Find out who’s made the finals.

More finalists for the 2023 British Equestrian Trade Awards – the BETAs – have been announced. 

Shortlisted feed helplines, trade suppliers, great places to work and effective marketers are forward for national awards organised by the British Equestrian Trade Association (BETA).

The winners will be presented with their prizes at the BETA Gala Dinner on Sunday, 10 September – the first evening of the BETA International trade show. 

There is no fee to enter the BETAs; candidates are nominated by their customers and/or the public depending on category. Finalists and winners are chosen via an objective selection process by a panel of judges. 

Shortlisted for 2023 BETAs are:

STUBBS ENGLAND Nutritional Helpline of the Year

To be awarded to the feed or supplement manufacturer’s technical helpline offering the best service in nutritional advice and assistance to customers.

Allen & Page Ltd – Thetford, Norfolk

Baileys Horse Feed Ltd – Braintree, Essex

Blue Chip Feed Ltd – Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Dengie – Southminster, Essex

Saracen Horse Feeds Ltd – Aylesford, Kent

Simple System Horse Feeds – Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk

TopSpec Equine Ltd – Thirsk, North Yorkshire

Citation Trade Supplier of the Year

Awarded to the manufacturer, wholesaler or distributor judged to offer the best in delivery, customer service, product knowledge and awareness of retailer requirements.

Battle, Hayward & Bower Ltd – Lincoln, Lincolnshire

Bliss of London Ltd – Aldridge, West Midlands

Equilibrium Products Ltd – Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire

FOMO Protection – Glasgow, Lanarkshire 

Farm and Stable Supplies – Neston, Cheshire

A great place to work award sponsored by SEIB Insurance Brokers

To be awarded to the company who offers an excellent working environment, support and guidance on your career path and who provides benefits to make a productive and happy work place.

Charity Farm Countrystore, Kent

Charles Owen, Clwyd

Country and Stable of Olney, Buckinghamshire

Finest Brands International, West Yorkshire

Spillers (Mars Horsecare), Buckinghamshire

Tower Farm Saddlers, Warwickshire

Holdsworth PR Marketing Effectiveness Award

An award that marks effective communications and the increased value a company’s marketing campaign has brought to its brands.

Charles Owen – Wrexham, Clwyd

Equilibrium Products – Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire

Finer Equine – Crewe, Cheshire

Groomi Ltd – Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Shires Equestrian – Leominster, Herefordshire