2015 Welsh Pony & Cob Society AGM

2015 Welsh Pony & Cob Society AGM
28th March 2015
The President, Mrs Mary Redvers, has arranged for this
year’s Dinner Dance to take place at Hatherley Manor
Hotel, Gloucester, GL2 9QA 7pm for 7.30pm. Tickets are
£35.00 each and cheques should be sent to the office
with your contact details, and your choice of main
course, or if paying by card please ring Jayne Willis on
01570 471 754. Tickets will be posted a couple of weeks
before the event.
The three options of main course are: 1. Baked Salmon
Supreme, 2. Honey-mustard Baked Gloucester Old Spot
Loin of Pork, or 3. Red Onion and Courgette Flan. When
booking your tickets, please let the office know whether
you require Main Course 1, 2 or 3.
All accommodation at Hatherley Manor is already
booked, but the Thistle Hotel Cheltenham is just down
the lane and has availability. The Society has negotiated
a special rate of £69 B&B per night for single or £80 B&B
per night for double occupancy. Contact the Thistle
Hotel Cheltenham directly to make a booking using the
booking code WELS270315. Thistle Cheltenham Hotel,
Gloucester Road, Cheltenham, GL51 0TS. Tel.: 0871 376
9013 / +44 845 305 8313. Fax: 0871 376 9113 / +44 845
305 8352.
Should you have any queries please email [email protected]
uk.com or WPCS, Bronaeron, Felinfach, Lampeter, SA48
8AG.
During the evening there will be an auction and raffle,
with many excellent prizes including a bottle of aged
Malt Whisky kindly donated by Ifor Lloyd. The proceeds
of both the auction and raffle will be going to The Hill
Pony Improvement Societies of Wales. If any bidders,
who can’t attend the dinner, wish to leave commission
bids then they should confirm the lot number, their
maximum bid and address details to: [email protected]
brightwells.com. As in any auction, lots will be secured
as cheaply as other bids allow.
President’s Auction
Lot 1. Bronze resin statue of a Welsh
Mountain stallion by Sara Lee
Debnam. Kindly given by Sarum Stud
and Katie Parry Show Team.
Lot 3. A stallion nomination to Eyarth
Rio (Sec.B) (100% fertile, but not at
public stud) or Telynau Just William
(WPBR) Royal Welsh Champion and
sire of RW and Winter Fair winners or
any stallion at stud at TELYNAU 2015.
Kindly given by Telynau Stud.
Lot 4. A Visit to Carl Hester’s yard for
two people at a date convenient to
both. 10am–1 pm – tour of the yard
plus opportunity to watch horses
work from Novice to Grand Prix
Level. Kindly given by Carl Hester. Lot 6. Oil Painting by Yvonne Garner
depicting Welsh Mountain pony
mares and foals running on an open
hill with a stallion. Kindly given by
Colin Thomas.
Lot 7. Visit for up to six people to
Tweenhills Stud and lunch with John
and Mary Redvers at Corsend Farm.
Kindly given by Mr and Mrs John
Redvers.
Lot 5. Tickets for four people to visit
HOYS on Mountain and Moorland
day. Kindly given by Mr Sandy
Anderson.
Lot 2. Dinner, Bed and Breakfast for
two at the Corse Lawn House Hotel.
Kindly given by Baba Hine.
Lot 8. Tickets for 2 people to Royal
Ascot with buffet lunch. If preferred
this could be taken for King George
VI day or Champions Day. Kindly
given by David Redvers and Qipco.