Dear Friends of Digswell Place Group RDA, Come & Join Us ! Our 11th annual Charity Ball will be on Saturday 20th October at Tewin Bury Farm Hotel. We are now taking bookings and do hope you can join us in what is a fabulous evening, raising money for a wonderful cause. All Ball tickets should be paid either electronically directly to HSBC account number 91150219 sort code 40-46-08 ( please reference as Ball 2018) or by cheque, made payable to “Digswell Place Group RDA” and sent to : 8, Valley Road, Welwyn Garden City, Herts. AL8 7DF. This is fantastic evening with great food, fun entertainment and lively dancing music so please book your ticket NOW - contact [...]
A fun but rather wet afternoon at Kimpton Horse Show running the Gymkhana. Superb horsemanship skills seen whilst doing the bending poles, egg and spoon and ride and run race ! Many thanks to all who turned up despite the weather !!!
Huge thank you to Terry Mitchinson for completing the 11 mile walk at The WH Walk on Sunday 29th April and raising £493 for us ! Such a great amount to raise thank you !!
Mayor’s Chosen Charity Named The Mayor Meets our Ponies and Riders ! Congratulations to Councillor Barbara Fitzsimon who is the new Mayor of Welwyn Hatfield and thank you for choosing Digswell Place Group Riding for the Disabled Association as her charity for the year. “I am delighted to be able to raise money for such a worthwhile cause during my time as Mayor, and as this wonderful charity is run by volunteers, I know how important donations are to them.” Amanda Morrall, Chair of Fundraising for Digswell Place Group RDA said: “We are thrilled to have been chosen as the mayor’s charity for this year, any money raised will help us to continue providing our much loved and [...]
Wow – the sun shone and what a lovely day was had at the Digswell Place Fun Horse Show ! Thanks to all who came and took part as well as those who were involved in organising and running it. It was a beautiful day with lots of beautiful horses and ponies, happy helpers and entrants, delicious BBQ and amazing cakes ! We raised a fabulous £640 towards caring for our special equines without whom we would not be able to provide riding for the disabled. Thank You !
Come and take part in our Evening Dressage Series starting Wednesday 16th May, 30th May, 13th June, 27th June, 11th July and 25th July 2018 ! There are a variety of tests available from Intro to Prelim and Novice all of which prove particularly popular with novices of any age and those wanting a quiet, relaxed and friendly venue. Refreshments include rolls, delicious homemade cakes, tea, coffee & soft drinks. Please click here for: Schedule and entry form. A big thank you to everyone who supported us last year. We very much look forward to seeing you again this year.
Sunday 3rd June 2018 at Digswell Place RDA Stables from 9:00am Novice Jumping Our ever popular small, friendly and fun family horse show returns again for it's 11th year !!! A great day for all the family. Show jumping and clear round run by Enfield Chace Pony Club as well as showing and fun showing classes. All entries on the day. Refreshments available all day: bacon rolls for breakfast, renowned BBQ lunch and as always delicious homemade cakes ! All funds raised go to Digswell Place Group Riding for the Disabled. For more information please see here: Show Schedule.
Thank you to everyone who supported our Race night on Saturday. A great time was had by one and all and we are delighted to report that we raised an absolutely whopping £1600 which will pay for 80 rides and lots of smiles this summer term. THANK YOU !
Huge thanks to the 8 fantastic chaps at Irwin Mitchell LLP who took part in the Spartan Race on 7th April 2018 at St Clere Sevenoaks to raise money for Digswell Place Group RDA. They completed a 12 km race with 25+ obstacles and 8 + miles of rugged terrain ....astounding !!!!!!!! Drum roll......... to date they have raised an amazing £3490.00 and we can't thank them enough ! Please see this link to the MyDonate website for more information : MyDonate Irwin Mitchell Before ... After !!!!
What a fabulous day: beautiful daffodils, lovely walks, gorgeous dogs, delicious crepes, tasty burgers, treats for the dogs, training advice on hand, vet advice and so much fun to be had doing the scurry, agility, fly-ball and of course the marvellous dog show ! Your amazing generosity at our fourth Dogs & Daffs Day raised £5,650....WOW !!! THANK YOU !!! We are absolutely thrilled with this, it will enable us to pay for new pony so we can give more therapeutic rides. As soon as all the lovely photographs taken on the day are available from Glamorous Event Photography we will post the link We look forward to seeing you next year !