The Beaulieu Road sale yard was completely rebuilt in 2002 to bring it in line with the latest health & safety and welfare regulations.
The rebuild of the yard was made possible by funding from the European Community New Forest LEADER+ 2000-2006 Programme and match funding provided by the following organisations:
• The Forestry Commission
• English Nature
• Verderers of the New Forest
• The New Forest Commoners Defence Association
• New Forest Pony Breeding & Cattle Society
• Hampshire County Council
The project was financially administered by The New Forest District Council.
Additional support was received from Parish/Town Councils Ashurst & Colbury. Boldre, Bramshaw, Brockenhurst, Burley, Ellingham Harbridge & Ibsley, East Boldre, Fawley, Hyde, Lyndhurst, New Milton, Sway, Totton & Eling, and Mopley Riding Club.
This page follows the refurbishment with photographs through to the first sale on September 5th 2002.