Welcome to the Avon Vale Hunt
Welcome to the website of the Avon Vale Hunt we hope the website gives you a taste of what we are all about and how we operate. We are always open and inclusive to all those who want to support us. In the pages contained within this website you can find out about our history, the people who run the Hunt, what we do and a great deal of information about our events. Hopefully the website is easy to navigate and is able to offer both background information to newcomers and up to the minute information to seasoned followers.
ALL FOLLOWERS MUST TEXT Field Secretary Kitkat Money-Kyrle on 07966 799747 24hrs before attending any Mounted Hound Exercise or Autumn Hunting with your full name, in order to comply with NHS Track and Trace requirements.
Cash payments are to be placed directly into a sealed envelope, with your name, telephone number and the amount enclosed. No change will be given.
We are all responsible for ensuring we adhere to the guidelines and social distancing rules so that we can continue to enjoy our sport during these testing times.
Please remember to adhere to the Avon Vale Hunt Covid-19 Secure Guidelines, as detailed below:
All followers must undertake a self-assessment for any Covid-19 symptoms. You should not leave home to participate in any hunting activities if you, or someone in your household, has symptoms of Covid-19. You must continue to follow strict self-isolation for 10 days should you show any symptoms of Covid-19, or 14 days should any member of your household show signs of Covid-19.
It is essential that all followers, both mounted and on foot, take all reasonable steps to respect Social Distancing guidance at all times.
Please wash your hands before leaving home and subsequently sanitise your hands regularly.
Please ensure you bring hand sanitiser and a facemask with you out hunting for use in case you are required in an emergency where social distancing is not possible.
Food and drink should not be disseminated during the hunting day.
Individuals living within a local lockdown area or keeping horses within a local lockdown area must not come out hunting.
The mounted field must follow the Fieldmaster and their instructions. Please pay particular attention to avoid any congestion or congregation, for example in gateways or down tracks or roads.
Hunt followers should not engage with hunt saboteurs on any level.