Informative talk at Epworth equestrian centre

EPWORTH’S Newlands Equestrian has appointed a new groom to help run the yard.

Donna Mann of Equihelp has a keen interest in ‘‘Intelligent Horsemanship’ and a gentler approach to horse handling and management. She is helping to organise events on the yard which will be of help and interest to local horse owners.

Last weekend an enthusiastic crowd watched Gary Bosworth talk about horse psychology , demonstrate join up & long reining.

The next talk is on Saturday October 15 at 1pm entitled The Bucket to Barrow presented by Jane Van Lennep, Director of Simple System Ltd.

A spokesman said: “This is a simple, yet extremely informative, interesting and amusing explanation of the horses’ digestive system.

“Jane is extremely knowledgeable about equine nutrition and explains about various grasses, hay/haylage, feed substances and the fors and againsts of feeding certain foods. Equine feed and nutrition mysteries solved!

“Jane is kindly travelling from Essex to put on this talk.”

There will be other guests there too plus refreshments. More information can be found at or by calling Donna on 07739416781 or Newlands Equestrian on 07890 667056