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Rare Breeds Survival Trust Press Release 2012

Rare Breeds Survival Trust
Press Release: 3rd August 2012

A RARE EQUESTRIAN OPPORTUNITY -  22nd& 23rdSeptember 2012.

The Rare Breeds Survival Trust have joined the twelve equine rare breed societies, whose horses and ponies are included on the RBST Endangered list, to present a two day event, theRare Breeds Heritage Show, over the weekend of 22nd&23rdSeptember 2012.

The event is a magnificent show case for our endangered breeds of horses and ponies, a heritage we are in danger of losing.

Bury Farm Equestrian Village are hosting the event at their new indoor equestrian centre at Mill Road Slapton Bucks LU7 9BT.

Scheduled over the two days, including a Gala evening performance, are in hand classes, show classes, jumping, driving, displays and demonstrations and the Hackney Horse Society have included their Hackney Horse and Pony of the Year Championships.

Car parking and entry for spectators is FREE allowing every family an opportunity to see a mixture of showing, equine entertainment and trade stands.

The rare breeds represented at the Rare Breed Heritage Show are:

Cleveland Bay Horse
Eriskay Pony            
Hackney Horse & Pony

Dales Pony                
Exmoor Pony

Dartmoor Pony        
Welsh Mountain A semi feral

Fell Pony
Highland Pony
Shire Horse


Richard James, Fern Cottage, East Martin, Fordingbridge, SP6 3LJ

Tel: 01725 519322   Mob: 07785717399   Email:

Press Release

7th Aug 2012