Tag: Etiquette

Mrs Hillyard’s Beagles

Posted on Monday, December 28, 2020 in:
Subject: BeagleEtiquette

Mrs. Hillyard was a great lover of sports and various breeds of dogs. The Hillyards’ estate at Thorpe Satchville, near Melton Mowbray in Leicestershire, included a private golf course and tennis court, and exuded an uninhibited sporting atmosphere. The Hillyards adored dogs and allowed their pack of pocket beagles and other terriers to wander in...

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The Trials of a Hunt Secretary

Posted on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 in:
Subject: EtiquetteHunt Admin

First published in BHD 2000 , the writer Liz Young gives a personal and valuable insight into the life of a Hunt Secretary The Hunt Secretary can be described as a cross between a Secretary of State and a housekeeper: this office bearer works both diplomatically and physically behind the scenes. On the one hand…

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