Special Day for Sophie

12 December 2018
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Sophie really enjoyed her special day with International Dressage rider, Natalie Allen, at her yard near Edgehill.  After spending time on Natalie’s yard helping her groom, tack up and watching her ride, Natalie then came to our venue and gave Sophie a lesson on Alfie.  Alfie has never worked so hard!  The experience day was […]

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Thank you Matthew

11 December 2018
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This morning our rider Matthew kindly presented us with an amazing donation £155.  Instead of presents for his 40th birthday,   Matthew had asked for donations to his favourite charities. Such a brilliant idea!  Thank you Matthew for thinking of us and helping to feed our ponies over the winter.

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Welcome new sponsors

8 December 2018
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We really enjoyed meeting with Yvonne Stephenson at our session who came to present us with not one, but two donations, to sponsor two of our riders.  One was from the Stratford Riding Club for which she is the Treasurer and the other from Willicote Equestrian Centre ,Yvonne and her husband David’s yard near Stratford, where […]

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Well done Scarlett!

26 November 2018
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Scarlett amazed us all and put her hat on herself for the first time which earned her an Endeavour Award.  She was so proud! Our early Monday riders then went around the fields.  Its beginning to look a lot like winter but so lovely to be still able to ride out.  We wonder for how […]

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A big smile from Billy!

25 October 2018
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Billy is so thrilled to have stirrups and reins.  Now there will be no stopping him!!

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Amazing result for Isabella

9 September 2018
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Isabella and her pony, Cookies and Cream, went to Addington Manor last Thursday to the final of the RDA Showing Championship at the BSHA Hunter Championship Show. They were so shocked, but obviously absolutely delighted, to be awarded 2nd!!! A lot of hard work will have gone into preparing Cookie and of course Isabella for this event, […]

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Jumping skills for our two ladies!

24 August 2018
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Fi and Anna demonstrated their skill riding round a course of poles, showing a light seat position, to achieve their Showjumping Level 1 certificate. Riding Alfie and Kiera respectively, both completed the course off the lead rein – good work!

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‘Team Stratford’ have an amazing time at the RDA National Championships

21 July 2018
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Once again the well-oiled machine that is ‘Team Stratford’ swung into action, as three dazzling ponies arrived at Hartpury College on Friday evening to take part in the RDA National Championships.  They were met by our hard-working volunteers, who were assisting with running the event, as well as looking after our ponies. It was already warming up […]

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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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