West End Gala

Posted by on Oct 5, 2017 in Events, News, Uncategorized | No Comments
West End Gala

What an absolutely incredible night we had in the Phoenix Theatre in London at our Charity Gala. Definitely our best ever line up, with wonderful fans in the audience and an amazingly great crew team. Hosted by comedian Hilary O’Neil and legendary Tom O’Connor, the loudest audience screams came for Joe McElderry, Jaymi Hensley 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 […]

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, […]

Charity Gala

Posted by on Sep 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 Wreath Making

Posted by on Sep 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 […]

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 […]

Pond Week

Posted by on Aug 15, 2017 in Events, News | No Comments
Pond Week

For a few years, Jenny has harboured a dream of having a pond at the sanctuary for many reasons – to assist with the land drainage, to educate about nature and as part of the feng shui strategy for the site energy. Next Sunday at our Open Day, Eamonn Holmes, will officially unveil this dream. […]

Share a Shettie

Posted by on Aug 11, 2017 in Events, News | No Comments
Share a Shettie

We are delighted to announce details of our new initiative, ‘Share a Shettie’. This is a unique opportunity to spend time with a young friend or family member whilst caring for one of our lovely Ponies. Adults (over 18) are invited to bring a son, daughter, grandchild, godchild, niece, nephew or just a friend (8-17 […]

Sponsors Day

Posted by on Aug 6, 2017 in Events, News | No Comments
Sponsors Day

As part of our Horse Sponsorship package, all our sponsors are invited to attend a tour of the horses and meet their sponsored horse on certain days in the year. This involves an update on the workings of the Sanctuary and what is planned for the future. Then the group of sponsors, which is normally […]

Corporate Volunteering

Posted by on Jul 26, 2017 in Events, News | No Comments
Corporate Volunteering

We love to welcome Corporate volunteers to the Sanctuary for the day. It is fantastic for us when companies and employees are willing to give us their time to help us with the projects that we find so hard to complete in the normal working week. Having extra enthusiastic hands on site is such a […]