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Providing horse riding opportunities for the disabled

Bonfire Raffle

Bonfire Raffle 🔥 Tickets £1 🔥 Live draw 6 Nov 2020!Our new ‘Friends of MHRC’ have organised a Bonfire Raffle to raise much needed funds for the Riding Centre. The charity wants to install hot water for their riders, volunteers, and staff in the Brew Room and Disabled toilet. There is no hot water on…
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October 18, 2020 0

Sponsor a Pony!

Please sponsor one of our ponies. – Click Here As a charity, we rely on donations and sponsorship to keep the Riding Centre running. Everyone should be able to enjoy horse riding or just being around horses. For just £5 per month and we will send you an adoption certificate, beautiful welcome photos and a…
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June 18, 2020 0

Thank You to all our Volunteers!

THANK YOU … a huge thank you in National Volunteers week to all our amazing volunteers!  We are so lucky! Thank you so much from all the Instructors, Operations staff and the Management Committee.👏👏 Now seems the right time to let you know the Riding Centre was nominated for the Queens Award for Voluntary Service…
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June 1, 2020 1

First Phase of Reopening on 15 June 2020

First Phase of reopening of the Riding Centre from 15 June for a limited number of riders. To keep everyone safe, we can only offer a private lesson of 30 mins and only for riders who are confident riders, can mount and dismount on their own (or with brief help from a competent member of…
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May 30, 2020 1

Raffle Winner was Ticket 61 and Runners Up – Tickets 14 and 79

We had the live draw on Facebook last Sunday. Thanks for the support everyone and hope you are not too disappointed . Your support makes a great difference in these difficult times .

May 2, 2020 0

In Memory of Mrs Frances Riley

Sadly, Mrs Frances Riley a supporter of Margaret Haes Riding Centre for so many years, died on 17 April 2020 aged 100 years. Our thoughts are with her family. We want to share the words of Christine, her daughter. ‘In 1970 my parents moved to the Old Rectory in Holcombe Village and lived there for…
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April 29, 2020 0

Win 6 Private 1 Hour Lesson or Hack!

Win a block of 6 private – one to one – 1 hour lessons or hack! A prize normally worth £240. Tickets available at £5 each.  Just go to the donate button on the web site to buy tickets. Make sure you enter your full name, email and put ‘Raffle’ in the comments box.…
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April 19, 2020 0

Thank You Nestor Foundation

Thank you to the Trustees of the Nestor Foundation for the generous donation to Margaret Haes Riding Centre at our time of need.  ❤️ The funds will support the charity and of course the care of our lovely ponies.  We will be back when safe to do so and we will see you all soon…
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April 12, 2020 0

Domino and Murphy having fun at Merrifield Equestrian

Thank you to Merrifield Equestrian for giving Domino and Murphy such a warm welcome . They are enjoying lovely pasture and lots of attention ! We are grateful to the kind offer for them to stay whist we are in lockdown and the Riding Centre is closed. They will be back once the present coronavirus…
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April 6, 2020 0

Challenging Times – Please Help if you can

Our ponies 🐴will have a lovely rest but we are sad we had to close for now. We are sad as we know the Riding Centre means so much to so many people. The Government wants us to stay home. We want to do our bit to help protect our riders and families, volunteers and everyone…
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March 21, 2020 0