A ‘fun day’ for our 50th Anniversary

1 July 2018
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A happy afternoon! On a lovely Thursday afternoon, fifteen of our riders, along with their parents, carers & families, came along to Home Farm to join in activities & celebrate the Group’s 50th anniversary. Riders completed our version of the Countryside Challenge in the outdoor arena. They also took part in gymkhana games – Billy […]

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Congratulations Archie

6 June 2018
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Archie was thrilled to receive a 4th rosette from the West Mercia Art & Crafts competition for his collage of him riding on Keira.  Well done Archie – your lots of sticking was well worth it!  

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Great picture Anna

26 May 2018
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Anna celebrates her 3rd prize in the West Mercia Regional Arts and Crafts competition, for her portrait of Kiera.    

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What a day!

22 May 2018
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Wow, in blistering heat, Charlotte, Jules, Isabella, Lewis, Sasha and Sophie smashed it!  All six qualified for the RDA National Championships in July in either Dressage, Countryside Challenge or Showjumping.  Amazing results! Well done all of you. With thanks to West Mercia RDA Regional Qualifier organisers for hosting a brilliant day at Stourport Riding Centre and […]

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Well Done Anna!

15 May 2018
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Anna showed our Coach her brilliant riding skills and horse knowledge and was awarded her Grade 2 Riding and Grade 2 Horse Care certificates.  Very well done Anna – well deserved as you try so hard!

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Thank you Isabella

2 April 2018
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Isabella baked loads of cakes and biscuits and held an Easter cake stall at Talland, where she stables Cookie her pony.  She made a whopping £105.80 which she has donated to our Group.  Thank you so much Isabella you must have been baking for days.  They looked scrummy!

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Well done Harry!

18 March 2018
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Harry and our new horse, Diesel, are getting to know each other and developing a partnership together. Harry’s confident and positive approach was recognised recently, when he received an Endeavour Award. Keep up the good work Harry!

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She did it!!

21 January 2018
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Very many congratulations to our rider Sophie Evans-Lee, who, in front of her proud Dad Gareth and Grandmother Gill,  was awarded the Stratford upon Avon Junior Para Sports award 2018 for her achievements in horse riding at the presentation dinner held on 19th January.  Sophie commenced riding with our Group in September 2016 and soon came […]

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What an end to the year for Sophie!

19 December 2017
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Sophie found out today that she has been shortlisted for not one, but TWO Stratford awards!!!!  Firstly, she has been shortlisted for the Junior Para Sports Person award as part of the Stratford on Avon District Sports Awards.  The winner will be announced at an event on Friday 19th January.  Secondly, she has been shortlisted […]

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Presentations and Father Christmas at the Group’s Christmas Party

12 December 2017
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With a food laden table and mulled wine and juice, riders and their families, volunteers past and present, sponsors and supporters gathered in a packed community centre for the Group’s Christmas party and to celebrate its 2017 achievements. We were joined by Chief Executive, Ed Bracher, who had come to present some of the many […]

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