New Committee members
Sally Kerr and Steph Tyler have joined the Club’s Committee.
Book early for plating your lorry
All lorry owners are advised that as centres for plating are becoming increasingly booked up in advance, you are advised to plan and book your plating in good time. It would be a shame to miss out on activities due to not being able to get a slot. In some cases up to six months has been quoted as a lead time for testing!
Equestrian activities and major roads
Transport Focus, the independent consumer watchdog representing the interests
of all users of England’s motorways and major ‘A’ roads (like the A3) that are managed by Highways England, has published this document about protecting the interests of equestrians (among others) on and around these roads.
SDHC in Carriage Driving magazine
Nice article about SDHC is the February edition of Carriage Driving! Titled “It’s been a successful year for a grassroots club”, it shows what a wide variety of events the Club runs.
Increasing business rates
Please read this urgent message from British Carriagedriving and the BHS about the increase in busines rates on equestrian premises. Details.