Search Results for 'Equus'

10 results found.

Winner all right, winner all right as have-a go Frank Byrnes completes horse racing challenge

image preview

A love of horse riding, nurtured in his younger days growing up in Oranmore and continued with the Galway Blazers, reached its pinnacle last week when Frank Byrnes completed the Corinthian horse racing challenge in aid of the Irish Injured Jockeys Fund.

Nostalgic ‘Friends’ quiz takes centre stage at the Prince Bar

Save the date! Your old friends are calling. The perennially popular Prince Bar, Athlone, hosts a trivia night based on the iconic 90s comedy show, ‘Friends’.

Nostalgic ‘Friends’ quiz takes centre stage at the Prince Bar

image preview

Save the date! Your old friends are calling. The perennially popular Prince Bar, Athlone, hosts a trivia night based on the iconic 90s comedy show, ‘Friends’.

Local IFA delegation host CAP meeting in Athlone

The importance of a well-funded Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) after 2020 dominated discussions in Athlone during a recent meeting between the first Vice-President of the European Parliament, Ms. Mairead McGuinness MEP and IFA representatives from the Midlands North West.

Memorial tribute to Galway woman

image preview

A specially built equine shelter has been opened in India to honour Galway woman Caitriona O’Leary, who died in a horse-riding accident in England two years ago.

Wellies at the ready for Moate Agri Show

Moate Agricultural Show will once again take place in Brown’s field on Saturday August 24.

From Rosmuc to London — how the Connemara ponies made their debut 100 years ago

image preview

In 1912, Michael O’ Malley brought his two ponies, Irish Dragoon and Eileen Alannah to Olympia in London. He did this in order to highlight the plight and potential of his beloved Connemaras. This was the first time that Connemaras were seen on the international stage . After another 11 years of Michael's passionate prompting and letter writing, it eventually led to the foundation in December 1923, of the Connemara Pony Breeders’ Society.

Goresbridge horse sale a huge success

THE Goresbridge ‘Go for Gold’ event horse sale took place in Gorey, Co Wexford on Thursday night last and was a huge success, with 36 of the lots on offer selling for an average price of €17,603.

Zebra — Not Just Black & White celebrates a year of fashion success

The 1st Birthday Celebrations of Zebra -Not Just Black & White, ladies, mens and vintage fashion store located beside TK MAXX, took place last weekend. Olivia Breene, owner of the store is delighted with such a successful year, which included being considered for many awards including being a Top Three Fashion Retailer at Galway Best Awards and being one of the finalists in the JCI Young Entrepreneur Competition.

Irish Horse Welfare Trust seek homes for rescued horses

Charity Irish Horse Welfare Trust (IHWT) is looking for new homes for some of the rescued horses currently homed at the charity’s farm in Woodenbridge, Co Wicklow.

 

Page generated in 0.0404 seconds.