Archive for December, 2017

Riding School Christmas Show – 23.12.17

Saturday, December 30th, 2017

Just before Christmas a fabulous day of festive fun was had by all at the annual Laurel View Riding School Christmas Show. Excellent displays of team work and great enthusiasm all round. Many of the competitors attempting their first ever horse riding competition. The course was decorated like a Christmas Tree and festive drinks and […]

BHS Ride Safe training

Saturday, December 30th, 2017

Learn more about how to Ride Safe in all environments including on the road and warming up at competitions. This qualification is the first step on the BHS Equine Excellence Pathway.  Download the course information and details here Ride Safe Spr 18

BHS Stage 2 Training commences

Saturday, December 30th, 2017

The Spring British Horse Society Stage 2, Ride, Lunge & Care training course gets underway on Sunday 28th January. Check out the dates and costs of the training course below and then get in touch if you want to join in. Stage 2 Course Info (Spr 18)

BHS Stage 2 Teach training commences

Saturday, December 30th, 2017

BHS training course to prepare for the BHS Stage 2 Teach assessment starts on Wednesday 10th January.  This assessment formerly known as the PTT (Preliminary Teaching Test) is the first assessment on the British Horse Societies Coaching Pathway. All training spaces must be pre-booked. Email Linda at or give the office a ring on […]

BHS Training Course Info

Saturday, December 30th, 2017

Details of all the early 2018 BHS training courses to date have been uploaded to the Training Courses tab on this website. Check them out and get in touch soon if you’re interested in any of the courses or assessments listed. What is on your New Years Resolutions list, training and qualifications, then we look […]

Winter Working Hunter Show 11.2.18

Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Get your horses and ponies groomed and ready for the Winter Working Hunter Show at Laurel View on Sunday 11th February. A full schedule of classes for both horses and ponies, with NIF qualifying classes. Save a copy of the schedule or print it out and post it on the fridge

Spring Show Jumping League (1 of 8) – 14.3.18

Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

The Wednesday evening Show Jumping is scheduled to get horses and ponies jumping again on the 14th March. Starting from 45cm at 6pm, then moving on up through 55cm, 60cm, 70cm, 80cm & 90cm at least. Taking the popular Pounds for Points format once again, pick up points for clear rounds throughout the league and […]

Winter Show Jumping League Final – 20.12.17

Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Many of our qualifying competitors fell before the final hurdle as for one reason or another they weren’t able to compete at the Pounds for Points Show Jumping League final on the 20th December. But those that were put their best hoof forward to add to their league points which magically converted into pounds for […]

Show Jumping League (12 of 12) – 20.12.17

Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

On the twelfth night of the Winter League Show Jumping competition, the qualifying competitors gave it their very best shot to maximise their league points. Other non qualifying competitors gave them some healthy competition, leaving the results looking like this. Though this is the last Wednesday night show jumping in 2017, don’t worry it won’t […]

Hoptastic Easter Show – 8.4.18

Sunday, December 17th, 2017

The “Eggstra Special Schedule” is downloadable below, with lots of obstacle course classes and show jumping from cross poles to 70cm. Easter Show 18 Schedule Hope you will be able to Hop a long to it 🙂