The Horse Trust

02nd November 2020

Our Winter 2020 newsletter is here!

If you’ve signed-up to receive the The Horse Trust newsletter, then keep an eye out for our latest issue! The Horse Trust Winter 2020 Newsletter […]
16th October 2018

HRH The Princess Royal unveils new war memorial at The Horse Trust

HRH The Princess Royal unveils new war memorial at The Horse Trust On Wednesday 19th September 2018, HRH, The Princess Royal, unveiled a beautiful bronze […]
21st October 2015

Order your 2016 Calendar NOW!

Order our 2016 Calendar The wait is finally over! Our rather stunning new calendar featuring some of our magnificent residents is ready! It’s been designed […]
21st February 2014

Local restaurant The Old Plow helps raise funds for The Horse Trust

The Old Plow Bistro and Restaurant The Old Plow Bistro and Restaurant in Speen have raised over £200 for local horse charity, The Horse Trust.  […]
09th January 2014

Win a Gold Sponsorship for 2014

Win a Gold Sponsorship this month To celebrate the New Year, The Horse Trust is giving away 5 Gold Sponsorships! Horse sponsors receive a personalised […]
31st December 2013

Win a Gold Sponsorship in January

WIN! 5 Gold Sponsorships! To celebrate the New Year, The Horse Trust is giving away 5 Gold Sponsorships! Horse sponsors receive a personalised certificate and […]
03rd December 2013

Brave police horse Trojan returns to The Horse Trust

Former Essex Police horse Trojan has returned home to The Horse Trust from the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) after his second round of emergency surgery […]
08th October 2013

Military heroes help raise thousands for retired army horses

The Chelsea Pensioners and Defence Animal Centre have helped raised thousands to support our retired army horses at our recent Horses, Hounds and Heroes Family […]
08th August 2013

The Horse Trust launches brand new sponsorship scheme

The Horse Trust has launched a new way for people to support the retired or rescued horses, ponies and donkeys that live at our Home […]
23rd July 2013

The Horse Trusts Home of Rest for Horses is officially reopened

On Wednesday 5th June 2013 HRH The Princess Royal performed the official ceremony to mark the reopening of or Home of Rest for Horses and […]
03rd May 2013

Horses, Hounds and Heroes Family Fun Day 2013

Looking for something that extra bit special to do this Father’s Day? Then look no further than the Horses, Hounds and Heroes Family Fun Day […]
12th December 2012

Winter at The Horse Trust

Winter has truly arrived at The Horse Trust this week. Our Home of Rest for Horses resembles a winter wonderland with frost adorning every surface. […]
10th December 2012

Winter 2012 newsletter

Winter 2012 Newsletter available online Winter Update on key events of 2012 including a fantastic week at Blenheim. There’s news of our new arrivals and […]
16th November 2012

Welfare Assistants deliver presentation Naphill Riding Club

On the evening of the 6th of November the Horse Trust attended the Naphill Riding Club annual general meeting to deliver a presentation on the […]
19th October 2012

Brand New Online Shop

This week we launched our brand new online gift shop. With Christmas only two months away this is the perfect place to get seasonal gifts, […]
17th October 2012

Republic of Ireland Initiates Training Programme to Improve Standards of Horse Welfare

The Horse Trust recently held a training course in County Cork, Republic of Ireland, for Veterinary Inspectors and other staff involved in implementing the Control […]
30th July 2012

Annual Rug and Tack Sale

Our extremely popular annual sale will be taking place on Saturday 18th August between 12-3pm at our sanctuary in Speen, Buckinghamshire.  The sale includes bargain […]
10th May 2012

Horses, Heroes and Hounds – A Family Fun Day

Hounds For Heroes Family Fun Day: Looking for something that extra bit special to do on the May Bank Holiday weekend. Then look no further […]
05th March 2012

Come along and enjoy an “Egg-tastic” day at The Horse Trust

The Horse Trust is running a variety of activities during the Easter holidays at its sanctuary in Speen, Buckinghamshire, including an Easter Egg Hunt, competitions […]
05th July 2011

Abingdon and Witney College Students Raise Over £1,000 for The Horse Trust

The Horse Trust has been presented with a cheque for £1294.45 by horse management students from an Oxfordshire Further Education College. The seven students, who […]
16th June 2011

The Horse Trust holds 125th anniversary horse parade and unveils plans for the Home of Rest

Equine charity The Horse Trust last week held a horse parade at its sanctuary in Speen, Buckinghamshire to celebrate its 125th anniversary. The charity has […]
01st June 2011

The Horse Trust launches 125 year anniversary celebrations and new strategy

The Horse Trust last week launched a year of celebrations to commemorate its 125th anniversary. The charity also announced a new strategy that will build […]
16th May 2011

Winners of The Horse Trust’s Easter competition

Steffi Boyes, 8, from High Wycombe visited The Horse Trust last weekend to collect her prize for winning the Junior category of The Horse Trust’s […]
10th February 2011

Wendover Beavers raise money for The Horse Trust

1st Wendover Beavers have raised £405 The Horse Trust by taking part in a sponsored run. Members of the Beavers group, who are aged between […]