Barbury Castle Horse Trials get underway

Held on the Marlborough Downs, the event finishes on Sunday. Credit: ITV West

The Barbury Castle Horse Trials get underway in Wiltshire today. They represent a chance for Great Britain's Olympic hopefuls, including Zara Phillips and William Fox-Pitt, to prepare for the London Games. Held on the Marlborough Downs, the event finishes on Sunday.

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Barbury horse trials

The Barbury Castle horse trials are taking place on the Marlborough Downs. Olympic horses and riders will take centre stage in the Eventing competition.