Northamptonshire

County Chairman  Chris McGarity   01832 732119 
County Instructors  Jackie Kitchin and Julia Aked
 
Cottesbrooke Group
Is one of the region's long-established groups and now has six riding sessons catering for both children and adults.
Contact Tessa LeSueur  01604 686266
 
Grafton Group
Started in February 1992 to provide therapeutic horse riding for adults with acquired brain injury, and more recently from the National Autistic Society have joined us. We ride on Thursday mornings, term time, at Shacksbarn Farm, Silverstone, with the kind permission and support from Andy and Jackie Kitchin.
Charity No: 1074131
Contact Mrs S Cosford or call Sally at 07963 689678   
 
Hannah Payne Group
Formed in 2007 in memory of Hannah, who tragically died in a car accident at the age of 17. The Group operates from Hannah's family home and stables, with access to farm tracks and fields, for rides out, along with a specially created grass menage. We specialise and offer riding therapy for up to 20 blind and disabled children each year.
Contact Caroline Payne  01604 810090
 
Hillcrest Group 
The group was started for the Daventry area in 1994 and led by Jeannie Eastwood (who was also county chairman) until her untimely death in 2005.  It has moved three times from its original riding stables at Hillcrest Farm, Priors Marston and has been based for the past three years at Woodbine Stables, Grandborough Fields on the Northamptonshire/Warwickshire border.  The group currently hires six horses/ponies for two sessions a week, helping adult riders and has four instructors and around twenty plus volunteers.
Contact: Mrs Liz Kenworthy-Browne  01327 704667
 
Kettering and District Group
Riding over 50 riders per week from local special schools, the riding sessions take place on Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Contact Mrs R Greeenall  07808 609151
 
Silverstone Group
This is a long established group that rides at the same venue as Grafton Manor with access to trails around woods.  Taking all ages and abilities on an excellent variety of horses/ponies, the group rides on Monday evenings
Contact Jilly  07508 393340
 
Wilby Group
Charity No. 1059651  Contact Angela Doughty  01604 647153

 

Wymington Group

Give great pleasure and therapy to students from Hinnick Hall
Contact Chris McGarity 01832 732119