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Horse Riding

 Horse Riding in Pollington.

If you are a horse lover, or rider, or just love the countryside, living in Pollington has many advantages.  If you are a horse owner, there are a number of livery yards to suit your needs.  You can also have some very pleasant rides out in the countryside, often seeing deer.  Riding out along the Trans-Pennine Trail towards Sykehouse, and on to Fosterhouse and Fishlake on quiet country lanes and with no major roads to cross, you can make your ride as long or short as you wish.

There is an arena at Sykehouse which holds shows, show-jumping and dressage throughout the year.  Click here for their programme.

There are no riding schools in Pollington, but West Bank Riding in Moss Green Lane, Carlton, is not too far away.    Contact 01405 869642.

With thanks to Pat Hart for her advice.


 

On New Years Day, there is usually an equestrian event centred around the Kings Head pub.  For example, a charity ride was held there recently, and the Badsworth and Bramham Hounds have met there from time to time. 

 

 

 

  Updated Jan 2018.

 


Equine Services in Pollington.

There are evidently a lot of horses in Pollington, and a lot of well-equipped livery yards as well, but very few clues as to anyone offering equine services to the general public.  Even Google doesn’t turn up much helpful information!  So the following list (in alphabetic order) may well be incomplete; if you think it needs updating, please email polliwhite@hotmail.com

 

Equikidz in Berridge Lane offers livery yard services and sales of childrens’ riding gear.

    Contact Jannine Gore on 07803 522 746.  Click here for details of the shop.

 

North Hall Farm in Willow Lane offers livery yard services and livery sales.

    Contact Pat Hart on 01405 869 626.

 

Rosewood Equestrian in Old Gowdall Broach offers full livery yard services. 

    Contact Tracy Hartley on 07831 523 808.

 

Sorrelcourt Stud at Animal Farm, Long Lane offers full livery, horse sales & transport, horse breaking & producing, and private tuition.

    Contact Marie Boasman on 07860 273 797.