Monday, 19 February 2018

Everybody should give riding a try — at least once!

Everybody should give riding a try — at least once!

RIDING is a great way to get fresh air and exercise and should be tried by all — at least once! Whether you have always wanted to ...

 

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to our riders

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to our riders

CHECKENDON Equestrian Centre would like to thank all our clients who have made 2017 such an amazing year. In 2018 Checkendon ...

 

Perfect for washing away winter grime

Perfect for washing away winter grime

WITH the winter weather in full force, there is no better time to invest in a Stihl high-pressure washer. Whether you want to wash ...

 

Horse sales at the highest level are 'no coincidence'

Horse sales at the highest level are 'no coincidence'

DRIVE up Remenham Hill and most of us in the local horsey fraternity are aware of “Rosehill”. After all, any pony club member has ...

 

Trip to Olympia is a dream day for pair

Trip to Olympia is a dream day for pair

SOME girls dream of marrying a handsome prince. Others quite fancy riding at the ever-so-festive Olympia Horse Show held in Kensington ...

 

Hunt master Jack has hit the road for good

Hunt master Jack has hit the road for good

THE former Garth and South Berks Hunt master Jack Bucknell has died aged 78, writes Amanda Stewart. Jack, who passed away on November ...

 

What to look for when you're buying a garden room

What to look for when you're buying a garden room

GARDEN rooms are increasingly popular, providing space to entertain and relax, along with useful storage and often nowadays somewhere ...

 

Take a fresh look at what we can deliver

Take a fresh look at what we can deliver

JUST five minutes from Junction 12 of the M4, Total Equestrian has recently benefited from investment of more than £10,000 and now ...

 

'Raw' is the way to feed your dog as nature intended

'Raw' is the way to feed your dog as nature intended

HENLEY Raw Dog Food is a new raw dog food company in Henley. We are a family-run business offering incredible raw dog food, such as ...

 

Dressage and show jumping champions are unveiled

Dressage and show jumping champions are unveiled

THE dressage and show jumping championships at Checkendon Equestrian Centre were decided at the last competition of the summer series ...

 

Fancy having a pony of your own on loan?

Fancy having a pony of your own on loan?

HAVE you got a youngster asking for a pony this Christmas? Having your own pony can be an enormous responsibility and let’s not forget ...

 

Luxury cattery built to highest standards

Luxury cattery built to highest standards

CATS Whiskers Cattery Hotel is a luxury boarding cattery conveniently located just outside Henley. The cattery was built in 2013 to ...

 

Eleanor jumps into third place at first event

Eleanor jumps into third place at first event

THE leaves have turned autumnal and the evenings are drawing in, bonfire night looms as another winter steadily approaches, indeed, as ...

 

Christmas gift ideas

Christmas gift ideas

CHECKENDON Equestrian Centre has a range of vouchers which can be personalised to make the perfect gift to a pony-mad child, horsey ...

 

There's more to hunting than meets the eye so give it a try

There's more to hunting than meets the eye so give it a try

ELEANOR PETERS, aged 16 from Cane End Stud, caught my eye recently as she and her trusted Irish Sports Horse Silver Ghost, aged 12, ...

 

Ribbons and trophies testify to a family team effort

Ribbons and trophies testify to a family team effort

CARMEN Streams of Woodcote has enjoyed numerous successes in the showing ring and is fairly synonymous with the native breeds of this ...

 

Fancy a quick gallop around Ian's jumps?

Fancy a quick gallop around Ian's jumps?

FANCY a quick gallop around top-level jumps? Then look no further! Ian Balding — chairman of the Berks & Bucks Draghounds and ...

 

Training and clinics for all rider abilities

Training and clinics for all rider abilities

CHECKENDON Equestrian Centre, which is approved by the British Horse Society, has a large range of horses and ponies to cater for ...

 

Halloween fun and games are in store

Halloween fun and games are in store

OCTOBER half-term is the time to have some spooky fun and games — and that includes at Checkendon Equestrian Centre in Lovegrove’s ...

 

Luxury cattery built to highest standards

Luxury cattery built to highest standards

CATS Whiskers Cattery Hotel is a luxury boarding cattery conveniently located just outside Henley. The cattery was built in 2013 to ...