Fell Pony Society
Scotland Area Support Group

North - Jacqueline Cheetham - Tel: 01346 541250. Email: fellponies@btinternet.com

South - Judy Fairburn - Tel: 01556 670037. Email: knockwood@btinternet.com

We are on Facebook: Fell Pony Society - Scottish Area Support Group https://www.facebook.com/fellponyscotland/

2017

NORTH SCOTLAND

Fell Pony Society North of Scotland area support group area are having lunch at The Boat Inn, Aboyne, on Sunday 20th May 2018 at 1pm. With a talk and visit to Horseback UK at Dinnet to learn about the charity's valuable horsework with the wounded, injured and sick of the military community. Names to Jacqueline Cheetham please by 11th May. Limited places. Hope to see you there!!

We are planning a Scottish meet up at the Highland Show on 23/24 June. Details to follow.

SOUTH SCOTLAND

Sunday 25th February 2018 11.30-3.00

Galloway Arms Hotel, Crocketford, Dumfriesshire DG2 8RA. Situated on the A75 approx 9 miles from Dumfries.

Join us for lunch followed by the opportunity to meet other Fell pony people and friends, hear about some of the activities they’ve taken part in, and plan events for the coming year. Short talks: Vyv Wood-Gee and her adventures, Bobby McCaw – Fell pony reminiscences, Elma Ball – going aside and Fell pony Trec. More details >>>

Sideways

Ever wondered about riding sideways? Michelle Anderson, Andersons School of Riding, near New Cumnock, Ayrshire has offered to let us "have a go" using her schoolmaster horses. Michelle is a registered instructor with many years experience in side saddle riding. There is an indoor school if it is wet! She will demonstrate how to fit a side saddle and you will be able to have a go riding side saddle. The dates available are Sunday 18th June or Sunday 16th July. 1 - 3 pm. Cost is £25 per person. Please let Elma Ball know if you would like to take part and which date you would prefer. Places may be limited so book early! elmaball@btinternet.com

Reports of Past Events

2015

17th May Spring Get-together at Doonies Rare Breeds Farm

18-21 June - Central Area - Royal Highland Show meet up.

28 June - Northern Area - Beach & Forest Ride @ Dunnet, Caithness.

24 July - Summer get-together - stud visit to Essiecroft Dales Ponies at Rhynie near Huntly, Aberdeenshire or tel 01346 541250.

May 2013

2013 newsletter (PDF)

September 2012

Stock Judging event :: Report

30 Sept 2012

Visit to World Horse Welfare, Aboyne Farm :: Report

Sept 2012

Pentland Ride :: Report

May 2012

First meeting of the year :: Report

Ride at Teindland :: Report

November 2011

Report of Autumn Meeting :: Report

3 July 2011, Sunday

BBQ and talk about Fell ponies.  :: Report ::

22 May 2011, Sunday 

Ride at Tiendland, Orton nr Rothes. Informal ride suitable for all.   :: Report

3 April 2011, Sunday

Talk by Vyv Wood-Gee on 2010 journey from Skye to Smithfield. :: report ::

22 October 2000

Scottish Area Group visit to Townend Stud near Hesket Newmarket.

 

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