Monthly Archives: June 2015

Things are hotting up polocrosse..

..wise at the stables with the season well underway, the world cup starting in South Africa and we are starting to get ready for the quad nations pony club challenge.  All the Scottish team are getting their player profiles and … Continue reading

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The ponies moved fields..

..yesterday.  After spraying the docs a few weeks ago most of them have died back and the grass has come through underneath.  The river field is needing a rest from being grazed and so we swapped fields.  We are going … Continue reading

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The summer holidays..

..are almost here and the weather appears to be picking up.  Mollie and Robyn were teaching at the weekend and Beki was running the yard whilst the rest of us went to Rugby to play polocrosse. It was also the … Continue reading

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Summer schedule..

..fo 2015 is out and we have a fun packed summer holidays.  Obviously there is the usual week long camps.for pony club members.  We have both  a junior one which isn’t residential and then senior camp which is fully residential … Continue reading

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Waterloo at Pony Club..

..tonight was a big success.  We have had some really dry days so we cleared out all the jumps and played Waterloo across the whole arena.  For those of you that haven’t ever played Waterloo it’s a bit like capture … Continue reading

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A successful weekend in..

..England for me and Ru.  We set off on Friday morning with Indie and Fly in the lorry and Hamish with us but very quickly got a call from Chris at Arden to say the training Hamish was joining was … Continue reading

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More hot weather means..

..we must have moved to the south of France.  Actually we don’t need to when the weather is like this because it’s beautiful here in the sun. The horses got let around the arena and had a great time eating … Continue reading

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With the sun out..

..and the temperature at 18°C today was another weedkilling day.  Hamish took the strimmer and trimmed the roadside verges from the top road down so they are looking really neat and tidy.  I took the backpack sprayer and went to … Continue reading

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After torrential rain..

..The weather has brightened and got a bit warmer.  The docks in the pony field are dying back quite effectively but you can now see the patches that I missed so it will be back to the knapsack sprayer tomorrow … Continue reading

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And on the first day of summer…

..It rained and rained and rained. On the plus side we had a beautiful rainbow landing in the horse field and the ducks had a great time and the pond filled up.  The ponies that were ridden in the 5.30 … Continue reading

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