19 Nov 2022


All Day

Grampian – End of season meeting

British Driving Society Grampian Branch End of Season Meeting. AGM and Supper An evening with Mark Broadbent Newmachar Hotel, Oldmeldrum Road, Newmachar, AB21 0QD Saturday 19th November 6.30pm prompt start All welcome, you don’t need to be a BDS member!

Mark owns and runs the Fenix Carriage Driving Centre and is one of the greatest ambassadors for the sport or carriage driving.  He has competed successfully for over 40 years, with notable successes being four in hand national champion for 3 successive years, in the show ring he has been twice BDS Show champion and in 1996 he won the Horse of the Year show with his tandem of horses to a Cocking Cart made by himself.  Mark started Fenix carriages in 1975 and has a reputation for making the finest of carriages.  He is an LHHI, BDS Panel Judge and HDT judge and technical delegate, course builder and designer.
Programme for the evening;
AGM and General Business
1. Report on the activities of BDS Grampian by Vicky Largue our AAC and a preview of the activities of the Branch in 2023
2. Report from the Grampian Branch treasurer, Victoria Moore

The AGM will be followed by supper.  After supper we will have the presentation of prizes followed by a talk by Mark Broadbent.