How to Buy

Elite Sport Horse Sales

How to Buy

01568 619777


For further information contact: Brightwells, Horse & Pony Dept., Easters Court, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0DE. Tel: 0044 (0)1568 619777 Fax: 0044 (0)1568 619710 Email:

Sarah Johnson - 044 (0) 7900 784014 Email:

German Agent – Uli Keuter (0049) 1778312200 

Dutch Agents – Jan and Danielle van Tuyl 0031 (6) 53130712 and 0031 (0)418562492 

Belgium Agent – Danny Telen Tel.0032 (0) 475242182


Catalogues will be available three weeks prior to the Sale. If you would like to purchase one please send £6(cheques payable to Brightwells) and a note with your name and address requesting the Dressage Catalogue to Brightwells, Horse & Pony Dept., Easters Court, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0DE.

View Auction Horses

View the Auction Horses online, photographs available of lots where supplied by vendor with the pedigrees of each horse.

Presentations and Trial Rides

Presentations of all the Auction horses will take place before the sale. Please see the sale page for a timetable of events.

Trial Rides are by appointment only. Please CLICK HERE to download a Trial Ride form. 

For any further details please call Sarah Johnson 07900 784 014 or email


The August and December Auctions are a ticket event, and tables can be reserved for VIP seats for either a Three Course Meal or Drinks Service only. Alternatively Grandstand seats can be purchased on the day of sale.


Please Click Here to Download a Bankers Reference

Payment must be made by CASH, CARD OR CHEQUE on the day of Sale. As of January 2018, NO CREDIT CARDS will be accepted as a form of payment at Brightwells Equine Sales. Cheques will only be accepted from regular clients and those who provide a current Banker's Reference. Arrangements can be made for payment by Bank Transfer with our Accounts Department prior to the sale. Money Laundering rules apply at all our auctions and prospective buyers who wish to settle accounts in cash should contact the sales office for details.

Horses will be sold in Pounds (£) Sterling, in addition a 10% (plus VAT) Buyers Premium will be added to all purchaser’s accounts. If the entry is marked VAT then a further 20% will be added to the hammer price, if it is marked VHR a further 5.1% will be added.

Purchasers will be responsible for paying for the Vetting Fees of £240 plus VAT.


Should any Prospective Purchaser be unable to attend the Sale, the Auctioneers will personally be pleased to execute Commissions on their behalf, at no extra charge, lots being obtained as cheaply as other bids allow. In this instance irrevocable methods of payment must be in place before commission instructions are enacted.

Vetting of Horses

All horses entered for this sale unless otherwise stated by the Auctioneers have undergone x-rays assessments to a set criteria and veterinary examination by a Brightwells Panel of Veterinary Surgeons. The Veterinary Surgeons will be available to discuss veterinary findings and x-rays with potential clients on the day prior to the sale.

X-rays can also be emailed to clients own veterinary surgeons to be assessed. Please call Sarah Johnson 07900 784 014 to arrange this. 


All horses must be removed from the sale complex by 12 noon on the day following the sale.


Insurance of purchases may be arranged through the auctioneer’s office on the day of sale.


The sales are conducted at Addington Manor Equestrian Centre, Buckingham, MK18 2JR.

Local Accommodation

For a list of local accommodation please Click Here


On site catering is available in the Restaurant and Cafeteria.