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Because horsey girl,
Charlotte Packham, has decided to have another go at winning the title,
the most prestigious beauty pagent in the country.This time, however, she is determined to
win. She also wants to run her
own heat, Miss Equestrian “I
will be entering again for the 2010 competition,” she says. “I had such
a great time. I met loads of fantastic people. It was so lovely for me
to be a girl for a change instead of being in jeans and ariat boots.
Walking down that catwalk was such a great experience for me.
“Since the car accident I
was in a few years ago, I have been unable to ride, and although I am
the one who looks after the horses and keeps them looking tidy etc,
it's always my partner, Ben's show as he is the rider. So it was really
nice to have a few days where I was in the limelight.” But she doesn’t just want to be in the
lime-light herself. She wants to share it with other horsey girls.
“In my opinion, horsey
girls should enter the competition,” she says. “To prove to the general
public that we can scrub up OK and that beauty is in the eye of the
beholder. I had the most amazing time at the semi - final and at the
final. I met some amazing girls. Obviously there were some who thought
that they deserved the title more than others, but you get that in all
walks of life I think.”
Centre is a BHS
approved Riding Centre, which has been
established for many years.
It is situated between Wokingham and
Berkshire Riding Centre
Tel: 01344-884992 (yard)
Tel: 01344-883331 (office hours only)
BRC, would like to help you achieve your dream whatever it is. We are passionate about horses,
their care and helping our
clients to achieve success.
We work to the highest standards and constantly strive to improve and
located on the outskirts
of Wokingham and close to the M3 and
M4. Heathlands offers equestrian services
unrivalled in the area.
Facilities include an Indoor School with Martin
International size Flood Lit Outdoor
Horse Walker with roof and lighting, Jumping
Paddock (including full set of show jumps),
Solarium and Equissage Horse
End Equestrian Centre. We have been
running since 1960 .We offer a range of services
from beginners lessons to shows, cowboy/cinderella parties, to film work. We can cater for any age from
tiny tots to the more mature person. We specialise in nervous clients.
We are a
school and livery yard; BHS and ABRS approved. We provide training for
all ages and abilities. Jill and Keith have been running the
riding school for an amazing 30 years, which has galloped past!
are well established and have a wealth of experience
with riding and running stables. They have built an excellent
reputation as the premier riding school in the Windsor and Maidenhead
Tel: +44 (0)1344 885 373
Fax: +44 (0)1344 891 482
Equestrian Centre is set in a gorgeous 56 acre yard in Chapel Green,
near Wokingham in Berkshire. With all the facilities you need, it will
be the perfect place for you and your horse to progress.
We are a
family-run Equestrian Centre
where all ages and all levels
of experience are welcome. Snowball
Farm is a BHS and ABRS approved Riding School, livery and training centre.
We are able to teach almost
to ride. A full range of Livery services are available and we hold a
number of shows throughout the year.
Horse Riding in
Lower Pendavey Farm , Camelford, PL32 9TX
Tel : 01840 213279
Bold Try Stables - Chulmleigh Enjoy
your ride on our well-mannered, well-cared for horses
and ponies. Accompanied rides through varying and beautiful scenic
routes. All makes and models of riders catered for (15 minutes from
Country Ways) Tel 01769 580366
Kingsland Stables - Woolsery,
Bideford Enjoy a gentle hack through local countryside. We
have horses and ponies for all sizes, ages and abilities. Novices and
children most welcome. Our staff are friendly and experienced Tel 01237
Collacott Equestrian Centre - South Molton
Tel 01769 572725
North Devon Equestrian Centre - Shirwell,
Barnstaple Tel 01271850864
Westacott Stables - Goodleigh
Barnstaple Tel 01271 372965
Arlington Riding Centre - Arlington,
Barnstaple Pony trekking and hacking for
experienced and inexperienced riders Tel 01271 850300
Stables- Croyde Tel 01271 890898 Roylands is a small family run stables, established since
1988. It began with about seven horses and has gradually built up to a
mixed bunch of good tempered, friendly, quality horses and ponies
ranging from experienced well schooled horses and ponies used for
teaching, to reliable trustworthy horses for the complete novice who
just wants to ride for fun!!
- Woolacombe 01271 870260
Moor Equestrian is a small friendly yard offering Riding
instruction for children and adults from beginners to advanced or
hacking in the beautiful North Devon countryside. Long and short term,
part or full Livery is also available in new internal stables with 77
acres of turnout. Tel:
01884 860396 Email
Keypitts Trekking Centre - Ilfracombe A
friendly service catering from the complete beginner to the experienced
rider with horses to suit all. Trekking over 200 acres of beautiful
west country farmland and wooded valleys with views of the sea. New
standard hats, body protectors if required Tel 01271 862247
Superb hacking all off road. Fantastic horses for all makes and models
of rider. Sedate hacking for the beginner to exhilarating gallops for
the experienced rider, Cross country course, beach rides, hacks and
carrage driving. Also Quad bike rides for non riders. Tel 01271 866685
Doone Valley Stables - Oare,
Lynton Set in the heart of the famous and stunningly
beautiful Doone Valley. Escorted rides for all levals of rider
including non-riders and children. Picnic rides, day rides or simply an
hour to see what you can't see by road 01598 741278
Outovercott Stables - Lynton
Ride direct onto Exmoor, or through The Valley of The Rocks
and around the spectacular Exmoor coast with little or no roadwork.
Suitable horses and ponies for all abilities of riders. Hard hats
provided. Tel 01598 753341
- Lynton See Exmoor
on horseback -
go where cars cannot and enjoy some of the beautiful countryside first
hand. Very little roadwork. Ride for as long as you likeover green
fields and heather moorland. - riding hats provided. Tel 01598 741246
Skaigh Stables - Higher
Sticklepath - Okehampton Ride in the northern
foothills of Darmoor. Horses and
ponies for beginners and experienced alike. Hourly rides, half day
rides and all day pub rides! Tel 01837 840429
Lydford House Stables - Lydford Open
all year. BHS approved. Superb riding on Dartmoor in a
small, escorted groups on fit, well mannered horses and ponies.
Qualified tuition available, beginners welcomed. Tel 01822 820321
Mount Pleasant Centre - Templeton,
Tiverton Horse riding in beautiful england countryside,
offering a comprensive range of activities including training, hacking
and trekking. All rides are escorted. Tel 01884 861602
combination of helpful, dedicated staff, a peaceful environment and
excellent equestrian facilities make Higher Houghton the perfect choice
for livery or rehabilitation for your horse. What's On Offer at Higher Houghton Stables?
Higher Houghton Stables offers a full range of livery packages and
equestrian facilities for liveries, visitors and event organisers. And,
if you want to bring your horse on holiday or to go hunting, there are
also two spacious apartments for let in a converted 17th century barn.
is situated in the heart of
Dorset on a 500 acre farm. It is
surrounded by beautiful countryside, woodland and many bridlepaths,
which give a range of superb hacking - with no roadwork necessary.
Riders are assessed before hacking. Lessons are available in a covered
school and floodlit arena
the heart of the Isle of Purbeck in Dorset,
surrounded by hundreds of acres of superb off-road riding, including
forest, heath and Studland beach. We offer riding for everyone, from
beginners to more experienced riders.
Centre BHS Approved
open to the public with superb dressage and show jumping facilities and
a full calendar of affiated and unaffiliated events. Our equestrian
centre offers superb facilities, very experienced instructors and a
range of well-schooled horses and ponies. Kingston Maurward equine courses offer work-based
learning, first diploma, national
award, national diploma and foundation degree courses in equine
Approved Riding School, Competition & Training & Livery Yard.
Horse and Pony Sales. Horse riding holidays. Pony Club Centre. A wide
range of courses, workshops and tuition available, including British
Horse Society examinations and National Vocational Qualifications.
Resident Trainer: Helen Barton-Smith BHSI.
Holiday Park, St Leonards. Tel: (01202) 897616
Pines Riding Centre
Studland Riding Stables
Studland Beach is just one of the memorable rides on
offer from Studland Riding Stables in Dorset. We are a small friendly
stables situated in the picturesque village of Studland. Studland
Riding Stables also offers Western riding, a more relaxed style and
comfortable way to explore Dorset.
East Farm Dairy, Osmington
Dorset Tel: +44 01305 833578
Green Cottage Riding Centre
Hacking, lessons and birthday
parties available for novice and experienced riders. Discounts on 10
rides pre-paid.Groups welcome but please telephone in
welcome.New Forest Pony Stud ponies sometimes for sale.Small family
riding centre with friendly atmosphere. Hacking, lessons and birthday
parties available for novice and experienced riders.
Three Legged Cross
WIMBORNE Dorset BH21 6RF
Tel: (01202) 822632
Riding Stables, Holt
Park Riding Stables, Corfe Mullen
Mullen, Nr Wimborne. Tel: (01202) 691988
Riding Stables: King's Stag. Tel: (01963) 234662
Riding for the Disabled: Henstridge. Tel: (01963) 362385
Forest Park Riding Stables
Tel: 01590 623429
Sims Cottage Stables
Tel: 01425 612961
Tel : 020 8530 4648
The stables have been in Empress Avenue for over 30 years.
The links will introduce you to the yard, the staff and most
importantly, the horses.
In 1973, Ida wanted to get ponies and children together for their
mutual benefit. That aim remains today. Over 20 years ago, by popular
demand, a livery stables was established. Both businesses continue to
express the same ethos with which it started.
Armoury Farm Livery Stables
Ashingdon Riding Centre
Ashingdon Riding Centre
Tel : 01702206531
established small riding school. Lessons for all ages, nervous
beginners welcome. All weather manege. Hacking out available. Weight
limit 18 st.
is a family run business run by the proprietors Mr and Mrs A Mathies,
who eat, sleep and breathe horses.Horses
have been in the family for generations witha
wealth of experience to go with.
runs the Attridges polo club, which is affiliated, to the HPA. Andrew
is a qualified Polo coach and offers polo lessons to anyone that can
has competed all levels of show jumping, cross-country, team chasing,
eventing and point to point and has trained and continues to train many
is stabling for 32 horses at Attridges, The polo club is run out of
another yard in Bishop Stortford throughout the summer season which is
between April and September, and returns to Attridges for the winter
Indoor season October to March.
Tel : 0208 529 5200
We are a small friendly school with only 10 horses and
ponies. Training to BHS Stage and NVQ courses run.Situated on
Sewardstone Road, 100 yards past 'Freddies' Public House, easily
visible as the only Riding School marks on Sewardstone Road in the 'A -
Belfairs Riding School Belfairs Park Leigh-on-Sea Essex SS9 4LR Tel : 01702 525571
Belfairs Riding School offers lessons and hacking for adults
and children of all abilities. Whether you are a beginner or more
experienced rider we have horses and ponies to suit everyone. We are
located in Belfairs Park in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, where the surrounding
woods provide the ideal place to enjoy horse-riding. Regular
riders can become a member and take advantage of discounted prices on
weekly riding, plus long bank holidays rides, beach and pub rides and
social events throughout the year. The Southend branch of the
Riding for the Disabled Association also runs regular sessions at the
Blue Sabre Riding School
CO5 0BE Tel: 01621 816012
are a small friendly riding school, lessons are graded according to the
rider's ability with a maximum of eight in a lesson. From Maldon on
B1022 to Colchester. In Tiptree turn right by New Times
Pub into Station Road. Second right (by phone box) into Bull Lane. Onto
unmade road 200 yards, turn left (signed Blue Sabre Riding School) The
car park is at the top of the drive through the gate.
Brook Farm Stables
Mr B Christmas
Colchester Main Road, Alresford, Colchester, Essex CO7 8AP
Manager: Mrs Josephine Holland
Tel: 01206 822502
Fax: 01206 250469
friendly riding school catering for all ages and abilities.
Established over 40 years ago. Lessons are offered in large indoor
school with experienced instructors. Hacking available along bridleways
nearby. Many activities for children during the school. Weight limit 13
Buckhatch Equestrian Centre
Tel : 01245400199
Burches Riding School
Great Burches Road,
Tel: 01268 776654
Mobile: 0777 6176322
Graham and Lynne Bush. A family run riding school for over
20 years, with the emphasis on safety and fun. A127 to Rayleigh Weir
take the slip road on the left, turn right to Hadleigh, follow the
signpost to Thundersley along Hart road to common approach and into
Great Burches road, the school is 1 mile on the right.
Colchester Garrison Saddle Club is a British Horse Society
and Pony Club approved riding establishment providing lessons for
adults and children from 5 years upwards. Hacking is available in the
local beautiful countryside. Hire of horses and ponies is available for
on site clinics with outside trainers and show jumping/dressage
competitions held regularly throughout the year. Our facilities include
a 40 x 20m indoor school and two outdoor schools. We also offer NVQ
courses run in conjunction with the college of West Anglia.We are open
Monday to Friday from 10am to 9pm and Saturday and Sunday from 9am to
Colmar Farm Riding School Ltd
Weald Park Way,
Tel: 01277 203760
Our Instructors are fully Qualified and teach a wide range
of standards and abilities, to adults and children:-
Classes - From the age of 6 years we offer class lessons from total
beginners to advanced. These are held at various times and days
throughout the week (Please see Timetable)Adults:
Classes - These are held on a Tuesday, Thursday & Friday during the
day plus Saturday and Sunday afternoons (See Timetable). Complete
beginners must have one to one instruction until they are of suitable
standard to be allowed into class lessons (See Private Lessons).
Please be aware we have a weight limit of 14.5 stone.
Private Lessons - These take place on a Tuesday, Thursday & Friday,
between the hours of 9am-4pm. Please ring for more details.
During the summer months we hold regular hack over to South Weald Park.
Hacks are held during the rest of the year at various times - weather
permitting. New clients must have an assessment lesson before booking a
Court Farm Livery
Tel : 01708865659
Tel : 01206870181
School of Riding Ltd
Mr & Mrs Ackland
Hooks Hall Farm, The Chase, Rush Green, ROMFORD, Essex RM7
0SS email us Tel: 01708 447423
The Riding School is approved by both the Association
of British Riding Schools and the British Horse Society to A.I. level.
We were established in 1947 and cater for all standards of rider. We
are a family run establishment and strive to ensure that everyone
enjoys their time with us. We have a good social side with a dinner
dance, quiz nights, barbecues, discos and trips to various events.
Elmwood Equestrian Centre
Elm Farm House
Burnham On Crouch
Tel : 01621783216
We teach riders of all stages. Plenty of hacking on experienced horses
over miles of farm land.
B1010 from Althane to Burnham-on-Crouch
Epping - Forest Lodge Riding School Ltd
NR City Limits
Tel : 01992 812137
Our BHS Approved livery yard has stables to accomodate up to
80 horses. The yard is situated in beautiful rolling Essex countryside.
Less than 5 miles from Waltham Abbey and only 20 miles from Central
London, we have 500 acres which includes, grazing, hay, Christmas trees
and arable land as well as 75 acres of woodland. Our farm has its
own grass rides and there is direct access straight onto bridle-paths
which lead to Long Green, Galley Hill and Epping Green. Shows are
held regularly on a fortnightly basis and the indoor arena even houses
a cafe serving snacks, hot and cold drinks where competitors and
spectators alike can watch the shows and events at their leisure. Other
facilities include a Claydon horse walker, indoor washdown area, horse
solarium, tea room, mens and ladies toilets and as well as being BHS
approved, the farm is residential.
At High Beech Riding School our aim is to teach you to ride,
or improve your riding in a friendly atmosphere and pleasant
surroundings. We are situated in Pynest Green Lane and cater for all
riders, from teaching the beginner or novice in our indoor school to
experienced riders wishing to improve their technique. We also
offer hacking with over 6000 acres of woodland to explore. High Beech
Riding School is approved by the British Horse Society, The Association
of British Riding Schools and a KEITS Training and Assessment centre.
Hockley Equestrian Centre is a friendly family-run horse
riding school that was established in 1981 and is located in an old
part of Hockley, Essex, close to the 12th Century church of St. Peter
and St. Paul.Qualified tuition by BHSAI registered instructors,
suitable for complete novice to advanced levels, is available in both
group and individual lessons.Lessons are generally either 30 or 60
minutes in duration, and may be block-booked in advance to receive a
discount. Gift vouchers for Christmas and Birthday presents are also
available. As a member of the Association of British Riding Schools, we
are able to offer riding tests for various skills and at all levels.
Set in the heart of East London, in the green surroundings
of Lee Valley Regional Park, Lee Valley Riding Centre caters for
beginners and experienced riders in a friendly environment. The
Centre is a British Horse Society (BHS) accredited riding school and
the first equestrian centre in the UK to be awarded a QUEST
accreditation – a leisure industry award that recognises best
practice. The Riding Centre’s 45 horses and ponies have
been carefully chosen to be safe, sensible and fun and include cobs,
thoroughbreds and Welsh ponies.
Wycke Hill (A414)
Tel (01621) 853671 Email:
On our website we
have information about the Livery Yard and the stables, information
about our horses and ponies, and pages of interesting horse facts and
information about riding in general, from the history of saddles to
articles from William Gibson's 1751 Treatise on Horses.
Longwood has been established for over 30 years not only as
a competition centre but as a B.H.S. Approved Riding School with
on-site facilities including viewing gallery, cafeteria and tack shop.
Our covered Arena is 100'x160' with a similar size silica sand and
rubber ménage. There is ample parking for both cars and
horseboxes. We are situated in the south east of England just off the
Fingrith Hall Lane, Blackmore, Essex CM4 0JN Tel
: :- 01277 824860
Fax :- 01277 823948 Email
Tack Shop for all your equestrian needs. Telephone (01277)
824035. Licensed bar open
Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6 pm and all other show days. Outdoor Arena measures 60m x 65m and
has a waxed surface, which is ideal for Dressage, Show jumping and
Training. Can be split into 2 arenas. Indoor Arena 25m x
52m with a sand and fibre surface. With its own viewing gallery and is
overlooked by our our licensed bar and cafe. Not
only suitable for equine events but has also been used for dog shows etc. Cafe. ..
or why not enjoy a cold drink or cappuccino and view from our warm and
friendly cafeteria. Drinks, sweets and snacks available all day, as
well as proper home cooking. Stabling 18 stables
in a secure barn, plus 42 additional stables mostly newly refurbished. Bedding can be supplied if required. 60
permanent stables Temporaries can be obtained if
they are required.
Park Farm Riding Centre provides a selection of horses and
ponies to suit novice and more experienced riders, particularly
children and teenagers, for an enjoyable experience whether it is a
lesson, a club, a holiday course, a mini-camp or even a birthday party!
Lightweight adults are also welcome (under 11.5 stone). Park Farm
has been established since 1970 with Sue Hollingsworth and is approved
by the Association of British Riding Schools. We are located in
the attractive countryside in Little Horkesley on the Essex Suffolk
border within easy reach of the A134 and the B1508.
Skreens Park Farm,
Tel: 01245 248003
Mobile: 07870 147286
Based in the heart of the Essex countryside, and yet only a
few miles from Chelmsford, Pied Horse Equitation offers quality riding
tuition and livery services to discerning customers. Pied Horse
Equitation is run by Cathy Glen BHSII (Reg'd) and is proud to be BHS
approved as a riding establishment which is subject to stringent
welfare standards and fully insured and we also recently received
approval from the ABRS (Association of British Riding Schools).
Rawreth Equestrian Centre
Tel: 01268 733008
Rawreth Equestrian Centre, owned by Lorraine and Steve Jack.
We have been established as a BHS Approved Riding School and Livery
Yard for over 15 years. Through the School we can offer lessons from
the beginner to the advanced rider and cater for children as well as
adults. We also run a Riding session for the Disabled. Our livery
service caters for all horses and ponies, from children's first ponies
through to the competition horse and everything in between!
Rayne Riding Centre
Fairy Hall Lane,
Tel: 01376 322231
Rayne Riding Centre is situated 2 miles West of Braintree.
Established in 1982, we were B.H.S approved from the start and are
developing into a teaching and exam centre. We hold stage I ,II and
riding and road safety exams gaining the B.H.S centre of excellence in
2002. The chief instructress is Mrs. Carolyn Pewter who is B.H.S SM IT
As well as teaching and organsising hacks in the local countryside, We
also run various dressage and jumping events for our clients.
Centre is set in 25 acres of grounds, which is not only home to the BHS
and ABRS approved riding school, Liveries, staff and students, but also
to Ruth and Ian, so they are constantly on site to supervise the daily
running of the centre.
We have a wide range of extremely well maintained facilities. We are
constantly improving our centre, and our aim is to provide high quality
facilities for our clients. Below is a list of the facilities that we
currently have to offer.Runningwell are also equiped to cater for
parties,events and social functions. Schools and Private groups are
Shopland Hall Equestrian Centre
Tel: 01702 543 377
Fax : 01702 530600
Shopland Hall is a family run Equestrian Centre, surrounded
by countryside yet only 5 minutes from Southend on Sea. First opened in
November 1992, it has become a Riding School, Show Centre and Training
Centre of some repute. Our indoor school allows riding to take place in
bad weather and provides a safe environment for our beginners.
Outdoor facilities include a two floodlit all weather menages, two
jumping paddocks, several standards of Cross-country courses and
hacking on private tracks.Some of these facilities are available for
Riding Instruction Instruction is available for all standards from
beginner to BHS instructor level, children and adults. Our youngest
rider to date is 14 months old, our oldest rider - we didn't ask
With Fun Days, 'Own a Pony for 2 days', Children's Birthday Parties,
Progressive Riding Tests and Clients shows, we aim to provide more than
just riding lessons.
We are located in Henham near Bishop's Stortford and Saffron
Walden.We are a riding school mainly for children aged from 5 to 16,
from beginner to advanced. Tuition is given on our well schooled
ponies in groups of no more than 4. Go to 'Our Ponies' to learn more
about them. The lesson prices range from half hour group lessons at
£15 (although if you pay for a six week course in advance this is
reduced to £12 per lesson) to £25 for a half hour
individual lesson. Please telephone for other prices. We also cater for
Birthday Parties, have Own a Pony Mornings and are affiliated to The
Pony Club. We can now offer tuition for adults during the week and by
arrangement at weekends. Hacking is also available but only after an
assessment by our instructors.
We are a fully licensed riding school and livery yard.
We provide riding lessons; with over twenty years experience, our
riding school will give you a great day out, no matter what your
experience. We can stable your horse; we currently look after six
of our customer's horses and are able to keep yours in equine paradise.
We offer livery; our stables are warm and dry and the grass is green.
All set in the beautiful countryside of Essex.
Tel : 01621 815552
We offer riding lessons on well schooled horses and
ponies. All types of livery for your horse or pony are
available We hold regular shows and classes in dressage and show
jumping and are extremely fortunate to have fantastic hacking nearby
including EAFR rides.
Woodredon Equestrian Centre is a family run, purpose built
riding school and livery yard sited in 45 acres. We are approved by the
ABRS and BHS. Our experienced team of qualified instructors have many
years experience in teaching people to ride through all stages and
levels, from absolute beginner to accomplished competitor. Woodredon EC
is surrounded by the historic Epping Forest with the provision of
approximately 50 miles of tracks which form a network for all year
round hacking. We offer lessons for all abilities from age 4 years
onwards, for adults as well as children. We offer training in jumping
for novice through to affiliated competitors as well as dressage
training and advanced flatwork lessons. Our lessons vary from private
tuition to group lessons and organised hacks through the forest for
both children (including lead rein) and adults.
Equine is a leisure pastime, professional sporting activity
and a thriving industry that offers employment opportunities on all
levels. The equine industry can be broadly divided into the
Thoroughbred and non-Thoroughbred sectors. Most people in the horse
world start with practical jobs such as being a stud groom, riding
instructor, equine physiotherapist or yard manager. Nowadays there are
plenty of opportunities on the research side such as working in
nutrition, horse rehabilitation, technical veterinary support or equine
welfare. The College's Equine Training and Development Unit provides
stabling for around 40 horses and incorporates a range of stable
designs. There is also a 50 x 40m indoor arena and two outdoor arenas,
horse walker, jumping paddocks and a cross country course. At the Unit
students can develop practical skills, from grooming, tacking up and
clipping through to lungeing and first aid skills. The Lordships Stud
is an extensive working stud unit which houses a variety of broodmares,
foals, stallions and youngstock. It operates as a commercial stud and
as an excellent educational facility for students.In line with BHS
training centre standards and due to the nature of the horses at the
unit, we ask that students weigh no more than 13 stone. Non-riding stud
options are available where appropriate.
Amport Riding Centre
Tel: 01264 772972
Offers livery and horse riding instruction.
Angela & Richard Schofield
The White House,
Hampshire, PO17 6JQ
Tel : 01329 832035
Ashbourne Stables International Showjumping Training Centre
Hampshire, SO32 1HF
Tel : 01489 860502
Tel: 01425 476263
Our Horse Riding Stables in The New Forest, Hampshire is an established
family business where you can ride across heather covered plains,
seeing The New Forest at its best. Whatever your horse riding
requirement our staff will be happy to discuss and advise you.
Bow Lake Equestrian Centre
Hampshire, SO50 7HF
Tel : 02380 695 775
Tel : (01329) 667751
It is a requirement of the Riding School for every new customer to have
an assessment prior to their first lesson. This will enable us to
select a suitable horse or pony for the rider's ability.
Fir Tree Farm
Tel: 01425 654744
Offers - Enlightened Equitation with an accredited teacher as well as
excellent horse riding instruction, equisimulator, livery and beautiful
hacking with direct access to the New Forest.
Off Sarum Road,
Tel : 01962 854051
Widley Equestrian Centre
Peter Ashley Activity Centres,
Portsdown Hill Road,
Tel: 02392 324553
Established for over 20 years as the Peter Ashley Activity Centres,
Fort Widley Equestrian Centre is an ABRS/BHS approved riding, training
and exam centre. Situated on the top of Portsdown hill overlooking
Portsmouth Harbour and only a short drive from junction 12 from the M27
the centre boats excellent facilities.
Tel: 02380 474872 /473370
Gleneagles Equestrian Centre approx. 2 miles off Junction 5 M27
Southampton Airport turn off.
Follow signs to the Itchen Valley Country Park.
We are situated ¼ of a mile past their main entrance Allington
Lane West End heading to wards Fair Oak.
Offers hacking, livery, horse riding tuition and holidays.
Harmsworth Farm Equestrian
Hampshire, SO30 2HB
Tel : 01489 783869
Harmsworth Equestrian Centre aims to provide the highest service in
Livery for the horse and rider. creating a relaxed and fun atmosphere.
Building confidence and success.
Hern Gate Farm,
Hampshire SP6 2PB. Telephone/Fax: 01425 653653
Hern Gate Farm is recognised as one of the areas premier livery
establishments in the New Forest. We have seventeen purpose built
stables and ample turnout in well fenced level paddocks.
Inadown Farm Livery Stables
Tel: 01420 588439
Offers hacking, livery and horse riding tuition.
Merrie Stud Riding
Tel/Fax: 01489 877564
Offers hacking, livery and horse riding tuition.
Mopley Farm Equestrian Centre
Hampshire, SO45 1YH
Tel : 02380 898 197
New Forest Equestrian Centre
Shirley Holms Farm, Shirley Holms Road, Lymington,
Tel : 01590 683619
The Old Barn,
Southampton, SO45 5TJ, UK
Mobile - 07815-145818, Office phone - 02380-843180
The New Forest Riding and Watersports Centre at Applemore welcomes
beginners, intermediate and experienced riders for lessons or for rides
through the beautiful New Forest in a manner that will suit the ability
of the individual rider.
Park Manor Hotel
Lyndhurst Road, Brockenhurst, Hampshire, SO42 7QH
Hotel : 01590 623467
Stables : 01590 623919
New Park Manor is where the great outdoors
Fareham Park Rd,
Tel : 01329 844522
Owslebury Equestrian Centre
Ten Acre Farm,
Tel: 01962 777453
Offers hacking, livery and horse riding tuition.
Tel : 01256 780375
There are over 80 horses on the farm, with a full time professional
team of trained staff to care for livery horses, and provide lessons at
the riding centre.
Stables Riding School
Pegasus Riding School
Tel: 07787 168398
Opened in 2007, our family riding
school is not a
grand money-making enterprise, but rather a chosen way of life. With
our passion for horses and genuine interest in our clients, we work
together as a family, and we work with our clients as a team. Here at
Pegasus Stables are all the elements needed to pursue common goals and
common purpose, which includes maintaining a friendly and welcoming
'horsey' place to visit and have fun!
Royal Artillery Equestrian Centre Thorney Island
Tel: 01243 388323
Offers horse riding tuition.
Russell Equestrian Centre
Tel: 023 8047 3693
Offers hacking, livery and horse riding instruction.
School of Equitation
New Mill Lane,
Tel: 0118 9732761
Rycroft is a professional, family-run riding school. We are approved by
the British Horse Society as an Examination and Training
specialise in helping clients to pass BHS exams. For those whose main
interest is 'riding for pleasure', we provide excellent horses and an
ideal location for maximum enjoyment.
School Farm Equestrian Ltd.
1 Canefield Cotts,
Romsey Road, L
Hampshire, SO51 0JA
Tel : 01794 341196
Sherecroft Equestrian Farm
Mill Hill, Botley,
Tel : 01489 783087
Tel: 01962 776441/776895
Offers hacking, livery, horse riding tuition and BHS exam training.
T J Stud & Livery Stable
HAMPSHIRE, SO40 2NW
Tel : 02380 812 922
Tel: 07885 286892 or 01962 711788
Tanglewood is a riding school with a difference. We are a small and
friendly school that offers good quality instruction with trained
instructors in reasonably sized groups. The emphasis is on having fun
in a safe environment.
Upton Riding Centre &
Brickfields Equestrian Centre
Tel: 01189 326308
Training people and horses since the early 1970s, Wellington Riding is
one of the UK’s biggest and best-known equestrian centres. Set in 300
acres of the Duke of Wellington’s beautiful Hampshire estate, we are a
British Horse Society Approved Riding School, Livery Yard and ‘Where to
Train’ Centre to BHSI.
Winchester Riding Club
aims to cater for all horse owners who ride principally for
pleasure. It is not affiliated to the British Horse Society and
not become involved in team competitions or training for BHS or other
Riding Club tests.
WINCHESTER RIDING CLUB has over 200 members living and keeping their
horses in the area 18 - 20 miles from Winchester. Members range
children to older adults and the club caters for all abilities, from
very novice riders to professionals, with equal enthusiasm.
Yew Tree Farm Riding
Benacre Riding School
Benacre Riding School is a very laid back friendly Riding School and
Livery yard. We welcome children and adults alike.
M L Casey
Kent, CT4 7NE
Pett Bottom, Bridge,
Kent CT4 6EH
Tel ; 01227 830568
The Centre was established 36 years ago and is run by Pam and Becky
Tombs and has always provided a professional and caring environment for
levels of rider.
Manor Riding Centre
Cobham Manor is a busy equestrian and livery centre that offers superb
facilities, for the horse owner and competition rider. We are situated
in the village of Thurnham, near Maidstone, lying in the heart of Kent
surrounded by beautiful rolling countryside.
Kent TN4 0XD Tel : 07900
on an 850 acre farm in the beautiful Kentish countryside, with both
indoor and outdoor floodlit schools, Honnington has some of the finest
equestrian facilities in the county.
Ricketts Hill Road
(01959) 571 059
Established in 1996 as a small family run Riding School and Livery
Yard, Mayfield has built a reputation for both the excellent quality of
it’s teaching and the friendly, relaxing and fun environment in which
(020) 8300 3947
A modern fully equipped equestrian centre, approved by the BHS, ABRS,
and The London Borough of Bexley. We are a family run business and have
been operating successfully for 40 years. With the acquisition of the
adjacent Taylor’s Yard in 2004, we pride ourselves in being the largest
riding centre within the M25.
Bray Side Farm
Tel: 020 8366 5445
Gillian's Riding School we aim to provide you with a relaxing, friendly
family environment for you to enjoy horses. We cater for a wide range
of riders; you can develop your dressage techniques, enjoy a relaxing
ride around Whitewebbs woodland, or learn how to show jump and much
more! We have a range of instructors with different teaching styles and
experience, as well as a large selection of horses. We have many breeds
form show jumpers to Shetlands! Our Riding School is a family run
business and we have over 40 years of experience.We have a pony club
for children on Wednesdays and Saturdays, and we also do pony rides for
our under fives!
UB8 3DG Tel:-
Fax :- 01895 447561 Email:-Sales
Green Riding School is proud to announce the occasion of it’s
51st anniversary. Although running in a small way a few years earlier
we generally consider 1959 to be the year it became firmly established
and the year of our first show. Now being run by the third generation
of the Jupp family we still try to maintain a friendly atmosphere, as
although health and safety issues are important we consider learning to
ride should be an enjoyable and fun experience.
Equestrian Centre is one of the few BHS Approved Horse Riding Schools
and Livery Yards on the doorstep of London. Only a few minutes from
Harefield, surrounded by hundreds of acres of greenbelt countryside,
Littlebourne offers an excellent range of riding activities for
beginners and experienced riders alike.
Moor Stud Riding Stables
Stanwell Moor Village
Tel : 01753682967
The Edge Livery Stables,
Tel : 020 89584343
S E Lloyd,
, HA8 8QS
Tel : 020 89586781
Brayside Farm DIY Livery,
Middlesex, EN2 9JL
Tel : 020 83637064
Kings Oak Equestrian Centre
Kings Oak Riding School/Theobalds Park Road, Crews
Hill, Enfield, Middlesex, EN2 9BL
139 Charville Lane
Tel : 020 88413362
Email : email@example.com
offer horse riding lessons to children (5 yrs and up) and adults of all
abilities. We are situated in 100 acres of green belt in Hayes,
Middlesex and adjacent to a bridleway network. We hold pony mornings
for children during school holidays. DIY livery is available and we
sometimes have horses and ponies for sale.
Jacks Riding Stables
Tel : 01895 676051
Tel: 020 84206562
Lower Priory Farm Livery Yard
Tel :020 89541864
Tel : 020 89061255
have been riding at a riding school called Belmont Riding Center. Its
near Mill Hill in London. I had been riding there for about 3 months,
when a new horse arrived from somewhere. The instructor gave him to me
for one of the the class lessons, and I was one of the first to ride
him. In fact only about three of the schools clients rode Bert in his
time there. Bertie was highly strung. The first time I got on him I
daren't put my feet in the stirups for fear that the contact of the
stirrups on his side would send him into gallop. By the end of the
lesson, I had come to the conclusion, that Bertie resembled a polo
pony, and on those grounds I had an affectionate spot for him. I later
found out that he was a reject from the polo school and had been sent
to the riding school to see if he was good for anything. I rode him in
lessons for about five months ... I often thought that if I were to
have a horse again I might like something like Bert. Then one day I
turned up at the yard to be told that Bert was being got rid of ...
this was the last ride I would ever have on him ... and then the
ultimatum ... buy him or say good bye !!!
The descision was frought with panic ... I was unprepared for such a
dilema ... but another five months on and I am the happiest I have been
for a long time.
Tel : 020 83466703 Email
is a livery yard where atmosphere is paramount. Everybody just loves it
here. Located on the Mill Hill / Totteridge borders in North London, we
have two outdoor floodlit ménage's and an indoor school. We can
provide all year turn out, weather permitting in 30 acres of Totteridge
countryside. The main aim of the yard is to enjoy the equine
experience, in the company of other knowledgeable people, who share the
same passion.Options for DIY, or Full/Part Livery if you wish.
The choice is yours.
Row, in London's Hyde Park, has been the most famous equestrian venue
in England for 300 years. Hyde Park Stables offer horse riding and
horse riding lessons all year round in Central London on horses and
ponies chosen for their safe temperament. There are five miles of
bridleways for horse riding in London's Hyde Park beside the Serpentine
Lake, in the most beautiful setting for horse riding in a Capital City
anywhere in the world. There are also two outdoor riding arenas, for
more formal horse riding lessons and dressage. Our riding stables in
Hyde Park, London, cater for riders of all abilities, previous
experience is not necessary. Hyde Park Stables London take adults and
children for both group and private horse rides and horse riding
lessons. So if you are looking for horse riding in London, or pony
riding in London for a fun day out, or you are interested in a course
of horse riding lessons in central London then contact us today at the
Hyde Park Riding Stables, London's premier horse riding school.
11 Elvaston Mews
Tel : 020 75842211
Horses have been stabled at Elvaston Mews
Knightsbridge for more than 170 years but a combination of spiralling
insurance costs and the effects of the credit crunch have forced the
owners out of business, and the property is to be converted into a home
complete with basement extension and "Juliet" balconies.
in thirty four acres of its own green belt land overlooking Totteridge
Valley you would be hard pressed not to think you were in the heart of
the country when, in fact, you are only minutes away from the centres
of Mill Hill, Finchley, Hendon and just eight miles from Oxford Street!
Over the last twenty years, the LEC has taught thousands of adults and
children to ride, for fun, to compete or for formal training for BHS
examinations. The LEC is fully approved by The British Horse Society as
a riding school. The LEC trains student instructors and is both a
livery and competition centre.
At the LEC our instructors are fully qualified so you can rest assured
that adult or child, novice or experienced rider you will be taught
competently and to the highest standard.
in the historic Bathurst Mews in London, W2, Ross Nye Stables is
ideally situated for riding in London, along the famous 'Rotten Row' in
Hyde Park. The Stables reflect the philosophy of their founder, Ross
Nye, and offer a unique and rare experience for adults and children
alike. This remains one of the main reasons the stables have been so
popular since their foundation in 1965. As well as riding in Hyde Park,
the Ross Nye Stables is able to offer instruction in the outdoor arena,
lessons in stable management, a membership scheme, regular newsletters,
outings to famous horsey events, and social activities.We welcome
whether adults or children, beginners or experienced, for a gentle hack
in the Park or for a course of lessons.Unfortunately we cannot cater
for children under the age of six. We operate a weight limit of
at Trent Park, we have something to suit everyone, from group and
individual riding lessons and equestrian courses to our horse riding
parties and horse hacking.There are lots of fun horse riding activities
at Trent Park, including:
* Jumping clinics
* Pony camps
* Blazing saddles riding club
* Client shows
* Dressage competitions
are a B.H.S. and A.B.R.S. approved establishment. We cater
children (5yrs + ) and adults from complete beginners to advanced.All
teaching is conducted in our outdoor schools by Qualified Instructors,
using a variety of well schooled horses and ponies. In times of severe
weather conditions, theory of horsemanship is conducted in our lecture
room, which also houses our course work studies, our lecture room is
fully equipped with TV & Video etc. Full shower, washroom and nappy
changing facilities are available.We welcome all visitors to come in
and have a look around and watch a lesson being taught.
Riding Programme aims to provide access to horses and riding for young
people and those with special needs living in Camden at affordable
rates. It relies heavily on young, committed volunteers. Pony Club is
open to Camden Residents aged 8 to 16. Pony club currently has a three
year waiting list. The list is now closed but opens for one month in
September. Children must be aged 7+ and proof of Camden Residence is
required. Pony Club membership lasts for two years only. Pony
for children over the age of four. Every Saturday (Weather permitting)
at 1:30pm and cost £1 a ride. From March to September please make
you call beforehand as often the horses are taken out to shows. 020
7916 5421 Adult Riding - THE WAITING LIST IS NOW CLOSED DUE TO
DEMAND. Adult riding runs during the week/daytime only. The Farm offers
lessons for those wishing to refresh their skills or complete novices -
bookings are for a block of four sessions (once a week) and include
basic stable management. Costs £60 for the four sessions.
30 Sunningdale Avenue
The Wormwood Scrubs Pony Centre is situated at the south east corner of
Wormwood Scrubs, off Scrubs Lane.
Tel : 020 8740 0573
or by e-mail
Wormwood Scrubs Pony Centre was founded as a registered charity in 1989
to provide riding lessons, equine assisted therapy and horse care
lessons to children and young people. It is situated on the edge of
Wormwood Scrubs, an oasis of green in the inner city London borough of
Hammersmith and Fulham and serves a diverse community from a range of
social, economic and ethnic backgrounds, including people with
disabilities. By working and caring for the animals, children learn how
to work and integrate with each other within a broad, supportive
educational experience and in a safe, structured environment.The ethos
of the Centre demonstrates a high level of committment to the
therapeutic value of riding and being with horses and provides a
valuable resource for people who may, through financial, social or
ethnic disadvantage, not otherwise have access to such
are qualified and experienced and the school is approved under the BHS
approved riding school scheme to ensue the highest levels of care and
is a BHS and ABRS Approved riding school offering
riding tuition for children and adults on well mannered horses and
ponies or on your own horse or pony. Telephone: 01367 710288 Address:
Aston Equestrian Centre
Aston Park Stud Aston Rowant Watlington Oxfordshire OX9 5SS Phone:
is a small, friendly, Livery yard with
excellent facilities situated just outside the village of Standlake.
The stables offer Competition, Full, Part or DIY Livery. Telephone: 07795 664881 Address:
Near Witney Oxfordshire OX29 7QW
The White House, Westcot Lane, Sparsholt, OX12 9PZ, Tel: 01367 242335 -
Full & Partial Livery, All Breeds & Disciplines, Spelling,
Eventing, Hunter/Jumpers, Breaking, Training, Showing, Horses for Sale,
Outdoor Menage, Horsewalker, Round Yard, Transport, Trails, Jumps, 120
Acres, Easy Access to Lambourn Downs
East Ginge, OX12 8QS, Tel: 01235 821759 - Full & Part Time
Liveries, Riding Lessons, Breaking, Racehorse Rehab & Pre Season
Training, Point to Point, Horse Walker, near the village of Lockinge
Phone: 0777 567 6482
Info: Livery Yard near Wantage, Oxfordshire offering
part livery. Superb facilities at a quite location. Tuition in all
disciplines at all levels also provided for horse & rider.
Hill Farm Livery Stables, Email,
Hill Farm, Oxford Road, OX29 6UY, Tel: 01993 705965 - Horse Livery,
Dressage & Jumping Arenas, 2 Menages, Miles of safe riding
Blowing Stone Racing Stables, OX12 9QL, Tel: 01235 821520 - Horse
Livery, Riding Lessons, Horses for Sale
Starveall Barn, Quarry Road, Oxfordshire, OX15 6DF, Tel: 01295 670502 -
Full, Part or DIY Livery, Floodlit Menage, Gallops, Horse Walker, Show
Dressage and Eventing Livery and Training,
Petwick Stables, New Road, Oxfo OX12 9PG, Tel: 07712 776321 - Full
& Partial Livery,Overnight Layovers ,
All Breeds, Riding Lessons, Dressage, Eventing, Clinics, Breaking,
Training, Horses for Sale, Outdoor Menage, Hot Walker, 9 Acres
Joss Gray Eventing
Phone: 07836 243933
Info: Top class full, competition, schooling and
sale-preparation livery. Joss Gray, BHSI, personally ensures that every
horse and owner get the most out of the incredible facilities on offer.
Park Polo School
Park Farm Technology Centre
Oxfordshire OX5 3HF
Phone: 01869 350083
Fax: 01869 350069
Info: Just 10 minutes from Oxford, we offer group
and private lessons on day, week and weekend courses. We also hold
Corporate Days. Polo holidays to world-wide destinations. No riding
The Linnings, Email,
Boars Hill, OX1 5DE, Tel: 01865 391786 - Horse Livery
Majestic Horse Center
835 Hummer Lake Rd
Oxford, MI 48371
Phone: 01865 331425
Info: Stud Farm
New House Farm, Hanney Road, Southmoor, OX13 5HR, Tel: 01865 821180 -
Horse Livery, Riding Lessons
Great Coxwell Rd Great Coxwell
Tel: 01367 240126
BHS approved, emphasis on safety & care taken, hacks in beautiful
countryside, open all year round, lessons for toddlers, children &
adults, all abilities catered for, outdoor menage, BHS progressive
tests, BHS road safety tests, BHS stages 1, 2 & 3
Manor House Riding School
North Hinksey Lane
Phone: 01865 242274
Phone: 01865 864506
Lots of Bridleways which lead off the farmland. Livery for
horses and showjumps available for use.
Park Farm Stables
Phone: 01608 641481
Part Livery Available - Lorry/Trailer Parking - Floodlight
Lovely Hacking - All year Turn-out - Holiday Livery Available
Freeland, OX29 8AQ, Tel: 07775
523225 - Full, Part and DIY Livery, Off Road Riding, 32 Acres Set on
the beautiful Eynsham Park Estate, 8 Miles Oxford
Friendly, family run livery and training yard set on 220
acre farm between Wantage and Faringdon
Pigeon House Equestrian
is a BHS
Approved Centre and Livery Yard offering expert horse riding tuition to
suit all levels of rider from beginner to advanced. Telephone: 01993 881628
PMC Equine Consultants, Email,
Rose Garden Cottage,
Little Coxwell Estate,
Little Coxwell, SN7 7LW,
Tel: 01367 240909 -
The Garden Cottage
Excellent facilities for your animal, 24 hour care, superb
bridleways and off roads riding, all requirements catered for, contact
for details, retirements welcome!
Silverdown Riding School Reading Road
The facilities include an Indoor School as well as an Outdoor School
suitable for dressage or jumping.
Riding lessons are available for our livery owners from a qualified
Stable House Livery
Stable House, Lower Haddon Farm
Phone: 01993 8522535
Fax: 01993 8522535
Livery Yard: Full and part livery for competition dressage
horses, other disciplines welcome. Indoor arena, training.
Livery Yard, Livery Stables
51 Abingdon Road
Phone: 01865 300082
RIDING IN SOMERSET
Actress and Arab Breeder Susan George has taken over as
President of the Arab Horse Society. She runs the Georgian Arab Stud on
Exmoor with husband Simon MacCorkindale
Ride your horse
in Somerset.Beach horse
riding The following list is a selection of riding centres throughout
Somerset - please contact the individual establishment for details of
opening times and prices. All UK Riding Centres should hold a
current Local Authority License and/or be affiliated to national
equestrian organisations such as the British Horse Society. We advise
that you check this when contacting the individual establishments
is situated in the beautiful
Surrey Hills in the North Downs; an area of outstanding natural beauty.
All the horses and ponies used in the school have been carefully chosen
for their suitable temperament and trained to complement Beechwood's
philosophy of teaching classical equitation where, above all, we are
hoping to achieve a happy, harmonious relationship between horse and
rider resulting in every rider reaching their own personal goal at
whatever level that may be.
Farm Riding School
Telephone: 01342 841 557
Mobile: 07771 558 030
Broadbridge Farm Riding School offers Horse riding lessons for all
abilities. We are based in Smallfield just outside Horley, Surrey.
The emphasis at Broadbridge Farm Riding School is to have fun and enjoy
your horse riding lessons no matter what age or ability you are.
Burstow Park Riding
Surrey RH6 9TF
Tel : (01293) 820766
1988 Chessington Equestrian Centre has been
providing riding lessons to people from all
over Surrey and Greater London. It is very
conveniently located right next to the A3, only
9 miles from London, 6 miles from Wimbledon, 4 miles from Kingston or a
15 minute drive from Guildford.
Joe Meyer Eventing
Churchill Stud, West Park Rd, Newchapel,
Lingfield, Surrey, RH7 6HT
Tel: 01342 837127
provides therapeutic riding and carriage driving for children and
adults with disabilities
of the Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA), The Diamond Centre
exists to provide disabled people with the opportunity to ride,
carriage drive or vault at the level of their ability to benefit their
health and well being.
Ditton Hill Farm D I Y Stables
Summerfield La, Long Ditton, Surbiton,
Surrey, KT6 5DZ
Tel: 02083 986233
Ebbisham Farm Livery
Walton on the Hill,
Telephone: (01737) 812568
Epsom Polo Club
Horton Country Pk, Horton Lane, Epsom,
Surrey, KT19 8PL
Tel: 01372 748200
offers classical riding tuition for beginners in a large indoor riding
school. Children can have classical riding lessons from the age of 4
leading to some show jumping or cross country hacking or riding out or
perhaps a little go at some polo in the summer and there are shows and
Farleigh Court Riding
Farleigh Court Road,
Tel : (01883) 627364
Farnham Castle Stables Riding School
Old Pk La,
Tel: 01252 737747
Fenns Farm Riding Centre
Tel : (01483) 797349
Yew Tree Cottage,
Tel: 01293 782351
Fax: 01293 772734
Child-Friendly, Family Owned Livery Yard near London, in a beautiful
setting, with direct access on to the 1,000 acres of Epsom and Ashtead
Commons and beyond to the Epsom Downs, Crown Estate - Oxshott, and
Oxshott & Esher Commons. We are close to the A3 and the M25.
a quiet lane
in Chobham, Surrey, this extremely spacious and professionally run
stables offers 5 star Full, Part and Deluxe Full livery and provides
the highest level of care for horses and their owners! Higher
Park Farm is a 10 minute hack from the heart of Chobham common. With
stunning views, long sandy tracks and countless routes to explore, it
really is the best hacking for miles. With good access to the M25, A3
Holistic Horse & Pony Centre The
2,Roundtree Cottages, Long Reach, West
Horsley, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT24 6NG
Tel: 08007 830292
are available for all types of individuals or groups. From the novice
to the very experienced rider and we can cater for everything and
everyone in between. Don't be put off if you are a timid or "rusty"
rider, we have the right horse for you.
beautiful woodland surroundings, 5 miles south of Croydon, on the
border of London and Surrey, Kingsmead Equestrian Centre offers a range
of horse riding activities, lessons and hacks to suit all ages
and abilities. As well as riding, we have facilities for stable
management courses and a room for children's parties. At Kingsmead, we
encourage riders to take an active part in the activities to enable
them to get the most from their time at the school.
Kingston Riding Centre
38 Crescent Road, Kingston-Upon-Thames, London, KT2 7RG, United
Tel. 020 8546 63
Centre has been in operation since 1979 under the ownership of Lynne
and Joe Mastroianni. We welcome you to the Kingston Riding Centre
web-site where you can find out about us our facilities and the service
Tuesday to Sunday for all riding abilities. Horses range from 12.0hh to
17.2hh. Plenty of Children and Adult group lessons to choose from.
Hacking directly out on to Chobham Common – no road work.
Farm is a
small, friendly riding stable based in a quiet secluded part of
Chobham, Surrey. We offer a range of tuition aimed at both new and
experienced riders looking for a quality of horse, pony and instruction
not available at larger riding schools. Our enthusiastic trained
instructors give individual care and attention to ensure you learn to
ride in a safe and fun atmosphere.
LONGSHAW STABLES IS NOW BHS APPROVED,WE
HAVE BEEN ESTABLISHED SINCE 2004 AND ARE FRIENDLY FAMILY RUN RIDING
SCHOOL SITUATED IN CHIPSTEAD, SURREY WITH BEAUTIFULL COUNTRYSIDE
SOURROUNDING AND A FRIENDLY FAMILY PUB OPPOSITE.
We are a newly
established livery stables set
in beautiful rural surroundings. We enjoy all year turnout,
off-road hacking, and we have a newly resurfaced floodlit sand and
rubber riding arena. We currently have vacancies for part livery or
Farm was established by Cyril Frederick Blythe May in 1938.
Mary, his daughter, took over the reins in 1955 and soon started the
Riding Stables. For generations the Stables have given
people of all
ages the opportunity to experience a country lifestyle, and develop
long term friendships with the animals and each other.
We are situated on the Surrey and Hampshire
borders which offers some outstanding riding on National Trust Land.
Ockham Rd North,
Tel: 01483 224348
Park provides purpose built facilities set amongst one of Surrey's
prettiest country estates.
Woodstock Lane South, Chessington,
Tel: 02083 980822
We are a
friendly professional riding school set in beautiful surroundings in
the Chessington/Claygate area. We are B.H.S. Approved and our aim is to
instruct all ages and abilities to a high standard with safety as our
top priority. We have a sympathetic approach to our horses and teach
people to ride as we believe the horses wish to ridden, which achieves
the best out of both horse and rider.
Tel: 01276 855503
Park Lane, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 0AN Tel: 01252 715492
Park Stables Riding Centre has something to offer everyone, be they
complete beginners, nervous, or advanced riders. We cater for all ages,
and abilities. Professionally run by Carl Belson who has a wealth of
experience in all aspects of Horse Management and registered as an
Approved Riding Establishment with the British Horse Society. We
have established a successful Pony Club for our younger clients and we
are running the British Horse Society's "Progressive Riding Tests" for
children. For our older clients we have the British Horse Society
"Horse Owners Certificate" levels in stable management, held as evening
to Oldencraig Equestrian Centre, the premier competition and training
establishment in the South East of England. Since the Centre was
established in 1988, owners Ian Winfield & Vicki Thompson-Winfield
have spent more than £7.5 million on refurbishments with further
major expansions planned for 2010.
are a large
modern Riding School with stabling for 24 horses and ponies. We have
full size Indoor and Outdoor schools, cross country course and hacking
on the North Downs. Our Instructors are all fully qualified. We cater
for all riders from beginners to advanced.
Farm is a small, friendly yard in the heart of the Surrey Hills with
its own gallops & schooling facilities. Owned by expert race
hourse trainer “Buck” Jones. Regular weekend rides around the
Surrey Hills on a Saturday and Sunday, as well as evening hacks in the
Tandridge Priory Riding Centre
Barrow Green Rd, Oxted, Surrey, RH8 9NE
Tel: 01883 712863
Ebbisham Lane, Walton-on-the-Hill, Tadworth, Surrey, KT20 5BH
tel: 01737 812146
tel : fax:- 01737 814872
Centre was established in 1976 by Anthea Chambers BHSII & SM. The
centre is set in grounds of 20 acres at the foot of Epsom Downs, and
has developed to become a top training and examination centre for the
British Horse Society Assistant Instructor exams.
Wix Hill Livery
Wix Hill, West Horsley, Leatherhead,
Surrey, KT24 6ED
Tel: 01483 223100
Knowle Farm Liveries
Knowle Farm,, Old Park La, Farnham, Surrey,
Tel: 01252 726503
Bookham Equestrian Centre
livery yard in Surrey. Facilities include 3 schools, 2 jumping
paddocks, cross country jumps, fantastic hacking, 80 acres of pasture.
Full, part & DIY livery, expert staff. Clinics & shows -
dressage & show jumping.
Location: Great Bookham
Postcode: KT23 4PZ MAP
Telephone: 01372 451458 URL:
assisted and part livery in Walton on Thames. 18 box yard with 2
floodlit sand schools & set of showjumps in grass jumping paddock.
All year round turnout.
Location: Walton-on-Thames, Surrey
Postcode: KT12 3QD MAP
Mobile: 07939 173489 URL:
riding centre is perfectly situated in Surrey and just minutes from
London, set within beautiful countryside and peaceful surroundings,
giving you the perfect location for some horse riding, lessons or
With hacking straight out onto Wisley
Common, and all weather arenas, we have the staff, horses and
facilities to cater for all of your horse riding needs, whether you are
an absolute beginnner or advancing your riding to a higher level.
Schoolmaster horses trained to medium level dressage either lessons or
for clients to hire for further training, suitable for
BHS stage III riders and above or
competition training. We aim to please with high standards and
professional service but always with a relaxed, fun, friendly
D.I.Y. Livery Stables
Gravetts Lane Stables & Farm, Worplesdon,
Tel: 01483 533180
DIY Livery with interior & exterior stables and all year round
grazing. Established in 1964.
family run licensed riding school and stables on the outskirts of
Guildford. A riding school for adults and children from eight years, in
group lessons, and at an affordable cost. They also organise escorted
rides on the local commons for competent riders.
Bagshot Road, Chobham, Surrey GU24 8SJ
Tel: 07773 701933.
Offers part, full and performance livery.
Tel: 07939 173489 / 07932 597413. Under
New Management. DIY, Assisted and Part Livery offered. 18 box yard with
2 floodlit sandschools. Set of showjumps in grass jumping paddock. All
year round turnout with mares and geldings separated in 12/13 acre
fields. Individual lockers and secure tackroom. CCTV and 24hr on-site
supervision. Standing for trailer / horsebox.
DIY and Part
livery available with excellent facilities. BHS qualified
staff onsite at all times, year round turnout.
Just off A3 and
close to M25 and M3. Large but very friendly yard with great hacking,
and horses available to loan/ lease.
Liveries, set right next door to the larger Preston Farm Stables is a
small, friendly and professionally run livery yard. The two yards
are set in the beautiful and peaceful surroundings of Preston Farm with
a backdrop of extensive fields and lakes, well stocked with ducks,
geese and swans, and with excellent local hacking around Polesden
Lacey, Bookham, Ranmore and Effingham Commons
Centre aims to cater for every type and age of rider. Our wide range of
clientele includes very young children and beginners, those who have
ridden previously but are now a little rusty, through to advanced
riders wishing to brush up their skills in showjumping, dressage and
started 10 years ago by keen endurance riders and has always had
British Horse Society Approval. Our staff have the Ride Leader
Qualification for European Equestrian Tourism (which includes first aid
and road safety) so are fully trained to take riders out on the
bridlepaths and tracks.
Phone: 01273 503842
fax Fax: +44 (0) 1244 370447
Centre located 5 minutes outside of Brighton on the A23 Southbound. We
have a huge floodlit Indoor Arena for year round riding, and the best
hacking in the area, with instant access to the South Downs via our
Clayton Hill Stables
Tel: 01273 844120
Cottage Farm Riding Stables
Tel: 01403 780441
idyllic village of Iden near Rye on the Kent/Sussex border,
Grove Farm is in the ideal location for a riding school. We have over
60 acres of unspoilt land housing our livery stables and farmland with
perfect bridleway hacking in and around Iden village.
set in 20 acres on the edge of Newick Village in Mid Sussex. The
Proprietor, Seona Lightfoot, lives with her four children on the Farm
and together they look after all the horses and the other Farm animals
kept for fun. Our Instructors are selected not just for their BHS
qualifications or experience, but for their ability to interact with
children and keep the lessons enjoyable.
Equestrian Centre provides riding lessons and stable management
sessions for both adults and children.
Lessons take place in either our indoor or
arenas and aim to teach horsemanship skills and knowledge.We will
assess your riding skills and needs, and tailor make the lessons to
help you improve your riding.
- Southdown Riding School Alfriston Riding Centre is based
Cuckmere Valley at :
Pleasant Rise Farm,
ALFRISTON, East Sussex
Contact us by e-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
The Stables Telephone : 01323 871050
Mobile : 07740 484776
(but please note that mobile reception within the Downs can be
West Wolves Farm
Billingshurst Road, Ashington
Pulborough, West Sussex
Tel. 01903 892798
charming village of Ashington (off the A24 Horsham to Worthing bypass)
quietly nestling in beautiful Sussex countryside adjacent to the South
Downs, longstanding family business. welcomes children & adults at
all levels seeking to enjoy
equestrian activities in a relaxed &
Sussex School for Horses
2 Elm Cottages
Tel: 07809 892584
Tel: 01798 872944
Riding For The Disabled Association (RDA)
Mrs Sheila Camilleri, East Sussex Chairman
12 Lodge Lane, Keymer, Hassocks BN6 8NA
Tel: 01273 846136
To provide the opportunity for riding and driving for disabled people
who might benefit in health and well-being.
Common Road, Whiteparish, Nr
Wiltshire, SP5 2RD
Tel : 01794 884386
Mrs S. A. Near
Riding School, Hacking and Basic instruction
Wt limit 15st, age limit 4 years
No unescorted hacking.
Wiltshire, SN8 2NJ
tel : 01672 841171
Mob: 07879 494615
Heather and Mick Flippence
Downland/Ridgeway rides for experienced riders and those
returning to riding after a break.
One hour to a full weekend to include dinner, bed and breakfast.
Grovely Riding Centre
Water Ditchampton, Wilton, Nr Salisbury
Wiltshire, SP2 0JB
tel : 01722 742288
Mrs S. Curtis and Miss G. Dunne
Riding School, Hacking and Basic instruction
Riding School, Hacking, Riding and
Harris Croft Riding
Binknoll Lane, Wootton Bassett,
Swindon, Wiltshire, SN4 8QS
Mr R. Nutland & Mrs C. Gates
Riding Centre, Hacking.
Wick Childrens Riding School Hicksfield, The Common,
Wiltshire SN1 0NZ
Mrs I. Gage
Riding School & training centre, Hacking
Riding and Jumping instruction
Wt limit 10st.
Green Riding Hulberts Green Farm,
Brinkworth, SN15 5AR
Mrs Janice Aspin
Riding School, Hacking instruction to BHS stage 3
dealing with novice and/or nervous riders
Wt limit 13 st.
Lackham College, Lacock
Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 2NY
Mrs Sally Williams
Riding School & Training Centre
Instruction to BHSII
Wt limit 13st, age limit 16, lessons only
Saturday all day advance booking essential.
Riding Centre Lacock, Nr Chippenham,
Wiltshire, SN15 2PH
Miss Linda George
Riding School, Hacking basic instruction
Wt limit 12 st.
Riding School, Riding and Jumping instruction
Wt limit 13st, age limit 5 years.
Church Road, Stanton St Bernard, Marlborough
Wiltshire, SN8 4LJ
Mr Bryan Read
Riding School, trainng & facility center.
Hacking, Riding and Jumping instruction.
Excellent hacking through the Pewsey Vale
Long distance rides including The Ridgeway over 2 days and Riding from
the stables to the sea on the south coast over 3 or 4 days.
No Unescorted hacking.
Saddle Club Oxedene, Warminster,
Wiltshire, BA12 0DZ
01985 222395 or 01895 213925 (answer phone)
Major (Rtd) R. B. Sulivan-Tailyour
Riding School, Hacking, Riding
and Jumping instruction
wt limit 13st, age limit 6 years.
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The Hurlingham Polo
Association (HPA) is the governing body of polo in
the UK, Ireland and many other countries throughout the world. As such,
it is responsible for the regulations and rules under which the game is
played. This includes the handicapping of any one playing in the U.K.
or Ireland. The object of the HPA is to further the interests of polo
generally and support by all possible means the common interests of its
affiliated clubs and associations.
The highlight of the
summer, Cartier International
Polo day is enjoyed by a cosmopolitan audience drawn by the excitement
of the sporting occasion and the glamour of the event itself. At
Cartier International Polo, English society rubs shoulders with
royalty, Hollywood stars of stage and screen, musicians, sportsmen and
women, and celebrities from around the world. Hurlingham Polo Association’s 40th Cartier International
Polo in aid of The Polo Charity Trust will be held on Sunday
25th July 2010 at Guards Polo Club. Smith's
Lawn, Windsor Great Park, Egham Surrey.
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Tel : 01273 834315
Fax : 01273 834452 email@example.com
The Polo Grounds
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