3 results for month: 05/2011


British MotorCycle Federation , Peterborough


Chatsworth Horse Trials 2011

Our stand at this event is opposite the main arena, so we were able to see some of the show jumping and competitors in the FEI World Cup Eventing, with such well known riders as Zara Phillips and Pippa Funnell.  We couldn’t see any of the dressage which took place in another ring, but we were fortunate enough to witness the awesome talent of Jean Francois Pignon, a French ‘horse whisperer’ demonstrating his control over 4 magnificent greys without the use of sticks, bridles or saddles as they performed complicated manoeuvres to music. The weather was changeable, but much drier than in recent years for this event. Thankfully, there were no ...

Living Crafts Fair 2011 at Hatfield House

What a pleasure it was to attend this friendly, very well organised event, and as an added bonus the sun shone on us every day (despite the wet weather forecast). The Living Crafts Fair has been held at Hatfield for about 30 years, is the largest of its kind in Europe, and is run by Robin Younger and his family. It’s a great day out for all the family with lots to see and buy, and plenty of activities to do for anyone wanting to exercise their creative skills. As for disability access - the ground is all grass and is quite bumpy, so a little tricky for anyone with a mobility problem. People were grateful to see us there and make use of our ...