F.A.Q.

Who we are and how to contact us

Who are The Drillshed?

Like you, we are a team of committed and passionate equestrian enthusiasts. We understand your needs as a rider and horse owner and focus on delivering you the best products and service

All products are carefully selected by our buying team to ensure the highest standards of quality and performance. We pride ourselves on stocking only the best equestrian clothing, footwear and equipment available from the best brands, year on year.

We believe that:

  • choosing the right technical performance wear is critical to your horse riding enjoyment
  • we should provide you with impartial, educative information so you can make an informed choice with your equestrian purchases
  • we must bring you, most stylish products we can find at a price that's right you
  • you should be turned out appropriately for your competitive events
  • we should be the one stop online destination for all your equestrian needs
  • you should feel comfortable on your rides or round the stables - come rain or shine
  • time on your horse is your time and is precious

Our story began in 2004 when we started our outdoor sports equipment retailing journey selling sailing and watersports clothing from our office and warehouse in Shoeburyness, in South East England.

After successfully sending more than 1,000,000 orders worldwide, worth in excess of £60m, in 2018 we decided to help the horse riding community with the same passion, commitment and drive.

Our customers have left thousands of independent reviews about us on Trustpilot. If you have any further questions, don't hesitate to contact us by email or telephone!

How can I contact you?

We are open for advice, questions and orders
Monday - Friday: 9:30am - 5pm

Telephone

01702 597833

Post

The Drillshed (B2C Distribution Ltd)
The Gunnery Drill Shed,
Chapel Road,
Shoeburyness,
Essex. SS3 9SL.
United Kingdom

Placing your order

Can you help me choose my product?

Yes. If you have any questions about size, colour, suitability, price or anything else concerning one of the products we sell, please do contact our customer service team and we'll get back to you as soon as possible. We're here to help you find the best products to suit your individual needs.

Can I order over the phone?

Yes. We have a team of experienced riding enthusiasts waiting to help you place your order. Please don't hesitate to contact us during our opening hours if you need some friendly, impartial, expert assistance when ordering your products.

01702 597833
Monday - Friday: 9:30am - 5pm

How do I leave feedback?

We receive excellent feedback from our customers. If you'd like to add your own comment, please consider doing so via TrustPilot. If your order was placed on Amazon, please consider leaving feedback via Amazon. The majority of online shoppers read impartial customer reviews before making a purchase decision so your feedback will help other people who love horse riding.

We work hard to choose good quality products and offer great service to all our customers and we appreciate your comments.

Receiving your order

When will my order be dispatched?

We aim to dispatch all orders on the same day if the order is received before 3pm on a normal working day.

If the order is received after 3pm it will be dispatched on the next working day

Orders received on a Saturday, Sunday or Bank Holiday will be dispatched on the next working day

When will I receive my order?

If your UK order is over £50 and is placed before 3pm on a normal working day then it will be delivered free on the next working day

If your UK order is under £50 you can still receive your products on the next working day (if ordered before 3pm on a normal working day) for a small charge.

Free delivery for UK orders under £50 takes between 3 to 5 working days to arrive, although in general the majority of our customers are pleasantly surprised to receive their orders very quickly (within 2 to 3 days).

Do you offer next-day delivery?

Yes. A next-day delivery option is available for orders placed before 3pm and is free of charge for UK orders over £50. If your order is less than that, you can view full details of our delivery options and costs.

Alternatively, you can place your order for collection and pick it up for free from our showroom in Shoeburyness during our regular opening hours.

Monday - Friday: 9:30am - 5pm

Do you deliver to my country?

For a complete list of the countries we deliver to, please check our delivery page. If your country is not listed, please contact us and we will do our best to fulfil your order.

How do payments work?

What payment options are there?

  • PayPal
  • Amazon Checkout
  • Major credit / debit cards
  • Cheques

Are payments secure?

Yes. All payments are 100% secure and we never hold any credit / debit card details. Card payments are processed by the global secure payment provider Ingenico. If you would like further details, please contact us.

Amazon and PayPal payments are processed securely by Amazon and PayPal respectively.

What about import duties and taxes?

Customers outside Europe are responsible for local import duties/taxes that may be applied. We have no control over these charges and cannot predict what they may be.

If you're unsure, please contact your local customs office for information.

International customers should be aware that cross-border deliveries are subject to opening and inspection by customs authorities.

Using your account

Do I need an account to place my order?

No. You don't need an account with us if you're paying with a PayPal or Amazon Checkout account as they hold your details.

If you prefer to pay by credit or debit card, you'll need to set up an account so you can give us your name and address to process and dispatch your order.

Are my details secure?

Yes. Any personal information you send us is sent over a secure connection. More details about how we protect your information are available in our privacy policy.

How do I change my password?

Please login then click on the following

  1. My Details
  2. Change my password

How do I recover a forgotten password?

If you have forgotten your password, please fill out the forgotten password form. You will receive an email with details how to reset your password.

How do I add a new delivery address?

Please login then click on the following

  1. My Details
  2. View or change entries in my address book
  3. Edit (next to the address you wish to edit)

How do I return an item?

How long do I have to return an item?

Items can be returned within 60 days, subject to the terms specified in our returns policy.

How do I return an item?

We have a hassle-free returns policy. For full details please check our returns policy page.

If you are outside the EU, please ensure your items are marked as OTHER/RETURN/REPLACEMENT (value $0.00) on any customs/import labels before returning them to us.

Can you send a replacement urgently?

If a replacement is urgent, it would be quickest to place a new order online first, then return the existing item marked for a refund.

How do I make a warranty claim?

If you have experienced a problem due to a manufacturing fault, we are happy to act on your behalf and contact our supplier to initiate a claim. To do this, please send an email to help@thedrillshed.com explaining the fault in detail and include photographs clearly showing the fault. Photographs are essential when making a warranty claim.

Privacy

How do you use my personal information?

Any personal information you provide is used to process your order and we do not share it with anyone. For full details of how we use personal and non-personal information you provide, please check our privacy policy.

Does this website use cookies?

Yes.
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