Hope in the Valley

Riding for the Disabled Group


2021 Christmas Party

The Christmas Party 2021 was a little quieter than we had all been used to in previous years. Happily, what it lacked in the number of attendees was more than made up for by a bigger appreciation of a ...

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Christmas Party 2019

After a busy few months we had many reasons to put on a fabulous Christmas party at Plumpton College for the final session of 2019. We celebrated our great volunteers: Sconaid Wastie was awarded Hope ...

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RDA National Championships 2019

It wasn’t just the Cricket World Cup, The Wimbledon Finals & the Grand Prix at Silverstone last weekend –  Hope in the Valley attended the RDA National Championships held at Hartpury Equine ...

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Picnic Ride on the Ashdown Forest

Hope in the Valley Riding for the Disabled joined forces with Eastbourne Riding for the Disabled to enjoy a superb sunny afternoon in early July on the Ashdown Forest thanks to the Chief Constable of ...

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Marvellous May

We’ve had a great competitive season so far with our more experienced riders. Early in the month we went to Felbridge for the RDA South East Regional Challenge Day. Despite some challenging weather co ...

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National Championships at Hartpury

After a cool beginning to the weekend, things warmed up and riders and ground crew were very pleased to be told they could go without jackets on the first afternoon of the National Championships. Toby ...

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Dressage at Hickstead 2018

Well done everyone who contributed to a great day at Hickstead: Unled walk only test William riding Rose – 1st and Qualified for the RDA National Championships at Hartpury College, Gloucestershi ...

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RDA Regional Dressage

On 24th May 2017 we took a group of riders and ponies to Hickstead to compete in the regional dressage competition. This has probably been our best year yet!  Lottie, riding Rose, was the first placed ...

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