Diary Dates

Diary Dates 2018

DateDetails
AUG

18-19/08/18

Sat-Sun

Leicestershire and Rutland Bridleways Association’s GRETTON CAMPING WEEKEND. A weekend of fun for you and your horse exploring Northant’s countryside. For details, Membership and Ride Entry forms visit LRBA’s website www.bridlewayslrba.org.uk or email Membership@bridlewayslrba.org.uk

19/08/18

Sun

Rockingham Forest Riding Club Showjumping at Desborough Deer Farm. To avoid disappointment please book online at www.rfrc.org.uk (RFRC Events Tab)

19/08/18

Sun

Carvells Home Farm - 12th Annual Charity Horse Show. Carvells Lane, Naseby, Northants NN6 6DH - for details contact Bridget 07729 471022 or Tracy 07812 207089. Please see our Facebook page: @carvellshorseshow  for further details and our show schedule.

IF THE HOT, DRY & HARD CONDITIONS CONTINUE THE SHOW JUMPING CLASSES & JUMP WARM UP AREA WILL BE MOVED TO AN ALL-WEATHER SURFACE. TO BE CONFIRMED NEARER THE TIME.

21/08/18

Tuesday

Witham Villa Pony Pampering party today is about your favourite pony - the theme for today is Disney, decorate your stable, the pony and yourself in a Disney theme for an in-hand parade & prizes Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

22/08/18

Wednesday

Witham Villa One Day Event for our riders looking for a challenge ride 3 disciplines - dressage, showjumping and XC use your equestrian skills to get the best from your horse to win overall Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

23/08/18

Thursday

Witham Villa Gymkhana and Fun Day - come and join in the fun of the gymkhana loads of games and team fun Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

24/08/18

Friday

Witham Villa Polo Crosse try out TBC or hunter trial TBC Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

25/08/18

Saturday

Mounted Hound Exercise, The Kennels, Milton Park, Peterborough PE3 9HD £15 per horse and £5 per bicycle. 8am.  Meet at Piccadilly in the Park and be ready to depart at 8am. All ages and level of experience welcome (although you should be capable of constant hound pace trot).  Horses do not need to be plaited but please be dressed in a tidy fashion. Price includes a breakfast bap and a hot drink at the finish. Please contact Penny Fortescue (07710 241888) or Karen Silcock (Karen@fitzwilliamhunt.com) for more information and to book a place.

26/08/18

Sunday

Dog Show at Springbridge Carriage Driving Centre, Willoughby Waterleys, LE8 6UL in aid of Carriage Driving for the Disabled. There will be 9 fun classes, temptation alley, mini agility course, BBQ and refreshments. We are taking entries from 1pm, £1 per class, and judging will start at 2pm. Everyone and their dogs will be welcome

28/08/18

Tuesday

Witham Villa Junior day the children ride twice in 2 x 40 minute lessons, learn some basic pony care, have lots of fun and gain in confidence around the ponies. Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

29/08/18

Wednesday

Rockingham Forest Riding Club Grassroots Showjumping at Red Piece Equestrian, Brigstock - evening. To avoid disappointment please book online at www.rfrc.org.uk (RFRC Events Tab)
29/08/18

Wednesday

Witham Villa PC day essential for all riders who want to improve their pony care knowledge, practical and riding twice during the day Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

SEPT

01/09/18

Saturday

Market Harborough Gardening Club 48th Annual Open Show, Congregational Church Centre, Julbilee Hall, Bowden Lane, Market Harborough LE16 7JD.Open for public viewing 2pm. Closing date for entries 8pm Wednesday 29th August. 

02/09/18

Sunday

South Kilworth Riding Club Show at Stanford Hall, Lutterworth, LE17 6DH.  Friendly show with classes for everyone including show jumping, in-hand and ridden showing, fun classes, working hunter and gymkhana games.  Entries on the day.  For schedule and details please visit www.skrc.co.uk or find us on Facebook. 

09/09/18

Sunday

Rockingham Forest Riding Club Hunter Trial and Clear Round at Boughton House, Warkton. To avoid disappointment please book online at www.rfrc.org.uk (RFRC Events Tab)

09/09/18

Sunday

Rearsby Lodge RC Open Indoor Dressage Show Brooksby Equestrian Centre, Brooksby, Nr Melton Mowbray LE14 2LJ www.rearsbylodge.com  

Contact Claire Atkins on 0116 2871662 for more information

09/09/18

Sunday

WPHPC Junior and Novice Hunter Trial. Hillside Farm, Grafton Road, Brigstock, NN14 3NA. Schedule to follow. Contact Katherine Painter 01536 373573 or see website (http://branches.pcuk.org.woodlandpytchley).  

15/09/18

Saturday

Sibbertoft Manor 1940's Vintage Garden Party 2.30pm Live music, code-breaking, produce stall, bric-a-brac, tombolas, vintage vehicles, fun family games, bake off and much, much more.

16/09/18

Sunday

MUSIC IN ASHLEY. LE16 8HF. 6.15 for 7pm.  The Levy, a local five-piece band that perform memorable melodies and harmonies. Their unique sound of acoustic rock with a soulful feel makes for a set list filled with original music and famous covers. Tickets £15 - includes a glass of wine or soft drink and generous canapés.  Children under 16 free. For more information and tickets please contact 01858 565 110. events@ashleychurch.co.uk. The Levy on youtube/Facebook Raising funds for the upkeep of a grade 1 listed church and for Lakelands Day Care Hospice

16/09/18

Sunday

Rockingham Forest Riding Club Unaffiliated Show Jumping at Desborough Deer Farm. To avoid disappointment please book online at www.rfrc.org.uk (RFRC Events Tab)

22/09/18

Saturday

A Charity Ride In Aid of Macmillan Cancer Support held at Park Farm Equestrian & Chasers, Cold Ashby Road, Stanford On Avon, Northants NN6 6JR. Ride round the 3 or 8 mile course, all off road with optional jumps. Suitable for all ages and abilities. Handy Pony course in the arena, a tombola with some amazing prizes, trade stands - and lots of cake! Contact Belinda Tyler on 01788 511000, see Macmillan Charity Ride on Facebook or email Macmillancharityride@gmail.com

22/09/18

Saturday

Leicestershire and Rutland Bridleways Association’s RUTLAND WATER LAGOONS RIDE, 7 or 9 miles alongside the wading bird lagoons, stunning countryside and villages. For details, Membership and Ride Entry forms visit LRBA’s website www.bridlewayslrba.org.uk

23/09/18

Sunday

Clear Round Jumping Carvells Home Farm, Carvells Lane, Naseby, NN6 6DH 10am - 1pm. Heights on request all morning. Tel: Peggy 07850 437788

23/09/18

Sunday

Sundays Strictly Come Walk & Trot Confidence Event. If you've ever wanted to take part in a Fun Ride but are a novice and/or nervous rider this is for you. A talk with a confidence coach, ride round the 3 mile course, optional walk/trot dressage test and a rosette for every rider. See Macmillan Charity Ride on FB, call Belinda Tyler on 01788 511000 or email macmillancharityride@gmail.com for more information

23/09/18

Sunday

X-Country Schooling Day £20/horse. Riders 16 years & under £15/horse. Dingley Park. For further details contact: Mrs Carol Lees 01536 790485 / 07739 393996 Email: mikeglees34@btinternet.com

23/09/18

Sunday

WPHSA Summer Ball XCountry Schooling Day £15/horse - Dingley Park. For further details contact: Mrs Carol Lees 01536 790485 / 07739 393996 Email: mikeglees34@btinternet.com

26/09/18

Wednesday

Market Harborough Gardening Club Japan and the Rising Sun by Dr Sue Ablett. The Conservative Club, Fairfield Road, Market Harborough 7.30pm

29/09/18

Saturday

Atherstone Hunt Hunter Trials Beginners, Novice and Mini Classes. Lodge Farm, Ibstock LE67 6PD Entries and more details available at www.horse-events.co.uk


30/09/18

Sunday

Unaffiliated SJ on a surface. Carvells Home Farm, Carvells Lane, Naseby, NN6 6DH Starting at 10.30am. 60cm, 70cm, 80cm, 90cm (not before 1pm), 1m.  Tel: Peggy 07850 437788Starting at 10.30am

30/09/18

Sunday

WPHSA Fun Ride at New Leys Farm, Ringstead NN14 4DS  £20/horse to include refreshments.For further details contact: Mrs Carol Lees 01536 790485 / 07739 393996 Email: mikeglees34@btinternet.com

30/09/18

Sunday

Fernie Hunt Supporters Association Hunter Trial at Limepits Farm, Illston on the Hill, Nr Billesdon, Leicestershire LE7 9ER. Classes for everyone. Clear round jumping over WH fences, Pre-Novice, Novice, Pair and Interschools XC competition and the Intermediate XC course is back. Pre-enter for allocated times. Entries and info at http://fernieht.eventmotion.co.uk

30/09/18

Sunday

NORTHAMPTON BRANCH OF THE PONY CLUB OPEN SHOW Delapre Park, London Road, Northampton  NN4 8AW To include In Hand and Ridden Showing, Mini and Open Show Jumping, Working Hunter, Gymkhana and Fun Classes. Schedules: www.pcuk.northampton branch or with SAE from Mrs K Amos, 52 High Street, Harpole, Northants. NN7 4BS Tel: 07704 511352 / 01604 832075 email: kathyamos@hotmail.co.uk 

OCT

07/10/18

Sunday

Autumn Hunter Trial at Stoke Albany House, Stoke Albany, Northants LE16 8PT By kind permission of Mr Julian White & Mr Fred Vinton. Main Sponsor: Hows Racesafe. Approx 2'0" Mini, 2'9 Novice, 3'3" Intermediate. All natural course with no water jump. BBQ & Refreshments available all day. Schedules & further details from Mrs Carol Lees Tel: 01536 790485 / 07739 393996 E-mail: mikeglees34@btinternet.com Or download from; www.woodlandpytchley.co.uk 

14/10/18

Sunday

Witham Villa Clear Round SJ ride around a course of show jumps testing your skills ride one or two rounds from 60cm upwards Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

14/10/18

Sunday

Rearsby Lodge RC Open Indoor Dressage Show Brooksby Equestrian Centre, Brooksby, Nr Melton Mowbray LE14 2LJ www.rearsbylodge.com  

Contact Claire Atkins on 0116 2871662 for more information

16-17/10/18

Tue-Wed

Witham Villa Pony Days essential for all riders who want to improve their pony care knowledge, practical and riding twice during the day Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

18-19/10/18

Thur-Fri

Witham Villa Junior Days the children ride twice in 2 x 40 minute lessons, learn some basic pony care, have lots of fun and gain in confidence around the ponies. Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

24/10/18

Wednesday

Witham Villa Junior Day - the children ride twice in 2 x 40 minute lessons, learn some basic pony care, have lots of fun and gain in confidence around the ponies. the day will run if enough numbers Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

26/10/18

Friday

Witham Villa PC Day - essential for all riders who want to improve their pony care knowledge, practical and riding twice during the day - the day will run if enough numbers Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

28/10/18

Sunday

Rearsby Lodge RC Open Indoor Halloween Showjumping Show Brooksby Equestrian Centre, Brooksby, Nr Melton Mowbray LE14 2LJ www.rearsbylodge.com  

Contact Claire Atkins on 0116 2871662 for more information

30/10/18

Tuesday

Witham Villa Junior Day - the children ride twice in 2 x 40 minute lessons, learn some basic pony care, have lots of fun and gain in confidence around the ponies. the day will run if enough numbers Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

31/10/18

Wednesday

Market Harborough Gardening Club The Dogs Trust by Ella Tonge. Mini show - 4 apples or pears. The Conservative Club, Fairfield Road, Market Harborough 7.30pm
NOV

01/11/18

Thursday

Witham Villa PC Day - essential for all riders who want to improve their pony care knowledge, practical and riding twice during the day - the day will run if enough numbers Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

18/11/18

Sunday

Witham Villa Championship Show classes TBC Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

18/11/18

Sunday

Rearsby Lodge RC Open Indoor Dressage Show Brooksby Equestrian Centre, Brooksby, Nr Melton Mowbray LE14 2LJ www.rearsbylodge.com  

Contact Claire Atkins on 0116 2871662 for more information

28/11/18

Wednesday

Market Harborough Gardening Club Film of Australia by Bryan King. The Conservative Club, Fairfield Road, Market Harborough 7.30pm
DEC

11/12/18

Tuesday

Market Harborough Gardening Club Annual General Meeting and Christmas Buffet. The Conservative Club, Fairfield Road, Market Harborough 7.30pm

24/12/18

Monday

Witham Villa Fun day drop the kids off while you finish off those last minute jobs.  We will entertain them with lots of fun activities including games and challenges Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

27/12/18

Thursday

Witham Villa Pony camp - Essential for all riders who want to improve their pony care knowledge, practical and riding twice during the day  Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

28/12/18

Friday

Witham Villa Junior day - the children ride twice in 2 x 40 minute lessons, learn some basic pony care, have lots of fun and gain in confidence around the ponies. Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

Diary Dates 2019

30/01/19

Wednesday

Market Harborough Gardening Club Antiques Road Show by James Burton. The Conservative Club, Fairfield Road, Market Harborough 7.30pm