Lowton Riding Centre

Lowton Riding Centre

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Can anyone help? X
Hi Viky LRC ,are you closed over the xmas period?
Hi are you re-opening on the 3rd of December and if so can we start to book lessons please? I know Ella is desperate to get back so any information would be appreciated xx
Would any of the girls at the yard make use of these wellies size 4?
Hi Vicky Hope you and the horses are all well. has there been any updates as to when the Riding Centre will be back open for lessons? X
https://www.facebook.com/Virtual-Open-Shows-106636827687839/

Showing schedule😊
List of classes below🏆
£3 entry fee or 2 for £5!
Winners will go into an overall championship where a supreme and reserve will be chosen & sashes awarded🏅

Judges:
Natalie Toft
Carolle Lee Jones
Beatrice Robinson
Sally Roberts

Class 1: Best Head Shot
⭐Winner will receive
One horse edit of any photo of their choice. Kindly sponsored by SJP Edits

Class 2: Cutest combination/ Best Bond
⭐ Winner will receive a 250g bag of SupaStride worth £26 kindly sponsored by FreeStep

Class 3: Veteran (15 years plus)
⭐Winner will receive a months supply of Protek supplement kindly sponsored by K&V elite equine products Ltd

Class 4: Mountain & Moorland (class will be split into Small and Large breeds if sufficient entries)
⭐Winner will receive a 250g bag of SupaStride worth £26 kindly sponsored by FreeStep

Class 5: Coloured Horse/Pony
⭐Winner will receive a 250g bag of SupaStride worth £26 kindly sponsored by FreeStep

Class 6: Show Cob/ Cob type
⭐Winner will receive a 500ml of AlvaTeaTree Medicated Shampoo & a 500ml AlvaDazzle Mane, Tail and Feather Conditioner kindly sponsored by KG11 Alvahorse and dog products.

Class 7: Open Ridden or In Hand
⭐Winner will receive a 250g bag of SupaStride worth £26 kindly sponsored by FreeStep

Class 8: Lead rein/ First Ridden
⭐Sponsored by Gee Corcoran The Aloe Vera Company

Class 9: Young stock
⭐Winner will receive a 2 or 3 picture composite kindly sponsored by Melissa's Edits.

Class 10: Fancy Dress

Class 11: Haflinger/Foreign Breeds

Class 12: Young Handler
⭐Sponsored by TC Fencing Specialists

Payment via PayPal to [email protected]
Please select to pay via Friends and Family
Thank you & Good luck!
Missing the horses and missing my lessons kisses to Harlem for me..
Lesson 12:45pm 19th January 2019
thankyou for today Carla and ellie Jackson loved every minute cant wait till they can come to learn and do this type of thing again ###
Can any remaining people who have ordered T-Shirts or Vest Tops with me, please have money at the Yard for Saturday thankyou xx (Obvs with the exception of people on holiday)
Really chuffed with myself wanted to ride for ages but didn't think I could do it . Vicky who own s the Rideing centre made me feel really confident .she's trained my daughter Lois P Haren and her autistic brother Cameron. Lowton Rideing centre is a warm and friendly environment and the girls that help out and Emma a trainer and Janet Shone Lindsay Nikki Gill there and mum's and dads we've met are all great it's alovery friendly environment and everybody's welcomed here at Lowton Rideing centre ###
Layton loved his first lesson here... he can't wait to come back! Thank you!

Horse riding centre located in Lowton. Wigan Council Animal Activity Licence AAL0014
★★★★★

Operating as usual

21/02/2022

As the forecast is looking better for this evening all lessons will be going ahead as normal 👏🏼😊

20/02/2022

⚠️⚠️ LESSON UPDATE ⚠️⚠️

SUNDAY 3.30pm & 4.15pm lessons will be cancelled due to the weather changing so quickly! Yours and the horses safety is our priority.

Sorry for any inconvenience.

Tomorrow's lessons are still due to go ahead as planned, however we will update if there is any change.

Please contact vicky on 07802908840 if you have any queries re lessons.

Thanks 🐴🐴

17/02/2022

⚠️⚠️ FRIDAY 18TH FEB LESSONS ⚠️⚠️

Unfortunately due to the awful weather conditions and the weather warning in place tomorrow we have decided to cancel lessons.

Sorry for any inconvenience but we are putting everyone's safety first.

PLEASE CONTACT VICKY ON 07802908840 or message on FB to confirm cancellation.

Thank you 🐴

15/01/2022

Please could everyone check their riding hats, there may have been someone's taken home today by mistake.

Thank you.

17/12/2021

🎄 CHRISTMAS 🎄

Over Christmas we are closed Christmas Day/Boxing Day and New Year's Day only

All other lessons will be running as usual, if you will be missing your lesson due to falling on one of these days and would like to ride at another day/time please contact Vicky on 07802908840 and she will do her best to find you an alternative lesson over the Christmas period.

Thank you to everyone for all your support as ever and to all the helpers that work so hard throughout the year (especially in Winter!) 💨❄🌧🙈 it really is appreciated!

Hope you all have a lovely Christmas and New Year 🎄🍾🥂🎉

From Vicky, Dave & All at LRC xx

25/06/2021

BRACELET FOUND ON THE CARPARK TONIGHT.

If anyone has lost their bracelet, please contact Vicky on 07802908840.

Thanks

LRC xx

18/06/2021

Due to the recent increase in COVID cases please can we ask that everyone continues to help us by.....

Sanitising hands on arrival and leaving the yard.
Do not touch any of the other horses apart from the one you are riding.
Riders wearing gloves.
Face masks MUST be warn on the yard at all times.
Please keep 2m social distancing at all times.

We are asking for your help to keep everyone safe and keep us open.

Thanks for your continuing support from us all at LRC.

22/05/2021

Hi Everyone,

We are now re-open for beginners class lessons, if you were riding on these prior to the lockdown and you wish to resume please contact Vicky ASAP on 07802908840.
Please do not message through Facebook or email as Vicky is managing the lessons and availability.

Many thanks

LrC

01/04/2021

REMINDER

Please can we remind everyone over the age of 11yrs old to wear a face covering as soon as you arrive and during your time on the yard. This is to comply with government guidelines and to enable us to stay open and run safely.

There is only 1 adult spectator permitted to accompany each rider. Any spectator that is exempt from wearing a face covering must please stay and wait in their vehicle.
Any rider that is exempt from wearing a mask must show the instructor a valid exempt certificate/proof.

Thank you everyone for your co-operation in these matters.

From Vicky and all at LRC.

27/02/2021

#COULD YOU ALL SHARE THE POST PLEASE SO WE CAN GET THE GOOD NEWS OUT TO EVERYONE#❤ THANK YOU ❤

PLEASE CONTACT VICKY TO BOOK ON THE ONE HOUR LESSONS. STARTING BACK FROM 29TH MARCH.

# Hi Everyone.....Some good news!! 😊#

As from Monday 29th March we will be re-opening with the hour class lessons. Please bare with us as we may need to alter your lesson times slightly in order to follow the Rule of 6.

Please can we also keep spectators to a minimum and ask everyone over the age of 11 to wear masks for the duration of time on the yard, riders once mounted can remove theirs.

As from 12th April things may then change again 🤞

As from 17th May we are hopeful the half an hour class lessons should then resume as normal aswell as the usual one hour class lessons.

We will have limited Private Lessons available.

Please contact Vicky on 07802908840 to reserve your place.

Thank you to everyone for your continued support as ever!!

From All at LRC 🐴❤

06/01/2021

🐴 LATEST UPDATE 🐴

Following the Prime Minister's announcement we will be closed until the rules for horse riding change.

We will keep all your places as before.

Take care and stay safe.

From all at Lowton Riding Centre.

Keep your eye on facebook for further updates 🤞

01/01/2021

Happy New Year to all our clients and friends!!xx 🎉

As from Saturday 2nd January we will be open for all class lessons for clients that were attending prior to the latest government guidelines before Christmas. But unfortunatly can only accommodate under 18's on the class lessons.

Adults can have private lessons or lessons with members of their household or social bubble. Please give Vicky a call on 07802908840 if you are not sure about the latest rules.

Otherwise we will see you all from tomorrow and as we have said before we will keep everyones places.

Take care, Vicky

21/12/2020

Hi Everyone,

We are open as usual over the Christmas and New Year period, the only days we are closed are Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

Can we take this opportunity once again to thank you all for the amazing support you have given us this year 💖

We hope you all have a lovely Christmas and New Year!! 🎄🎅🥂🍾

Love from Vicky, Dave and All at Lowton Riding Centre 🐴💗xx

27/11/2020

GOOD NEWS!!! 👏👏

As from Wednesday 2nd December we are resuming lessons.

All 1 hour class lessons will continue as normal, however after the 2nd lockdown half hour beginner lessons will only be available if you have started riding off the lead or you have horsey parents or siblings that could lead contact Vicky to discuss on 07802908840.

Please don't worry all existing clients your current places will still be available when rules change.

Please can we ask that you adhere to Government guidelines at all times......

Visitors entering the yard must wear a face covering and sanitize hands at the gate.
Riders can be accompanied by two people from the same household. They may watch but must observe social distancing.

Riders can remove their face covering when mounted, on dismounting replace face covering and sanitize hands when leaving the arena.
Children under 11 do not need to wear a face covering.

Thanks to everyone for your continued support and we look forward to seeing you all!

Take care and stay safe, from all of us at Lowton Riding Centre 🐴❤

13/11/2020

Really sorry everyone,

Due to the latest government guidelines we will be temporarily closed.

As soon as we have anymore details we will update the page.

Take care!

08/11/2020

Hi All,

Thank you for your continued support, please contact Vicky on 07802908840 for Private Lessons.

Thank you 😊

06/11/2020

HERE WE GO AGAIN EVERYBODY!! 🤦🏼‍♀️😔

Sorry, we are now only able to offer individual Private Lessons again or to members of the same household or social bubble.

30 minute private lessons - £25
Shared lessons 2/3 people -
30 mins - £22 each

This is to stay within government guidelines yet again.

Please contact Vicky ASAP on 07802908840 to get booked in.

Many thanks for your continuous understanding and support 💗

🤞After the 3rd December all will return to the safe running of 'the new normal' class lessons!

05/11/2020

#UPDATE#

WE ARE OPEN!! BUT.......

Due to the ever changing government guidelines unfortunately we will not be able to hold the Beginner class lessons during the 2nd lockdown 😔

However ......if you have started or do ride off the lead rein on these beginner lessons please contact Vicky on 07802908840.

Please don't worry all existing clients, your current places will still be available after the current lockdown.

Thanks once again for all of your continued support from us all at Lowton Riding Centre 💗

*Training for GCSE and A-Level Horseriding PE is still available at request*

04/11/2020

Lowton Riding Centre

GOOD NEWS EVERYONE!! ☺

We are still open - for peoples physical and mental wellbeing and animal welfare we are able to continue our lessons.

Please can we ask our clients to adhere to our strict COVID policy to keep us all safe.

Thanks again for all you support and co-operation 💗

Lowton Riding Centre would like to thank all our friends and clients for your loyal support in these strange times.

Could we ask that all riders wear gloves and beginners wear masks and would all riders remain in your vehicles until 10 minutes before your lesson .
Keep parents/ guardians/ spectators to a minimum .

Thankyou for your co-operation in keeping us all safe all at LRC

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31/10/2020

Lowton Riding Centre would like to thank all our friends and clients for your loyal support in these strange times.

Could we ask that all riders wear gloves and beginners wear masks and would all riders remain in your vehicles until 10 minutes before your lesson .
Keep parents/ guardians/ spectators to a minimum .

Thankyou for your co-operation in keeping us all safe all at LRC

03/07/2020

UPDATE!!

SLAG LANE HAS NOW RE-OPENED. YOU CAN ACCESS IT FROM EITHER END.

THANKS LRC X

03/07/2020

#FRIDAY LESSONS#

DUE TO THE ACCIDENT ON SLAG LANE THIS MORNING, THE ROAD IS STILL CLOSED. YOU CAN ACCESS SLAG LANE FROM LOWTON END (HARE & HOUNDS)ONLY! LESSONS ARE STILL ON AS NORMAL, PLEASE JUST TELL THE POLICE YOU NEED ACCESS TO THE RIDING SCHOOL AND THEY WILL LET YOU THROUGH.
THANKS LRC X

23/06/2020

Hi All,

Starting from Saturday 11th July we will be commencing our beginner class lessons 👏 All beginners will have to wear a mask and gloves during the lessons please. Contact Vicky via text on 07802908840 to reserve a place.

Please bare with us, we will get back to you all as soon as possible as we try to re-start the beginner lessons in compliance with the government guidelines.

Thanks again for all your support ❤

13/06/2020

Lovely to see everyone back enjoying our 1 hour class lessons 😍

31/05/2020

Hi Everyone, we hope you're keeping well!

As of Saturday 13th June the 1 hour class lessons will return to normal 👏 Please contact Vicky on 07802908840 to confirm your place.

Unfortunately for the moment we cannot offer the half an hour Beginner lessons but please keep an eye on the page for further updates on these.

Thank you for all your ongoing support!

From Vicky and all at LRC. 🐴

19/05/2020

We currently have private half an hour and 1 hour lessons available for experienced riders and people from the same household. Unfortunately we cannot offer beginner lessons at the moment 😔 Hopefully soon we will be able to extend this alongside government guidelines.
Please keep an eye on the fb page for updates! Hope you're all well and we will see you soon 😊

19/05/2020

A very happy little girl to be back on her favourite LRC pony Will 🐴 enjoying one of our private lessons we have available at the moment 🤩

12/05/2020

Thanks for all your support everyone and we hope you're enjoying and looking forward to your lessons 😊 Please could we ask that anyone attending for lessons please WEAR RIDING GLOVES. This just helps us even more to keep everyone safe ❤

Hi everyone, we hope you're all keeping well. Following the recent government guidance we are now able to offer private lessons for individuals or shared lessons for members of the same household. Social distancing rules will apply at all times, the lessons can be one offs or regular bookings for 1 hour or half an hour.
At the moment the lessons are only available to existing riders with 1 hour class lesson experience or experienced riders both existing and new customers.
Unfortunately we cannot offer lead rein lessons at this moment, but hope to do so in the very near future.
This will start from Saturday 16th May 2020. If you would like to book a lesson, please call vicky on 07802908840.
The private lessons are priced at £25/half an hour and £38/hour.

STAY SAFE - From All At Lowton Riding Centre. ❤❤❤

24/03/2020

##LATEST UPDATE##

After the Prime Ministers speech last night we regret that we will be closed until the advice changes.
Thank you to all our loyal clients - keep safe!

From Vicky and all at LRC.

20/03/2020

##UPDATE##

The BHS have approved that all equestrian centres can stay open and we can continue to provide our services to you! Please be assured we are following all guidelines and safety as always comes first.
Link to BHS website to follow.

Thanks LRC

18/03/2020

##UPDATE ON LESSONS##
At present all lessons are still running as normal, we will keep you up to date with any changes if we are told to do so. We will be taking all the necessary precautions required to keep lessons safe. Please let us know as soon as you can if you are unable to attend any lessons.
Thank you LRC

10/02/2020

##MONDAY LESSONS##
PLEASE NOTE WE HAVE AGAIN ASSESSED THE WEATHER AND DUE TO THE BLUSTERY WINDS AND THE HAILSTONE WE HAVE BEEN GETTING IN THE LAST HOUR WE HAVE DECIDED TO CANCEL TONIGHTS LESSONS AT 5.15PM AND 6.30PM. WE APOLOGISE HUGELY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE AND SHORT NOTICE BUT AGAIN WE ARE PUTTING EVERYONES SAFETY FIRST! HOPEFULLY THE SUN WILL SHINE SOON AND WE WILL BE BACK TO NORMAL!! THANKS LRC

09/02/2020

##UPDATE##
WE HAVE MADE THE DECISION TO CANCEL ALL RIDING LESSONS TODAY THE WEATHER IS JUST TO BAD! SO SORRY AGAIN FOR THE INCONVENIENCE BUT AS YOU CAN APPRECIATE ITS AWFUL OUTSIDE TODAY. SEE YOU ALL NEXT WEEK!! THANKS LRC

09/02/2020

##NOTICE##
DUE TO THE AWFUL WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY WE HAVE DECIDED TO CANCEL THE 11.30AM AND 12.15 BEGINNER LESSONS TODAY. SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE BUT AS YOU CAN APPRECIATE SAFETY MUST COME FIRST! PLEASE WATCH FB FOR UPDATES ON THE REST OF THE LESSONS TODAY. THANKYOU LRC

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