Dates For Your Diary

Please note, organisers for the events below will follow government guidance regarding the current measurements put in place to cope with the Coronavirus pandemic. 

Our Events

24/10/2023 AGM by Zoom, please contact us for the link if you wish to attend

TBC – SSBA Ham Hill Read & Ride, near Stoke-sub-Hamdon.

Approximately 8 miles of easy riding through lovely countryside that’ll take about 2 to 2.5 hours.

Parking in Lime Kiln Car Park or Norton Car Park, Stoke-sub-hamdon. Nearest postcode TA14 6RW.

Please wear High Viz.


2023 Fun Rides

7th April 2023 – Good Friday Cotley Fun Rides – Lucinda Eames 07817 520576

18th April 2023 – Woodbury Common Fun Ride – Exe Equestrian Club 07971 260269

7th May 2023 – Axe Vale Harriers’ Coronation Ride, Musbury – Email: 

28th May 2023 – Racedown Ride, near Marshwood – Peter Nightingale 01458 250816

9th July 2023 – TDBA Dillington Estate Ride – Ann Finn 01823 490155

TBC Aug 2023 – Wambrook Ride, near Chard – Sue Eames 01460 66137

27th Aug 2023 – Dinnington Ride, near Hinton St. George – Amanda Brown 01460 57000 –

3rd Sept 2023 – Chideock Ride, near Bridport – Peter Nightingale 01458 250816

18th Sept 2023 – Thorney & Burrow Hill Ride near Langport – Laura Burne 07766 005687 

24th Sept 2023 – Quantock Fun Ride –

Chard & District RDA‘s AGM will be held on Wednesday 26th April, 7 for 7.30 at Chard Equestrian Centre, Cricket St Thomas, Chard TA20 4BP.

The bar will be open and pizza available. Connie Colfox has kindly agreed to attend and tell us about her work. Connie is a nationally respected horse trainer. She has a natural empathy with horses and a unique gift to gain their trust and bring out the best in their potential. As well as working with very young horses and starting them on their career, Connie also works with horses who present with problems. Connie’s work is fascinating and ,we look forward to welcoming her to Chard RDA.