Thank you

2 October 2021
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It was lovely to welcome Cllr Tony Jackson to the yard and be able to thank him for the donation from the Stratford Mayor’s Charity Fund, which has so far helped us to buy new reins, hats, stirrups and leathers. The new tack were so welcome as our coloured reins had been affected by the […]

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Isabella flies the flag at Virtual Champs

2 October 2021
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Huge congratulations to our independent rider Isabella riding Cookie in the RDA Virtual National Championships last weekend. They gained 2nd place in a very competitive Grade 4 dressage championship class, achieving a whopping 71%, only missing out on top spot by 0.25. This follows their recent successes at the BD Para Summer Championships. A very talented […]

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100 Acts of kindness completed!!

13 September 2021
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Congratulations to Archie and Evie, who have completed 102 Acts of Kindness for the Beryl 100 for 100 Challenge just in time for Beryl’s 100th birthdate on 18th September. The whole family have all had fun thinking of different ways to reach the 100 target and look for opportunities to help people whilst out and […]

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Congratulations Isabella

9 September 2021
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Huge congratulations to Isabella who, at the British Dressage Para Championships held at the Solihull Riding School last Saturday, came 1st in the Grade 4 bronze which qualifies her for the Winter championships. On the Sunday she received more rosettes in the Summer Champs by coming 3rd in the Bronze and 4th in the Silver. […]

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Sunflower rides rock!

25 August 2021
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We’ve had a-maze-ing fun this week, finding our way through the sunflower maze! The cheerful flowers make us smile!

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Chris & Alfie reunited

13 August 2021
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It’s been another busy week as we dodged the showers and our riders enjoyed riding in the paddock,  gaining a rosette for successfully completing the “town and country challenge” course. It’s been extra special, as Chris was reunited with Alfie & all our riders are now back in the saddle & riding regularly. An amazing […]

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RDA Christmas Bingo

11 August 2021
RDA Stratford Christmas Bingo Fundraising Event

Join us for some festive fun at our Christmas Bingo fundraiser.Thursday 25th November 2021 Kineton Sports & Social Club, Little Kineton, Warwick CV35 0FA £10 entry includes 5 raffle ticket strip Top Prize – £50 Fabulous prizes to be won, a fantastic raffle, refreshments available or bring your own drinks. Accompanied children welcome.Doors open: 6.45pmEyes […]

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Long service awards for two special people

6 August 2021

On a lovely afternoon, Ed Bracher, RDA UK CEO, visited the stables to present special awards to two of our exceptional volunteers. Isobel Ollis received a RDA Pearl award for 30 years of service for her time helping, not just our Group, but also being part of the team organising the Regional Qualifiers and County […]

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Special visitors to the yard

2 August 2021
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It was so lovely to welcome the brains behind Beryl’s 100 for 100 challenge to the yard today. Lucy and Becky, Beryl’s grandchildren, spent the morning with us watching and talking to some of our riders, their parents, and our volunteers and then went to see the wonderful wildflowers planted in their Grandma’s memory. Such […]

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Archie & Evie’s challenge continues

31 July 2021
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Archie & Evie have completed more ‘Acts of Kindness’ towards their goal of 100 for Beryl’s 100 for 100 challenge. They have completed 67 Acts of Kindness so far including: – making and delivering a lot of cupcakes to random houses – giving out bundles of home grown rhubarb to passers by – giving meals […]

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