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About Me!

I am a lifelong horse lover with a deep-rooted concern for the environment. These dual passions have guided my life and career journey. I’ve been horse mad since – well, forever!

Beginning my journey in Shropshire at a local riding school aged 8, I was lucky to be asked to ride a show jumping pony owned by a nearby farming family when I was 13. I was fortunate to compete at affiliated showjumping competitions, go to Pony Club and enjoy helping on the farm too! Meantime I was also worried about how we treated animals and horrified to read, at around the age of 11, about the clubbing of seals on the ice packs for their fur – I’ve been involved in environmental campaigning ever since.

I studied Environmental Science, spent 3 years in Zimbabwe with Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO), taught in Further Education and then moved into Local Government, leading on sustainability policy and practice. Now I combine my two passions, horses and environment!

Training, Qualifications and Experience

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BHS Accredited

I am a fully insured BHS Accredited Professional Coach (APC), up to date in Safeguarding training, First Aid and Enhanced DBS checked. I undertake Risk Assessments on a regular basis and attend lots of CPD training – learning never ends!

Pricing for Your Equestrian Goals

Whether you’re just starting out or looking to take your riding to the next level, we offer competitive pricing tailored to help you meet your equestrian goals.

Coaching & Training

Please get in touch
for current fees, which depend on arena hire,
distance to client,
number of clients etc.

‘Happy on the Hoof’
Guided Rides on Cannock Chase:

1:1 rides
£50

Groups of 2 or 3 riders
£30 /each

‘Green Tips for Horsey People’ Checklist

Free of charge
Available soon

Forms and Policies

‘Happy on the Hoof’ Guided Rides – Cancellation policy.

‘Happy on the Hoof’ Rider Details and Declaration Form.

‘Green Tips for Horsey People’ checklist, free of charge.