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Travelling Head Groom Blog - Laura Parker

Blog 9 – Laura Parker

February: I’ve been asked to relate this blog to the current weather conditions the racing world is battling; and appropriately as I’m writing this the ‘ Beast from the East ‘ has just hit West Somerset and we’re … Read more

Blog 8 – Laura Parker

December blog: The Festive Season I’ve not written a blog for a while but as I’ve been back working at Philip Hobbs’s for a good few months I should now be able to string a few sentences together about what myself and the yard … Read more

Racing Groom Blog - Charlotte Jones

Blog 3 – Charlotte Jones

In July 2016, I went to the NRC for my course where I had to complete all the usual theory lessons, fitness tests and ride assessments. I was dreading jumping the fences, which everyone was asked if they were fine to jump and in desperation to … Read more

Blog 2 – Charlotte Jones

I went to and lived on an outstanding general equine college campus called Myerscough College when I was 16. This is where I completed my Level 3 Extended Diploma in Horse Management and also my NVQ2 in Horse Care and Management. I enjoyed this … Read more

Student Blog - Charlie Dee

Blog 34 – Charlie Dee

As mentioned in my previous blog, I am on a placement with the Racehorse Owners Association (ROA), based in London, until the 8th September. During my placement with the ROA I have been tasked with certain projects derived from an ROA lead … Read more

Graduate Programme Blog - Alice Thurtle