AGM & General Meeting- 2017

The 2017 NEWC AGM was held at The Horse Trust on 6 April 2017 on a beautiful sunny day. NEWC members  enjoyed a tour of the yard and sat outside for lunch enjoying the peaceful pleasant surroundings.


Thank you to The Horse Trust for their kind hospitality.


Members were treated to three excellent speakers:

  • Sophie Cookson – The British Horse Society Friends at the End scheme
  • Jo White – Human Behaviour Change
  • Dean Bland and Andi Vilela – ‘Landscape for Future Farriery’




The NEWC 2017 General Meeting was held on 8 November at Nottingham Trent University.

The following three speakers helped to make the day a success:

  1. Dr Faith Burden – Director of Research and Operational Support, the Donkey Sanctuary ‘A roof over their heads’.
  2. Hannah Bryer – Senior Donkey Welfare Advisor, The Donkey Sanctuary. ‘Regional Meetings; an opportunity for you to get involved’.
  3. Amber Batson – RCVS. A review of 10 years of welfare casework in the UK.

Thank you to NTU for hosting the day.