Scouring is so not on these days…

White Horse Freefoto.com

The Uffington White Horse, symbolic image of the Bronze Age, a totemic emblem of another age, is being cleaned up this Bank Holiday, a ‘magical horse’ forever in full flight across the downs, with his ‘manger’ in the valley below; this annual cleaning has been going on for centuries.

See Guardian article;  Bank Holiday grooming for White Horse