• Holidays

    Find out about the wonderful holidays we offer at Clwyd Special Riding Centre.

  • Meet The Groups

    Get to know the RDA groups that use our centre regularly.

  • Adopt A Pony

    Learn how to adopt a pony from Clwyd Special Riding Centre.

  • Donations

    Discover how beneficial donations are here at the riding centre and how you can help.

Welcome To The Clwyd Special Riding Centre Website!

Clwyd Special Riding Centre situated in Llanfynydd near Wrexham in North Wales is a registered charity run by a group of volunteers. Every week it welcomes over 200 people of all ages with special needs who benefit from the pleasure and stimulation of riding, carriage-driving and equestrian vaulting. This unique Centre also provides residential riding holidays for groups of people with special needs from all over the UK and abroad.

The Leader and Airbus Community Awards

Remember to bring in your voting coupon from The Leader from 9 March to 25 March, there is a collecting box in the indoor arena for coupons to go into. We are hoping to be successful, of course, but cannot do it without your continued support.  We could win £3500 for first prize or £1000 for 3rd or a very welcome £500 for making the shortlist. If you cannot get into the Centre to drop off ...

Posted at March 6, 2015

Concert by Rhos Male Voice Choir Sat 9th May, 2015

The Rhos Male Voice Choir is holding a concert in aid of Clwyd Special Riding Centre on Saturday 9th May, 2015, at All Saints' Church, Gresford.  By very kind permission of Rev. Canon Tudor Hughes. Doors open at 6.30pm and the concert starts at 7pm. Tickets are £12.50 each and are available from the Centre's office.  The admission price  includes a glass of wine during the interval. The Rhos Male Voice Choir were winners of the Best Male Voice ...

Posted at March 2, 2015

Bertie is looking for a new home.

Bertie is a 14.2hh black gelding ready for a new home - he enjoys hacking/driving and would like to find a home where he can continue this work. He is forward going and active and would be ideal for a small adult to hack out on. Please contact Diane Williams, Equine Manager, CSRC on 01352 770 446 for further information or to arrange to come to see Bertie.

Posted at February 24, 2015

Airbus and The Leader Community Awards – urgent appeal please

CSRC has been shortlisted for an Airbus and The Leader Community Award, we stand to win a share of a whopping £10,000. so we need your help, once again, please. From March 9th, The Leader will be printing voting coupons every day, until March 25th.  Please bring your coupons to the Centre and we will post them on to The Leader by their closing date which is soon after.  There will be a box on the ...

Posted at January 26, 2015

Diary dates

To see all of the events planned at CSRC this coming year, just pop onto our diary page.  Another busy year ahead for everyone!

Posted at January 23, 2015

Bingo at Llay Royal British Legion, Saturday 24th January, 2015

On Saturday 24th Jan, 2015, an afternoon of bingo was held at Llay Royal British Legion to raise funds for the Centre.  The afternoon was organised by the mum of one of Wrexham Group RDA's young riders and we are very grateful for this support. Tracey raised a fantastic £455 for CSRC so a huge thank you to Tracey and to everyone at Llay Royal British Legion for their support, it was a great afternoon, very tense ...

Posted at January 6, 2015

Christmas Fair 2014

Our annual Christmas Fair raised a fantastic £7245.20 for Centre funds. Thank you so much to everyone who helped to set up, man the stalls, turned up to spend money and cleared up at the end of the day.  It was a very busy couple of  days for everyone. Your support is essential to the success of this event, our biggest fundraiser of the year. Thank you all, once again.

Posted at January 6, 2015

Marks & Spencer bag packing over Christmas 2014

We would like to say a huge and very grateful thank you very much to all of the volunteers who gave up yet more of their precious time in the run up to Christmas, to help with the bag packing at M&S in Wrexham. This event is a big fundraiser for the Centre but we could not do it without the continuing and valued support of all those who turn up.  It is very hard work but ...

Posted at January 6, 2015

Easyfundraising – for all of your shopping, all year round.

If you do any shopping on line, then please consider registering with easyfundraising.org.uk    A percentage or a fee will be earned by shopping with certain retailers, all of the top retailers can be found there including Thomas Cook if you are booking a holiday.... eg 1.5% with Amazon, 5%with The Body Shop You will need to register on the easyfundraising.org.uk website but this is a very simple process.  Once registered you can then sign in, look for Clwyd Special Riding ...

Posted at November 17, 2014

Fund raising events

We have a great band of supporters who help with fundraising in many forms, from the Bingo at Llay British Legion to the Duck Race at Ffrith. We also have collecting tins scattered far and wide, including in the Wheeler Family Butcher shop in Corwen, the Crown in Corwen and the Harp too.  Collecting tins can also be found in Hawarden Castle Farm Shop and the Cross Keys in Llanfynydd. When the Centre attends events like the ...

Posted at October 3, 2014