British Farriers & Blacksmiths Association

Skills, Knowledge & Behaviour

The British Farriers and Blacksmiths Association (BFBA) exists to represent, and be the voice of, the professional farrier.

Our aims are -

  • To provide essential craft representation and balance to the regulatory bodies
  • To encourage education and facilitate the development of its members skills
  • To support our members throughout their career

Our strength lies within our members and we encourage every UK registered farrier and apprentice to Join Today!


22/02 Progress report on New Farriery ApprenticeshipRead more >15/02 BFBA Edward Martin Exchange updateRead more >23/01 Huw Dyer is Acting PresidentRead more >22/09 BFBA welcome Holly FlackRead more >02/08 Rodney Cranwell    1931-2017Read more >View all BFBA News
22/03 Ayrshire Branch 40th Anniversary CompetitionRead more >31/08 BFBA Derbyshire Shoeing and Shoemaking CompRead more >19/05 BFBA Beds Shoemaking CompetitionRead more >11/03 BFBA Pre-Dip DayRead more >22/09 Farrier FocusRead more >View the full Calendar and all Events