Tuesday 8th of June 2021

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Enjoy a scroll through some of our favourite finds that we have shared over on Instagram. 

 

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Super Groom Becca Ross – Part One

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Sash in the Garden – Jobs for March

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Pimp your pasta: Creamy spring vegetable pappardelle

This month’s delicious recipe from Matteo Polgrossi is the perfect dish to celebrate the imminent clock change, which we are all so ready for. 

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Bob and Aldaniti

40 years on and Bob Champion embarks on Anniversary walk

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Private Finance: When is a mortgage not a mortgage?

Demand for country property is enjoying a surge, with more buyers than available stock. But when is a mortgage not a mortgage? Jamie Rigby discusses financing country purchases

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Rider Fitness: Hip Stretch with Chukka Wellness

Two new stretches from India to help with tight hip flexors and hamstrings.

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Odette Insoll | Nouvelle Habit | Commercial Photoshoot

Meet the Maker: Odette Insoll

In our new series, Meet the Maker, we meet the people behind some of our wonderful new discoveries as they share a day of their life with us.

First up is Odette Insoll, founder of Nouvelle Habit, the beautiful hand-tailored waxed cotton riding skirt that is a modern twist on the old classic and is bringing the elegance back to horseriding. 

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Positive Thoughts with…Vanessa Ryle

As the saying goes, positivity breeds positivity and we’ll be sharing the positive thoughts from some friends of The Gaitpost over the coming weeks. First up is Vanessa Ryle, Sky Sports producer, presenter and lover of all things horse racing.

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Feed Yourself Smarter with Angela Walker

We are delighted to welcome Angela Walker to The Gaitpost with her new column, Feed Yourself Smarter.

Angela is a Cognitive Function expert, published author, coach and presenter and in her forthcoming columns will be sharing her top tips to future-proof your biggest asset, your brain. 

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Private Finance: Meet Jamie Rigby

We are delighted to welcome Jamie Rigby, Founder and Director of Kentfield Private Finance, a property finance brokerage with a focus on client service as a regular columnist on The Gaitpost.

Jamie will be providing updates on the mortgage and property market each month, as well as more focussed pieces on getting yourself ‘mortgage ready’ and how to unlock funding from your property to enhance its value. 

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Tech Tips: How to organically grow an Instagram following in 2021 – Part 1

We are delighted to welcome Milla Richardson, founder of Pink Storm Social, as our new Social Media Columnist to help you get to grips with your social accounts, whether you are a small business or an individual looking to grow your following and gain exposure.

Click here for Milla’s first column on growing your Instagram account organically in 2021.

Credit: Lucy Newson

Ask Charlie: Meal Planning

We are delighted to welcome Charlie Gray, founder of Ask Charlie, the online resource for homegrown skills, as our resident expert to help smooth the chore of domestic life.

In her first video for The Gaitpost, Charlie offers up her valuable tips for my current pet hate, meal planning. Click here to watch and find out all about Charlie’s equestrian heritage.

Credit: Clive Nichols Photography

DIY: Front door revamp & Giveaway

Konig Colours are offering one lucky reader a one litre pot of Gloss Eggshell in the shade of your choice from her colour library for you to revamp your front door AND we’ve teamed up with Alban Hill Nurseries, who are a favourite small business of Vanessa’s and are adding a beautiful potted bay tree with a terracotta pot to the prize to enhance your revamped entrance. Find out more here

GIVEAWAY:

ENTRIES HAVE NOW CLOSED – CONGRATULATIONS @issyyylea!

WIN A PALLA JUG FROM THE SUMMER HOUSE COLLECTION. 

 

ALL DETAILS HERE

Cook Book Inspo: At this stage of the summer hols, my usual repertoire of fave family dishes has been exhausted and after a very enjoyable flick through some magazines, there’s an abundance of new cooking tomes that have caught my eye and been ordered and that will hopefully both renew my love of cooking and keep everyone’s taste buds happy! Click here for cook book inspo

Check out our weekly collection of Friday Finds including some clever creations from three inspired sisters using lockdown to repurpose old jeans and some stunning summer entertaining essentials. With many events currently being staged behind closed doors, it’s a tough time for small brands who are missing out on their usual ‘shop front’ and we hope to help spread the word on some of these gorgeous products. Click here to read

New online fitness hub launches for polo players Read all about it here

Easy Peasy Chicken Caesar Salad  – This delicious recipe for the old classic is so quick and easy and you can easily cheat on the dressing like we did…thanks to Mary Berry’s Caesar dressing! Click here for the recipe

BARBURY GALLERY: 5 minutes with…William Carey Like us all William has been really missing the action during lockdown, but last weekend he returned to the eventing scene to capture the mood at Barbury Horse Trials.  Click here for the article & photo gallery

Seriously Yummy Orange Drizzle Cake – Hugely popular when we shared this on Insta, here’s the recipe to keep handy that has everyone coming back for more so be prepared to make two! Click here for the recipe

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