Riders from 19 countries made up part of an 800 strong entry to mark the final March and September Horse Trials at Gatcombe Park.

The Whatley Manor & Spa International Horse Trials along with the March Land Rover Novice & Intermediate event are both in their last year of competition.

Visitors enjoyed three days of dressage, show jumping and cross-country events.

Members of the royal family were in attendance with Princess Anne presented prizes and her daughter Zara among the competitors.

Photography by Steve Richards