Awards EHOA Events International Membership Owners

Annual Awards dinner sponsored by Taylor Woodcock Kingston

Delighted to be able to attach the Dinner Invitation and application form for this years Awards evening at Ascot Racecourse on Thursday 14th November.

We are returning once again to Ascot Racecourse but for the first time ever we are holding the evening in the Pavilion Suite. The Pavilion is a standalone building which overlooks the beautiful Plaza Lawns and the stunning main grandstand. The Pavilion Suite also boasts direct access off the high street in Ascot with a fully functioning lift for our less mobile members.

The evening has been generously supported by Taylor Woodcock Kingston, a Sporting Family Office.(

Extremely generously, Adrian Taylor has confirmed that TWK Ltd have secured 20 rooms, for attendees of the dinner, currently on hold at the Macdonald Berystede Hotel and Spa for the evening of the 14th November at a discounted price of £130.00. (This includes B&B ). All rooms are double occupancy, with the option for single bed only, however the price remains the same for both. All bookings will need to be booked via TWK Ltd to secure the discounted room rate. This can be easily done by emailing Adrian directly on:

It is also the intention of Taylor Woodcock Kingston to have a TWK Ltd post drink’s at the hotel for anyone wishing to join us after the Annual Dinner.

Please fill in the attached application form to book your tickets and return back to Alex on:

Many thanks and looking forward to celebrating with you all in November.

EHOA Events International Membership Owners

Whatley Manor Gatcombe Park International

Just to let you know today sees the start of the Whatley Manor Gatcombe Park International and it runs for the next two days. For those of you that haven’t been before the events details are: Gatcombe Park, Stroud, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom, GL6 9AT

Please take note about the car parking situation that has come from the Organisers,  Due to H&S, NO CARS in Lorry Park on Friday and Saturday. Each car displaying a current BE Membership Card will be admitted incl. all occupants, £6 per car otherwise.  Programme £4.

Tor Rickcord and her team of volunteers are set up in the hospitality marquee alongside the main arena and are looking forward to welcoming you. Complimentary tea/coffee available alomgsode daily newspapers, snacks and general banter with like minded people. Please do support as this is the last ‘Autumn Gatcombe’.

EHOA Events Grass Roots International Membership Owners

Ssangyong Blenheim Palace Horse Trials XC course walk

The Horse Trials Support Group (HTSG) have very kindly offered the current EHOA Membership an opportunity to join a course walk at the Ssangyong Blenheim Palace Horse Trials with their ambassadors Laura Collett and Alex Bragg on Thursday 19th September at 10:30am.

To book your place please contact Margie Gibb:

It is complimentary to all HTSG and EHOA members and £5 to guests. Please ensure you are wearing your badge.

EHOA Events International Membership Owners

Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials Course Walk

Mark Corbett has generously offered to walk the course with anyone who would like too. £5/person which will be donated to the charity here at Burghley this year. Meet in the EHOA tent to watch Piggys’ test at noon and then you can head off with Mark.

EHOA Events International Membership Owners

Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials

Today sees the start of the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials dressage. For those members not already here, the post code is PE9 2LH and then follow the relevant yellow signs directing you to the car parks.

For the record all 69 horses presented at trot up passed and dressage starts at 09:30. The guinea pig will at 9:10, be sure not to miss it as it is our reigning World Champion Ros Canter with Allstar B.

Our EHOA hospitality tent is situated on the top end of Ring 2, with the action from the main arena being shown live on numerous television screens so that you will not miss any of the action. Tor Rickcord and her team of helpers are ready to welcome you over the next four days. If you have any questions please do ask. As always guests are welcome if accompanied by a member but you will need to buy them a day ticket. When the tent is full we will be limiting guests so that you are aware. Well behaved dogs are welcome, water provided!

Don’t forget on Sunday we are holding our AGM at noon with all attending guests invited to a BBQ lunch on conclusion of the meeting. Please just leave your name on the door if you are coming, if you haven’t already let us know.

Please find attached the menus for the week ahead to wet your appetite and also the breakfast menu for Friday onwards.