Latest News

Party time at The Paddocks April 03, 2013
This winter has been a long, hard slog so it was great to let our hair down with some fun and games to celebrate the arrival of Spring!  With f... [MORE]

Xmas Fun & Games in the rain! December 30, 2012
So it was wet and windy but we had such a giggle playing Xmas games - all with a Xmas theme: Post the Christmas Card, Race to the Bar, Christmas Sho... [MORE]

Harlaxton College students visit September 13, 2012
A group of students from Harlaxton College visited the yard to have an English riding experience.  Many of them had only ridden Western style a... [MORE]

Summer Saddle Club gets underway July 28, 2012
  The Paddocks Saddle Club got off to a flying start with new riders enjoying meeting and grooming the ponies Emily, Rosie and Roma.  A... [MORE]

Summer Saddle Club June 18, 2012
Pony mad??  Join the Paddocks Summer Saddle Club and learn more about your four-legged friends. The Summer Saddle Club aims to give young rider... [MORE]

Racing Roma wins the Pony Day August 26, 2011
This year's Summer Pony Day was a great success with lots of riding, pony care and games.  The "Racing Roma" team won the gymkhana games in the... [MORE]

The Chocolate Cosmos are the Champs April 15, 2011
The Chocolate Cosmos won the team games in the afternoon at the Easter Pony Day with Rabbit Romas in second place and Easter Emilys in third.  ... [MORE]

WEG Para Dressage Gold for Emma October 19, 2010
WEG Para Dressage Gold for Emma! Para Dressage Rider, Emma Sheardown is World Freestyle Para Dressage Champion after leading a GB med... [MORE]

Kesteven RDA riders success at National Championships July 19, 2010
Six riders from Kesteven RDA have just returned from a successful weekend at the Riding for the Disabled National Championships 2010 held at Hart... [MORE]

Emma's on top form! July 01, 2010
Para Dressage Rider: Sheardown on top form World Class Para Dressage Rider, Emma Sheardown produced outstanding performances at the inaugura... [MORE]

Book a Friday Flyer June 28, 2010
Over the summer holidays you can book onto a Friday Flyer - a 2 hour hack with lots of off-road riding around the surrounding... [MORE]

Pony Club League Competition Results May 09, 2010
The Easter Pony Day was the last event in the Pony Club League Competition for 2009/2010.  This year there were 4 events that counted towards... [MORE]

Riders gain British Horse SocietyJunior Progressive Test 4 May 09, 2010
Congratulations to the following riders who have gained BHS Junior Progressive Test 4:   Eleanor Burford Sophie Beard Rosie Barry... [MORE]

Emma's success in Belgium May 08, 2010
Newsletter of....   ... [MORE]

An "Eggciting" Easter Pony Day May 08, 2010
  Three teams battled it out fo... [MORE]

A snowy Spring Pony Day February 19, 2010
The snow didn't stop riders having a great day at The Paddocks Riding Centre during the February half term.   The morning lesson focusse... [MORE]

A visit to St James Palace January 08, 2010
Karen and Emma were among guests invited to attend a Gala Reception at St James Palace to celebrate RDA National's 40th Anniversary.   ... [MORE]

Riders achieve BHS Junior Progressive Riding Test Level 3 December 09, 2009
Congratulations to the following riders for achieving the BHS Junior Progressive Riding and Pony Care Level Three: from left to right ... [MORE]

Halloween Pony Day October 31, 2009
What a fantastic day!  With a scary lunch room, wicked witches for Instructors and great games including apple bobbing and ... [MORE]

Riders pass BHS Progressive riding tests September 06, 2009
Congratulations to the following riders who have recently been awarded BHS Junior Progressive tests Levels One and Two:   Eloise Bak... [MORE]

Gold for Emma! August 26, 2009
Emma, Ed and Karen have just returned from a "show of a lifetime" held at the Epona Equestrian Centre, Kristiansand, Norway.  The Europea... [MORE]

The Paddocks Riding Centre 21st Anniverary August 03, 2009
The Paddocks Riding Centre has come of age!  I started my business at "The Paddocks" (hence the name) in Carlton Scroop and moved to Hough on the... [MORE]

Team GB wins at Hartpury July 20, 2009
Emma, Eddie and Karen have just returned from a 3 day International competition at Hartpury Equestrian College, Gloucestershire.  Other countr... [MORE]

Riders pass BHS Level one test July 12, 2009
Congratulations to the following riders who have successfully passed the British Horse Society Junior Progressive Riding Test Level One:  ... [MORE]

Emma selected for Europeans July 12, 2009
Emma Sheardown has been chosen to represent Great Britain at the Para Dressage European Championships  to be held in Norway on August 20th - ... [MORE]

Riders awarded Riding Test Level One June 28, 2009
Congratulations to the following riders who have achieved the B.H.S Junior Progressive Riding Test Level One: Sophie Beard Megan Fayne Molly Fells ... [MORE]

Flora wins Pony Club League competition 2009 June 13, 2009
Pony Club League winner, Flora Holt being congratulated by Jill Underwood, Area 6 Centre Representative.   Results: 1st   Flor... [MORE]