Off to Huntingdon today to saddle Western Storm.  Hoping the head gear and drop back in trip makes the difference.

A productive morning with plenty of cantering in preparation for tomorrow’s work day.

It was great to welcome photographer Janos Borbely to the yard.  Janos is a brilliant photographer and came to take some photos of Dandy Lass and others.  His portfolio is very impressive and should you require any commissions he comes highly recommended.  His website is

Pleased to report Dandy Lass’s owner Mick Barnes is recovering well from his fall.  So much so we were able to take him to the Kings Head at Bledington last night when he attended our meeting to organise this year’s Call My Wine Bluff on Friday 23rd November.

Alastair Down, Charlie Allan, Neil Gladding and myself have a great night in store, where not only will everyone be royally entertained but we will also raise money for a charity of Alastair’s choice.