World Horse Welfare is delighted to benefit from the Cheltenham Countryside Race Day on the 17th November



The November meeting commences with Countryside Day, a tradition dating back over two decades where money is raised for the Countryside Alliance and a chosen charity which we are thrilled will be World Horse Welfare for 2017. If you are attending on the day please do visit our stand and also the silent auction which features over 50 great prizes and must have experiences which would make amazing Christmas presents.

You can also bid in advance for fabulous lots, which will be auctioned at an invitation only lunch on the day.


Lots include:

AN EVENING AT THE ROYAL ALBERT HALL: An evening in a Grand Tier Box at the Royal Albert Hall (seating 10) for a performance of either: Cirque du Soleil: on Saturday 3rd February at 3.30pm OR: A concert of your choice

HOLIDAY HOME: Beautiful 4 bedroom luxury Villa in Sotogrande

SCULPTURE OF A HORSE (CLIPPY): a unique 13 hand size sculpture made up of horseshoes featuring shoes from 42 special horses including Denman, Sprinter Sacre, Many Clouds, Golden Horn, Valegro and Big Star. The sculpture was part of World Horse Welfare gold medal winning garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and has been exhibited at the National Heritage Centre in Newmarket. Created by Tom Hill

PAINTING: Kindly donated by Rodger McPhail

LORDS:  4 tickets to any day of the 1st Test vs India at Lord’s (Thurs 9th – Mon 13th August, 2018), in your choice of seat in any public stand, with a reserved bench in the Coronation Garden where you will enjoy a gourmet hamper with a chilled bottle of Pol Roger champagne and a couple of bottles of delicious claret. 

PRIVATE BOX AT OLYMPIA: The London International Horse Show on Friday 15 December 2017. Evening performance, includes buffet supper (not drinks) for x 12 people

CHALET BALTHAZAR IN VILLARS for 6: Not available Xmas, Half Term


BRONZE: Solid Bronze Sculpture. Limited edition (2/7) of huntsman with hounds – kindly donated by Sally Rutherford

BOX AT CHELTENHAM:  A box for 20 on New Year’s Day 2018 including food.  Main Grandstand.

PORTRAIT IN OIL:  Kindly donated by the artist Henrietta Abel-Smith

For more information and to place a bid please contact before 12 noon Wednesday 15th November.  You can also bid on our website for the horse shoe sculpture of Clippy.

World Horse Welfare will benefit from at least 1/3 of total funds raised on the day.