13th April 2014
30.03.14: Petersfield Pony Club Mini Showjumping Show May 28th 2014
28.03.14: Woodington Training Centre 2014 Dressage Competitions 2014
26.03.14: Wessex Equestrian Show Sunday 20th April 2014
26.03.14: Abbotts Ann Fun Ride Monday May 5th 2014
25.03.14: New Listing PONY MAGIC offering shetland pony hire and pony rides across Hampshire
24.03.14: New Forest Traffic Accidents Involving Commoners Stock
24.03.14: South Dorset Hunt Pony Club Open Childrens Show 14th June 2014
24.03.14: NFPEC Open Practice Show at Ford Farm, Brockenhurst 21th April 2014
23.03.14: The South Downs Blood Hounds Spring Fun Ride 18th May 2014
22.03.14: East Dorset Riding Club Dressage Clinic with Rob Trobridge 18th April 2014
21.03.14: Equos Livery Fun Show 21st April 2014
20.03.14: East Dorset Riding Club Open In Hand Show 1st June 2014
20.03.14: New Forest Hunts Branch of the Pony Club Hunter Trial 3rd May 2014
20.03.14: Pinkmead Unaffiliated Dressage Evenings 2014
20.03.14: New Site Sponsor - Smart Yard -
20.03.14: Winchester Riding Club Unaffiliated Dressage Friday 18th April 2014
19.03.14: New Forest Traffic Accidents Involving Commoners Stock
19.03.14: Don't be Doubtful In Hand & Ridden Show 27th April 2014

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Kingston Maurward Equestrian Centre - Main Sponsor
Our top-class equestrian centre offers superb facilities, a welcoming atmosphere with efficient, friendly, experienced staff, and a range of well-schooled horses and ponies that will enable you to realise your true potential. Kingston Maurward Equestrian centre was proud to gain LOCOG approval as a Pre-Olympic & Para Olympic Training Camp for the 2012 Olympic Games.
As an NVQ training provider and BHS 'Where to Train' centre for all exams up to BHSI, Kingston Maurward Equestrian gives you expert help in training towards your qualifications.. more

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Physiotherapy treatment can produce amazing results. It is used for :- Relieving pain, Restoring function, Preventing injury, Improving performance. I treat muscle, joint, back problems and wounds throughout the Dorset, West Hampshire, South Wiltshire and East Somerset area using various non-invasive techniques. I am a qualified veterinary physiotherapist and also a BHSAI
having over 35 years experience with horses. I have an holistic approach to animal treatment and know that through combined care from the vet, saddler and farrier as well as physiotherapy and training, your animals can live and perform pain-free. Please visit my website for more information, find me on Facebook or ring for an appointment on 01725 516205 or 07789 778654.

Stable Designs - Main Sponsor
Stable Designs have been specializing in building mobile field shelters since 2005. We insist on building our steel skids on site, and using pressure treated timber to ensure long life. Our buildings are now considered to be one of the strongest on the market. Based in the heart of the New Forest we are ideally located to supply buildings to the South of England with our fully installed or D.I.Y service. We build every building to your specific requirements based on our standard sizes, although a complete bespoke service is available upon request.

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Pegasus Images is a professional photography service, specialising in all equestrian events. As experienced photographers we appreciate that there is a certain level of skill and care required to take the right kind of image of you and your horse. From personal experience we understand how much time, love and preparation riders dedicate to attending competitions which is why we will always endeavour to have a good picture of everyone. We offer a very personal service that draws upon many years of professional photographic experience, but most importantly we have a passion for photography. Using the latest in digital, professional and specialist photographic equipment, Pegasus Images provides high quality professional editing and printing of your photograph, taking great pride in our work.

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Pony Magic was launched in April 2009 to provide a new service offering shetland pony hire and pony rides across Hampshire. A second branch was opened a year later to cover the London and Surrey areas. Weekly pony riding tuition and countryside walks are offered at Bursledon in Hampshire (indoor arena available) and progressive starter rides for children near Leatherhead, Surrey, or you could even hire ponies for a private pony party in your own back garden. Our ponies are available to hire for many types of events, school fetes, country shows, community and charity events as well as visits to rest homes,Weddings, pantomime and TV work. If you are looking for ideas for a great day out why not visit one of the great farms/venues we work with where you can ride one of our ponies and look out for our regular pony activity days. Don't forget to visit the Pony Magic shop ! We now stock a range of children's riding kit and clothing also pony party bags, gifts and pony party accesories. For further information including booking information please take a few moments to look around our website or contact your nearest branch. For the very latest Pony Magic news visit our facebook page, see you soon !

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