Posts Tagged ‘horses’

Irish horse charity Irish Horse Welfare Trust (IHWT) is hosting its annual golf classic at Rathsallagh Golf club in Kildare on Friday 1st June to raise funds for its work rescuing, rehabilitating and rehoming neglected horses, as well as the charity’s education projects. The Golf Classic will start at 14.00 sharp, registration costs €700 per […]


Sharon Power from Wicklow has been named as one of five people shortlisted for the Santa Rita 120 Local Hero Awards 2012.   Santa Rita 120, the premium Chilean winemakers, called for people throughout the country to nominate someone they felt deserves recognition for the outstanding work they do in their local community.   The […]


  A Pre Cheltenham Night in aid of the National Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation (NRHF) and the Irish Horse Welfare Trust  is being hosted by both charities on Sunday 4th March in Stillorgan Park Hotel, Stillorgan at 7.45pm.   Sponsored by Betfair, the expert panel includes a very impressive line up: Jessie Harrington (Patron IHWT), Henry de Bromhead, […]


Irish horse charity Irish Horse Welfare Trust (www.ihwt.ie) has been shortlisted for the international PagePlay Equestrian Social Media Awards (ESMAs), the ‘Oscars’ of the equestrian world.   The Wicklow-based charity has been shortlisted in the ‘charity’ section for its work rescuing, rehabilitating and rehoming neglected horses inIreland, as well as developing educational projects on equine […]


Moscow Flyer, a racing legend, equine celebrity, and IHWT ambassador, has generously donated his stable at the Irish Horse Welfare Trust Centre (IHWT) where he spent the last 7 years in active retirement, so it can be used instead to stable neglected equines in need.  Jane Mysercough Chairperson of IHWT, explains: “Moscow Flyer trained by […]


Happy New Year! If you are looking for a 2012 calendar, we have a couple of suggestions, all of them supporting good causes! -Saint Aidan’s Services Saint Aidan’s Services is a voluntary body founded in 1968. They are based in Gorey, County Wexford, and they provide services and training to people with a wide range […]


The Equine Welfare Conference is taking place on the 4th November at the Keadeen Hotel . Jane Myerscough, Chairwoman of IHWT explains  “This seminar is co hosted by IHWT and sponsored by Sarah Fisher and Anthony Head and Redwings Horse Sanctuary.  It will be the first conference of its kind  to be held in Ireland […]