Berks and Bucks Draghounds Joint Meet with Farmers Bloodhounds at Rockley Manor on 14th January 2024

14th January 2024
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Berks and Bucks Draghounds Joint Meet with Farmers Bloodhounds at Rockley Manor on 14th January 2024 is being organised by Sasha Dabliz and the booking agent is Equine Bookings

About this Event

Line Manager : Nikki Hussey

For visiting FBH Riders, please contact the Farmers Bloodhounds at for a Cap Discount Code for use on Horse Events.


Useful Dates & Times
Event Opens: 14/01/2024 00:00
Booking Closes: 14/01/2024 09:00
Withdrawal Date: 13/01/2024
Times Issued: 14/01/2024 (not before 6pm)
(Emailed to Attendees by Organiser)
Course Walking: 30/11/-0001 00:00 - 30/11/-0001 00:00
Event Contacts
Adult Full Cap
£65.00 + non-refundable booking fee (charged per ticket).


£40.00 + non-refundable booking fee (charged per ticket).

(Student Card)

Older Children
£25.00 + non-refundable booking fee (charged per ticket).


£15.00 + non-refundable booking fee (charged per ticket).

(Under 11)

FBH visitors
£50.00 + non-refundable booking fee (charged per ticket).

Use this if you are a Farmers Bloodhounds regular

Refund, Withdrawals & Entry Changes

Withdrawal Date: 13/01/2024

Full refund up until withdrawal date, after withdrawal date Cap Refunds are subject to approval please email

In the unfortunate situation of the event having to cancel all entries will be refunded in full minus any booking fees

After the closing date please contact the event Secretary to make any changes

Before the closing date please login to your Horse Events Account and cancel your entry. If a refund is due this will be processed automatically. To withdraw after the closing date please contact the event Secretary

Rockley Manor
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Additional Details

Description : There are jumps of all sizes and types ranging from 50cm to 120cm on very good turf with woodland tracks and spectacular scenery over the ridgeway, surrounding hills and downlands. Hedges, timber, rails, gates, logs etc from very small to pretty meaty but all jumps are optional. This meet is suitable for those new to DragHounds who can ride at a pace in a group. Not suitable for lead rein riders led on foot. For visiting FBH Riders, please contact the Farmers Bloodhounds at for a Cap Discount Code for use on Horse Events.

Entry information

If you have not hunted with us before or you are the parent of a child coming hunting, you must email the Hon Secretaries in advance to discuss the meet and the suitability of you (or your child) for it. You can email them on they are a friendly duo and there to answer any questions you may have.


MOUNTED FOLLOWERS If you’re riding a horse that is liable to kick then it should wear a red ribbon in its tail and if you’re riding a young or inexperienced horse it should wear a green ribbon in its tail. Ribboned horses should be ridden safely and appropriately in the feild. If you wish to attend a meet and you are not a member then it is normal to contact one of the Hon Secretaries prior to the meet to let them know you are intending to attend. If you are inexperienced at riding with the Drag please point the out during the conversation and they will be happy to pass on any relevant guidance. If you are unable to contact one of the Hon Secretaries prior to arriving at the meet please introduce yourself to them at the meet and, again, if you are inexperienced then please point this out to them and they will provide you with guidance. Children under 5yo should be on a lead rein. Children who are to be on a lead rein with a responsible adult should be at a maximum ratio of 1:2 of adult to children. Children off the lead rein who are being supervised by a responsible adult should be at a maximum ratio as decided by the adult depending on the experience of the children, the experience of the adult and the nature/experience of their mounts. Children and young persons under the age of 18 who wish to attend unsupervised may do so but they should have a Pony Club C Test qualification or similar qualification or equivalent experience. Here is a link to the Pony Club C Test There are meets that are specifically designed for children or inexperienced riders, the Newcomer’s/Children’s meets and the Lead Rein meets. Please contact one of the Hon Secretaries for details. Although use of mobile phones are not encouraged while riding with the Draghunt, we advise you to bring one with you in case of emergency and have emergency contact details on your person. We will endeavour to clear the lines of hazards prior to the meet but if you spot a hazard whilst riding like a hole, low hanging branch, stray wire or broken rail point it out clearly to the riders following you and pass it on to the other riders if it is pointed out to you. You should wear clothing appropriate to the risks you are likely to encounter. This may be appropriate to cold and wet weather, jumping fences and riding at speed. You may want to consider a skullcap and/or a body protector meeting current standards. If the Field Master feels you are a danger to yourself or others they may tell you to go home. You are responsible for your own Health & Safety and that of those around you. Obey instructions given by the Field Master. Do not jump what you are not confident to jump. FOOT FOLLOWERS AND ATV USERS Children should be supervised at all times. ATV guidance is available here: As general rules ATV users should consider not carrying passengers unless the vehicle is specifically designed to do so, driving on roads unless suitably licensed, wearing appropriate safety clothing and undergoing suitable training. ATV users should not crowd horses or hounds and switch off the engine if they approach or seem distressed by your presence. HOUNDS Hounds will be kept to one side at meets and should not be approached without the Huntsman’s permission. If you see a stray hound whilst out Draghunting please let any Masters or Staff know. If you find a hound who is stuck in brambles, or trapped in wire, do not approach them but let any Masters or Staff know.

Event Directions & additonal details

Directions : From M4 junction 15, take A346 to Marlborough, continue along this road for about 7 miles. DO NOT TURN OFF AT CHISELDON. Approaching Marlborough, with the golf course on your right, turn right at top of hill by the traffic islands and take (ii) next right (signposted Rockley/Broad Hinton). Continue along this road for about 2.5 miles turn left , signed Rockley. From Marlborough, take A346 to Swindon and bear left at top of hill (at the end of the brick wall). Follow above directions from (ii).

Terms and Conditions

Please ensure you read & understand our Code of Conduct before you come DragHunting with us.

Liability:  Save for the death or personal injury caused by the negligence of the organisers, or anyone for whom they are in law responsible, neither the organisers of this event or The Pony Club nor any agent, employee or representative of these bodies, nor the landlord or his tenant, accepts any liability for any accident, loss, damage, injury or illness to horses, owners, riders, spectators, land, cars, their contents and accessories, or any other person or property whatsoever, whether caused by their negligence breach of contract or in any other way whatsoever. Entries are only accepted on this basis.


Health and Safety: Organisers of this event have taken reasonable precautions to ensure the Health and Safety of everyone present. For these measures to be effective, everyone must take all reasonable precautions to avoid and prevent accidents occurring and must obey the instructions of the organisers and all the officials and stewards.