Find out about the best independent schools for young equestrians, or which are the most sought-after prep schools in London, in our School Life magazine Autumn 2014

Read this season’s School Life magazine, brought to you by Country Life.

Inside: Behind the scenes at theatre-minded Hurtwood House in Surrey, we visit Aysgarth in North Yorkshire, and the best prep schools in London. Plus the importance of school meals, and we find independent schools for budding equestrians.

* Read our schools guide on Countrylife.co.uk