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The future Mr and Mrs Sudlow

LCpl Berry, Tpr Eckley, CoH Liburd, Tpr Fidling and Tpr Thomson on Llamerai, Obelisk, Kryptonite and Pole-Axe

soldiers turned out for a Belvoir meet in their Saturday country. Capt Jeremy Sudlow RHG/D showed that you can mix business with pleasure when he proposed to Lady Laline Hay next to the River Gwash after a red-letter two-horse day around Branston with the Cottesmore in December. Thankfully she said ‘Yes’ and the couple are to

be married in July this year. The record for the most days out this season goes to WO2 (SCM) E Sampson, who notched up an impressive eleven days hunting whilst also running The Blues and Royals Squadron. The New Year was ushered in with the Quorn on a beautiful day at Upper

Sqn Cpl Maj Sampson flying over a Cottesmore hedge on Optimist

Broughton, with all but two members of the Troop mounted. The season really got going in January and February, with some very good days with the Quorn at Cold Newton, the Cottesmore at Owston and the Belvoir at Long Clawson. The horses hit their stride beautifully, and by the end of February were not only hunting, but

The Winter Training Troop Complete - LCpls Hockey LG & Berry RHG/D, Tprs Keegan RHG/D and Butler LG, Capt Soames RHG/D, CoH Liburd LG, Tprs Fidling and Lakin LG

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