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Horse riding Facilities & Livery



We have excellent facilities, which are available to help you enjoy your riding.

Indoor 60m x 28m arena coming soon, hopefully by February 2019- Leader Grant.

Floodlit outdoor arena 20m x 40m (silica sand, rubber and fibre bound surface).

Full course of British Show Jumping Show Jumps.

Mini Cross-country schooling area (safe & controlled area, ideal for introducing cross country).

We have 16 Stables in an American barn style, which is fully alarmed & CTTV recording 24 hours.

Wash bay

Tack Room which is fully alarmed & CTTV recording 24 hours.

Classroom with biomass heating, with facilities to make hot drinks or hot food.

Horse walker which helps keep all of our horses and ponies fit.

Plenty of quality grazing.




Livery at Swinhoe Riding Centre 

Our Livery is 5*, We offer Full and Part Livery which you can choose a package that meets your individual requirements, you can rest easy in the knowledge that when you are not here your horse/pony is being looked after by Claire Nixon who is very experienced and a BHS SM (Stable Manager).



Why choose Swinhoe Farm Riding Centre for Livery?


Small Friendly run yard.

16 Large Stables.

Feed Room.

Tack Room – (and yard) is Fully Alarmed and CCTV.

Horse Walker.

Free use of the arena, when I’m not using the arena.

Free use of Show Jumps.

New for 2006 XC schooling fences in an enclosed area.

Miles of off road hacking (including to St.Cuthberts Cave).

Discount on Lessons.

Regular Worming Programme.

Regular Teeth visits from Emma-Jayne Lawrence Equine Dental Technician.

We have superb grazing due to field rotation.

Mare and Gelding are grazed separately.

We supply good quality either hay or haylage, which is produced on the farm.

Our Farrier comes in regularly.

We also provide BHS Ride Safe, BHS Progressive Riding Test and Horse Owner Certificates, Levels 1-4.

My knowledge and experience both in looking after horses and coaching/teaching. I have an HND in Equine Management, BHS SM, BHS SC, BHS II, UKCC Level 4 Coach, NVQ Assessor, BHS Riding & Road Safety Assessor and Trainer.

For more information Contact Claire on 07762773559.