2023 Stud Visits

2023 Stud Visits

Open to Dales Pony Society members and enthusiasts, there is no charge to attend these events but places must be pre-booked, directly with the stud owners. 

Saturday 1st July 2023 – Essiecroft Stud
Helen & Mark Snowden, Essie Croft Farm, Rhynie, Huntly, Aberdeenshire, AB54 4HN
Tel: 01464 861120 Email: h.smith12@btinternet.com

Saturday 29th July 2023 – Earnwell Stud
David & Irene Lovegreen, Manor House Farm, Hutton Henry, Hartlepool, Co. Durham, TS27 4RX
Tel: 01429 836592 Mob: 07752 572111 Email: davelovegreen@hotmail.co.uk

Saturday 19th August – Nipna Stud
Anna Pennell, The Cottage, Home Farm, Brough Park, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 7PJ
Mob: 07949 989976 Email: anna@nipna.co.uk

Area 14 Clinic, Lunch and Hack Date

Area 14 Clinic, Lunch and Hack Day – Sunday 23rd July, Longfield Equestrian Centre, Todmorden

10.30am Clinic with Sarah Field

Lunch at local pub or picnic TBC

Afternoon hack around Lumbutts Village towards Stoodley Pike to return for about 3pm

Contact Area 14 Rep Lisa Hargreaves for further information on ivordales@gmail.com

Open to all members

(Area 14 – Cheshire, Merseyside, Greater Manchester, Lancashire)

DPS Foal Show 2022

The DPS Foal show was held on Saturday 12th November at Barnard Castle Auction Mart. With the classes overseen by Mr R. Wall (Raygill) he found his champion in Mr L Thompson’s homebred filly foal Wearside Elizabeth and reserve in the colt foal class winner Sparket Workshipful Master owned by Mr & Mrs R Waite and bred by E Jones. 

The full results were as follows; 

Class 1 – Colt Foal
1st Sparket Worshipful Master Exhibited by R Waite
2nd Castle Hill Diamond Dave Exhibited by L Waite
3rd Sowermire Bracken II Exhibited by C Parker

Class 02 – Filly Foal
1st Wearside Elizabeth Exhibited by L Thompson
2nd Roandale Cherry Blossom Exhibited by C Parker

Class 3 – Best Pair (by the same sire or same breeder)
No Entries

Class 4 – Part Bred Foal
1st Roandale Twinkle Exhibited by C Parker
2nd Rosethwaite Blue Sky Exhibited by A Letten
3rd Roandale Gunsmoke Exhibited by B Pickthall

Lucy Jones Photography kindly took photos for the day and they can be found here