Susan Oakes

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(L-R) Susan Oakes,  Navan and Jennifer Cavey O’Donoghue,  Kilkenny at  the launch of the Stena Line Dublin Horse Show at the RDS. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

When Dorothy Bell, a famous horse-woman from Fota House in Co Cork, died in 1975 she left her riding gear to a friend, who in turn left it to a friend(...)

The cover of Molly Schiot’s book.

There was good news a while back for the 20,000 followers of the Instagram account @TheUnsungHeroines when Molly Schiot, the American filmmaker who s(...)

Sophie Richards from Gorey: ‘The Belgians and Dutch are ahead in breeding show-jumpers whereas with eventing, the Irish are top.Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

They don’t wear spindle heels and fascinators and they don’t compete to win fashion prizes, but some of the stars that shine at the RDS Horse Show an(...)