IN PICTURES: Burghley Horse Trials 2016 Day 1

The Burghley Horse Trials 2016 got underway this morning, Thursday September 1.

Thursday, 1st September 2016, 1:12 pm
Updated Thursday, 1st September 2016, 2:21 pm
Burghley Horse Trials 2016 Kerry Varley riding Bluestone Lake in dressage EMN-160109-114903009

And one of the first people through the gate was our photographer David Lowndes to capture the first action of the opening day.

We’ll be bringing you more from Burghley throughout the famous four day event which runs until Sunday, September 4.

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Burghley Horse Trials 2016 Landrover Stand EMN-160109-114358009
Burghley Horse Trials 2016 Burghley Horse Trials 2016 Oliver Townend EMN-160109-114139009
Burghley Horse Trials 2016 Anne Brown a nd Becca Stubbs from Robinson's of Stamford on their stand at the show EMN-160109-114235009
Burghley Horse Trials 2016 Kerry Varley riding Bluestone Lake in dressage EMN-160109-114834009
Burghley Horse Trials 2016 Burghley Horse Trials 2016 EMN-160109-114113009
Burghley Horse Trials 2016 Landrover Stand EMN-160109-114358009
Burghley Horse Trials 2016 Burghley Horse Trials 2016 Oliver Townend EMN-160109-114139009
Burghley Horse Trials 2016 Anne Brown a nd Becca Stubbs from Robinson's of Stamford on their stand at the show EMN-160109-114235009
Burghley Horse Trials 2016 Kerry Varley riding Bluestone Lake in dressage EMN-160109-114834009