Campfire sessions – cooking up melted stuffed bananas over the firepit

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Our Apprenticeship students learn the importance of road safety with their horses

Great news – Our High Sheriff Visit and Angel’s award are in the County Press

Good news – our rehomed rescue horses are in the local press

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Our good news – Easter Activity Club has made the County Press

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Free horse riding activity club for island community brings Easter joy

The High Sheriff Award – Awarded to our very own groom – Angel Passmore

Steven Benson

Steven’s riding high again!

Friday 28th February saw the unveiling of Island Riding Centre’s brand new Para Rider hoist from Dolphin Mobility. This is the Island’s only equine mobility hoist and enables all wheelchair bound adults and children the opportunity to get onto horse back.

The first lucky rider to use the hoist was Steven Benson from Wootton. Steven who suffers from cerebral palsy is already a regular visitor to IRC with Scope, attending ‘Messy Play’ sessions made possible by the recently installed Changing Places toilet which enables him and others the chance to leave their home for a welcome change of scene and which until Friday meant only watching the horses. Read more