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Zoo Ball raises £17,500!

Our Zoo ball last weekend raised an amazing £17500  .....it was a very enjoyable evening: food was fabulous, music excellent, photographer superb, auction and raffle astounding !!!

By |October 27 2018|Categories: News|

High Sheriff of Hertfordshire visit

On a sunny Friday in September we were delighted to welcome Mrs Suzy Harvey, The High Sheriff of Hertfordshire along with Mayor, Councillor Barbara Fitzsimon and Hatfield Borough Council Chief Executive Mr Rob Bridge on a visit to the Yard. There were plenty of smiles and giggles as they met the riders, ponies and volunteers and saw our young riders in action.

By |October 22 2018|Categories: News|

Come & Join Us at our Zoo Project Ball

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 [...]

By |September 20 2018|Categories: Events, News|

We Are The Mayor of Welwyn Hatfield’s Chosen Charity !

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 [...]

By |June 16 2018|Categories: News|

Fabulous Fun For Everyone at Our Horse Show

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 !  

By |June 16 2018|Categories: News|

A Winning Time at our Race Night !

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 !

By |May 5 2018|Categories: News|

Irwin Mitchell Does The Spartan Race for Us !

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 !!!!                    

By |April 16 2018|Categories: News|

WOW Dogs and Daffs raised ….

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 !  

By |March 27 2018|Categories: Events, News|
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