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.
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. [...]
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 [...]
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 !
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 !