Latest News

Latest News by Jacky Green

Bicton Sunday

22nd April 2019
While Classic Moet (Molly) sunbathed at home and Tim hopped on a flight to Kentucky Jonelle headed back down to Devon with three novices on a stunningly beautiful spring day. Faerie Magnifico ( George) posted his usual smart test for...
Read More

Bicton

21st April 2019
Heading down to Devon on Good Friday with the sun out......even with dressage times not starting til mid morning it was still an early start with 9 horses from Mere Farm heading southbound on the M5. Tim had 5 rides...
Read More

Burnham Market International

15th April 2019
Four seasons in one day is how Tim described Burnham but I am pretty sure the overiding theme was "baltic" and certainly not summertime! Jonelle and Grovine de Reve actually did their phases in a snowstorm! The team headed up...
Read More

Weston Park

8th April 2019
  In stark contrast to the babies at Larkhill it was a truck full of  advanced horses which set off to Weston Park early on Sunday morning.  Weston is a funny event... it seems to exist in a sort of...
Read More

Larkhill 6th April

7th April 2019
You can see why the Ministry of Defence uses Salisbury Plain as a training ground for the soldiers that it is preparing to deploy to places like the Arctic Circle.  Barren, windswept and utterly impossible to keep warm at are...
Read More

Belton

30th March 2019
We have had everything thrown at us weather wise over the years at Belton... snow, gale force winds, driving rain, the whole gamut of spring and winter  weather in one weekend. This year came up dry, sunny and mostly  warm...
Read More

Gatcombe.. season kick off!

24th March 2019
So here we go for the start of the 2019 UK  season for Tim and Jonelle and Little Gatcombe, which has had to deal with conditions over the years varying from gale force winds, snow, foot and mouth, torrential rain...
Read More

HOYS Cross Country

16th March 2019
Best laid plans and all that!  Just going off the results sheet implies that things didn't quite go to plan but, as always, they gave it their best shot! It must have been a tough track as just six combinations...
Read More

HOYS Showjumping

15th March 2019
The sunshine is still with the guys in Hawkes Bay and the showjumping arena looks to be a very popular place to hang out  at the LandRover HOYS.  Jonelle's ride, Ricker Ridge Divine Right, looked to be much happier over...
Read More

HOYS Dressage

14th March 2019
Tim and Jonelle have certainly been catching some rays at Hawkes Bay as the LandRover Horse of the Year show basks in the late summer sunshine.  Hot was the theme of the day for Jonelle's ride too as Ricker Ridge...
Read More

Tweseldown March 8th… just the boys!

8th March 2019
And we are off eventing!  Well, lets correct that, actually Tim was off eventing, all on his own! ( He did have Scooby as his co pilot however).  Not entirely sure how much help Scooby would be with studs and...
Read More

Sunshine Tour wrap up.

4th March 2019
All good things have to come to an end and Tim and Jonelle spent their last weekend on the Sunshine Tour with some cracking performances from the horses.  The younger ones have gained lots of experience, the older ones simply...
Read More

Sunshine Tour… week 3.

27th February 2019
As we bask in the warmest February since records began in the UK we can enjoy hearing about the Sunshine Tour much more than usual.... this time last year we were in the grip of The Beast from the East...
Read More

Winter Series: Wesko and the Windrush Equestrian Foundation

19th February 2019
Wesko’s (Dash) story began with what must have been an outstanding mare, Kolien, who was by the TB stallion Mytens. Kolien not only produced Dash but also a full brother, Zaron, who is evented internationally by Italian Stella Benatti and...
Read More

Sunshine Tour Update

16th February 2019
All is well down in sunny Spain with Jonelle reporting a very happy crew of horses, dog/baby and staff all enjoying the balmy temperatures, big rings and being out on grass again. The horses are clearly thriving and due to...
Read More