Diary Dates

Diary Dates 2018

DateDetails
JULY

17-19/07/18

Tues-Thurs

Witham Villa Junior Camp A fabulous 3 days where the children get to "care for their own pony" looking after it, grooming feeding, riding and having loads of fun - it may be possible to come for one or two days numbers permitting Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

20/07/18

Friday

Witham Villa XC Day - A chance to ride around the XC course practice for the one day event or just try it out for the first time Back protectors are mandatory Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

20 - 21/07/18

Sat-Sun

Husbands Bosworth & Theddingworth Sheep Dog Trials at Husbands Bosworth Hall, Husbands Bosworth, LE17 6LZ.   From 4pm on Friday and 7.30 am on Saturday. We would love to see you there.

21/07/18

Saturday

Rockingham Forest Riding Club Lateral training with Dressage instructor (TBA) at Alley Farm, Lowick. To avoid disappointment please book online at www.rfrc.org.uk (RFRC Events Tab)

21/07/18

Saturday

Leicestershire and Rutland Bridleways Association’s TWO COUNTIES CHALLENGE RIDE. 13 miles on quiet lanes, new Bridleways, crossing the Avon (new wide bridge), passing under A14 and M1. For details visit LRBA’s website www.bridlewayslrba.org.uk or email Chair@bridlewayslrba.org.uk

21/07/18

Saturday

Husbands Bosworth & Theddingworth Horse Show at Husbands Bosworth Hall, Husbands Bosworth, LE17 6LZ.  Family Show with classes for everyone.  Entries on the day.  Visit our facebook page for schedule and details. Husbands Bosworth Horse Show.

22/07/18

Sunday

HOPE Eagle Feather Series Show Rugby Riding Club, Rainsbrook, Ashlawn Road, Rugby Warks CV22 5QE.

24-27/07/18

Tues-Thurs

Witham Villa Pony Camp 4 days of ponies, fun and learning come along to care for your pony and have loads of fun with new and old friends both 4 and 2 legged Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

25/07/18

Wednesday

Market Harborough Gardening Club Leicestershire Wildlife by Rachel Ibbotson. Mini show - bowl/vase of mixed flowers. The Conservative Club, Fairfield Road, Market Harborough 7.30pm

27/07/18

Friday

Carvells Home Farm, Naseby Cler Round show jumping. 4pm - 8.30pm. Find us on Facebook Carvells Home Farm Annual Charity Show or contact Peggy 07850 437788

28/07/18

Saturday

Rockingham Forest Riding Club Coursework with Tom Fray at Hayes Lodge, Sywell. To avoid disappointment please book online at www.rfrc.org.uk (RFRC Events Tab)

29/07/18

Sunday

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

29/07/18

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. 

30/07/18

Monday

NORTHAMPTON BRANCH OF THE PONY CLUB EVENING DRESSAGE Delapre Park, London Road, Northampton  NN4 8AW To include Walk & Trot, Introductory Tests, Prelim and Novice. 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 

31/07/18

Tuesday

Witham Villa One Day Event - ever fancied riding 3 phases in one day? your chance is here ride a dressage test, jump round a course of show jumps then ride XC Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

AUG

01/08/18

Wednesday

Witham Villa Gymkhana & Fun Day lots of games and team challenges summer fancy dress, gymkhana etc open to all levels of rider Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

02/08/18

Thursday

Witham Villa Pony Club Badge and Test day for all Pony club members to achieve their badges and tests Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

03/08/18

Friday

Witham Villa Best Turn Out Show spend the morning cleaning bathing and preparing your horse to compete in the best turn out class in hand Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

04/08/18

Saturday

Rockingham Forest Riding Club Pole-tastic with Tom Fray at Alley Farm, Lowick - am. To avoid disappointment please book online at www.rfrc.org.uk (RFRC Events Tab)

06-10/08/18

Mon-Fri

Witham Villa Pony Camp this full week is spent caring for your pony learning loads of new skills and making sure your existing ones are up to scratch, riding, competing and making load so new friends both 2 and 4 legged Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

11/08/18

Saturday

Leicestershire and Rutland Bridleways Association’s HUNGARTON RIDE. 6 or 12 miles on bridleways, quiet roads and field roads. For details, Membership and Ride Entry forms visit LRBA’s website www.bridlewayslrba.org.uk or email Network@bridlewayslrba.org.uk

11/08/18

Saturday

WPHPC Junior and Novice Summer Show. Boughton Park, Warkton. Schedule to follow. Contact Lucie Burgess-Lumsden 07971145022 or see website (http://branches.pcuk.org.woodlandpytchley).  

14-16/08/18

Tue-Thurs

Witham Villa Junior Camp A fabulous 3 days where the children get to "care for their own pony" looking after it, grooming feeding, riding and having loads of fun - it may be possible to come for one or two days numbers permitting Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

17/08/18

Friday

Witham Villa Clear Round Showjumping ride in one or two classes round a course of showjumps lots of  help for newer riders and more challenging courses for experienced riders Witham Villa Riding Centre 01455 282694 http://www.withamvilla.co.uk

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

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).  

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

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

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

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

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