British Farriers & Blacksmiths Association


The BFBA is involved at Board level across the farrier industry in addition to hosting and supporting educational and competitive events across the country. This page is regularly updated with industry developments and news. At all times, we welcome your comments and feedback; please do get in touch.

COVID-19: Welsh 'Firebreak Lockdown'

Following further guidelines published on the Welsh Government website the BFBA has sought clarification from the Farriers Registration Council (FRC) this afternoon to ensure farriers working in Wales can continue to provide essential hoofcare services. See full details >>
Added 20 October 2020.

COVID-19: restrictions and further help

In response to the Prime Minister’s announcements earlier in the week, the Farrier’s Registration Council updated its advice for farriers and horse owners. Yesterday the Chancellor announced further support for businesses. See full details >>
Added 25 September 2020.

BFBA AGM 31st October 2020

The British Farriers and Blacksmiths Association (BFBA) AGM will take place on October 31st 2020. The meeting will be conducted on Zoom and BFBA members will need to pre-register to receive the link to access the meeting, and vote. See full details >>
Added 25 September 2020.