Charity Gala

Posted by on Oct 18, 2017 in Events, News | No Comments
Charity Gala

SPECIAL OFFER – Best available seats (priced £45-£85) are now JUST £25  when you click on the booking link HERE We are delighted to announce details of our first Charity Gala to be held in London. Following on from the success of our last 3 galas at Windsor, it is now time to bring the […]

Christmas Carols

Posted by on Oct 16, 2017 in Events, News | No Comments
Christmas Carols

It’s nearly time for one of our favourite events of the year – our annual Christmas Carols, which this year will be supported by Uneek Ibiza. The Church of St. Peter & St. Paul in Godalming is once again the venue for our 6th annual Carols at Christmas on Sunday 10th December at 5pm. This […]

Christmas Lunch

Posted by on Oct 13, 2017 in Events, News | No Comments
Christmas Lunch

Our Christmas Lunch in association with Europasat will take place on Wednesday 6th December and this year we are moving location to the lovely 4-star Mandolay – the Boutique Hotel in Guildford. This is our 6th annual lunch and it promises to be bigger and better than ever before. As always, the lunch will be […]

Christmas Wreath Making

Posted by on Oct 12, 2017 in Events, News | No Comments
Christmas Wreath Making

Ever fancied making your own Christmas Wreath? Well here’s your chance and you can help Mane Chance at the same time. Christmas Wreath making in the Mane Chance Barn will take place on Saturday 9th December from 10am to 3pm. Our wonderful volunteer, Mina, the bespoke florist from Oxshott will teach the art of making […]

New Year’s Day Walk

Posted by on Oct 11, 2017 in Events, News | No Comments
New Year’s Day Walk

Why not start the New Year with an enjoyable and fun-filled walk around the Sanctuary – see our beautiful horses, ponies, chickens and countryside. What a wonderful way to dust off those cobwebs. A two mile walk (or shorter if you prefer) around the farm to work off those extra inches….. with Bacon Butties and […]

Our Beautiful Pond

Posted by on Oct 1, 2017 in Events, News | No Comments
Our Beautiful Pond

As many of you are aware, our Summer Open Day this year revolved around Eamonn Holmes opening our new pond. This was the culmination of 8 months blood, sweat and tears and the realisation of a dream held by Jenny for 4 years. The pond fulfils many roles – in practical terms it will assist […]

DoE – Group 3

Posted by on Sep 27, 2017 in Duke of Edinburgh | No Comments
DoE – Group 3

We are delighted to welcome our latest Duke of Edinburgh group of 6, soon to be 9, to the Sanctuary. They’re all going for their Bronze award, except one who is going for the Silver. Duke of Edinburgh participation plays a big part in Sanctuary life and it’s lovely when the newbies arrive all enthusiastic […]

Shetland Project

Posted by on Sep 19, 2017 in Events, News | No Comments
Shetland Project

As many of you know, within our herd we currently have 8 Shetland ponies. It is our desire to establish a dedicated area for them, suitable to their differing needs from our main herd in terms of forage and environment. Historically, Shetland ponies are used to quite sparse conditions in their original habitat. Over time, […]

Bingo Night

Posted by on Aug 30, 2017 in Archives | No Comments
Bingo Night

FRIDAY NIGHT IS NOT FRIGHT NIGHT!!!!! We all know you can’t have more fun than a night at the Bingo and even better than having that, it’s having the fun on Friday 13th!!! We’re holding a fundraising Bingo night on Friday 13th October at 7.30pm in the Compton Village Hall. EVERYONE is welcome and we […]

Open Day 2017

Posted by on Aug 27, 2017 in Events, News | No Comments
Open Day 2017

My goodness, what a great day we had on Sunday at our Open Day. Someone, somewhere was looking after us as the sun shone until about 10 minutes after the last person left and then the heavens opened. We couldn’t have asked for better. The volunteers were brilliant arriving from early hours, many having spent […]