The Melton Hunt Club Ride and Household Cavalry Ride 2017

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The Belvoir, Cottesmore and Quorn Hunts have ‘countries’ that converge in the market town of Melton Mowbray in Leicestershire. They operate independently but are closely associated with Melton Hunt Club (MHC). [A full set of images can be viewed here – Melton Hunt Club and Household Cavalry Rides 2017] The first Cross Country Ride was held in February 1956 from …

Jumping a hedge near Clawson Thorns

Belvoir Hunt Opening Meet 2016

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The last of the Shire packs to hold its opening meet was the Belvoir Hunt, who traditionally hold theirs at the Village Hall in Long Clawson, in the heart of their Leicestershire country. For a full set of images please click here – The Belvoir Hunt Opening Meet 2016 Belvoir Hunt Opening Meet 2016 was last modified: November 1st, 2016 …

Hunting Photography – The Quorn at Markham House

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The Quorn Hunt’s meet at Markham House, Thorpe Satchville, by kind permission of David Samworth. Images – The Quorn Hunt at Markham House Hunting Photography – The Quorn at Markham House was last modified: January 25th, 2014 by nico

The Bernard Weatherill Dianas of the Chase Side saddle Race

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  The first sidesaddle race in 90 years recently took place over Quorn Hunt hedges and fences at Ingarsby Hall, Leicestershire. Full set of photos – Bernard Weatherill Diana of the Chase Sidesaddle Race A total of 16 ladies came to post and the race was hotly contested to the line, with Ireland’s Susan Oakes beating Lizzie Harris to the …