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What's New on the NFED Last Updated: 23 October, 2014 1:49 PM

23.10.14: RDRC Open Dressage Competition, 23rd November, 25th January & 22nd February
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.10.14: BSPS Area 11 (Wessex) Early Christmas Show Sunday 23rd November 2014
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.10.14: Hursley Pony Club Open Christmas Show Jumping 2nd January 2015
20.10.14: New Forest Traffic Accidents Involving Commoners Stock
20.10.14: New Listing Sarah Cobb Tack/Harness Cleaning Service.
15.10.14: New Listing Greenwood Grange Self catering holiday accommodation with grazing
14.10.14: New Forest Hunts PC Open Indoor SJ including Dengie Qualifiers 21st December 2014
13.10.14: Cadnam Show Fledglings End of Season Qualifier show 21.9.14 Results & Photos
13.10.14: New Forest Traffic Accidents Involving Commoners Stock
13.10.14: Ford Farm Halloween Show Friday 31st Oct 2014
10.10.14: East Dorset Riding Club Clear Round & Jumping Saturday 18th October 2014
08.10.14: Bovington Equestrian Unaffiliated Show Jumping & Arena XC Comps & Clinics 2014
08.10.14: Bovington Equestrian and South Dorset Hunt HT & Team Chase 19th October 2014
07.10.14: New Forest Traffic Accidents Involving Commoners Stock
06.10.14: New Listing Gemma Pople Horse transport
06.10.14: Group, Joint or Individual Pole Work Clinic With Kathryn Marsh 11th October 2014
02.10.14: Wessex Classical Riding Group Results 28.09.14 Fortune Centre
02.10.14: New Listing Services Ashridge Country Services covers all of your land management needs
01.10.14: EDRC Flatwork with Gary Caddy 26th October 2014
01.10.14: New Initiative to Reduce Animal Accidents in the New Forest
30.09.14: New Forest at risk from sky lanterns
29.09.14: NFED Forums now accept YouTube Videos in Posts
29.09.14: New Forest Traffic Accidents Involving Commoners Stock
29.09.14: Rogate & District Riding Club Autumn/Winter Open Show Jumping 2014/15
29.09.14: Bagnum Riding Stables Unaffiliated Show Jumping Saturday 4th October 2014
29.09.14: Avon Riding Club Open In Hand & Ridden Show 19th October 2014
27.09.14: Message Board Mergers
26.09.14: Hursley Hambledon Hunter Trials 9th November 2014
26.09.14: Winchester Riding Club Open Unaffiliated Autumn Dressage Competition 16th November 2014
25.09.14: New Scammer Reported - craig.okenfuss@outlook.com
24.09.14: Forester Events Open Unaffiliated Dressage Competition 25th October 2014
23.09.14: Royal Artillery Hunt XC Ride 12th October 2014


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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.
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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
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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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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 www.ponymagic.co.uk or contact your nearest branch. For the very latest Pony Magic news visit our facebook page, see you soon !


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