New Regional Development Officer For BHS
British Horse Society has appointed a new Regional Development Officer
for the South and South West Regions. She is Mrs Julie Garbutt from
Mark in Somerset.
daughter of a Yorkshire farmer, Julie has been riding horses since
the age of five. After going through Pony Club, she worked in a
show jumping yard in the Midlands, and in 1981 she accompanied a
British team to Dubai. Since moving to Somerset in 1988 she has
run a saddlery/country clothing company, worked for a Danish grass
seed company and more recently a newspaper.
owns and competes at a local level on her horse Konker in various
chief executive Kay Driver said "The BHS is very lucky to have
someone of Julie's wide experience to act as our regional representative
in the South and South West. I am sure she will prove an asset to
Garbutt said: "I am very excited to have secured this
post and look forward to getting to know our members in the
regions. The BHS has a lot to offer the equestrian public
with training and competitions and that, allied to the magnificent
work they do with regard to welfare, safety and access, makes
it a Society that every horse rider or owner should be proud
to be part of."
Garbutt can be reached at Sunnymead, Kingsway, Mark, Somerset
Tel: 01278 641758, email firstname.lastname@example.org