• 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.

Mold Fire Service, Firework Display 5th November

Should you be thinking of going to an organised firework display this year, may we suggest that you go to the one organised by North Wales Fire Service, at Mold. It is to be held on the Mold Alex Football Field, off Denbigh Road in Mold. Parking is available on Love Lane. The fireworks will be starting at 7pm. Admission is £3 for adults and £2 for children.  The crew at Mold Fire Station have ...

Posted at October 31, 2014

Bonfire Night Wed 5th November

Due to the risks involved around horses/fireworks etc, the decision has been made to cancel the riding and vaulting session on the evening of Wed 5th November.  Sessions resume the week after, on 12th November. This decision was taken after consultation between CSRC and Wrexham Group RDA staff and volunteers.

Posted at October 31, 2014

Christmas Tree Available

As mentioned below, our Christmas Fair is on Saturday 6 December.  We are looking for a home for our wonderful 15ft real Christmas Tree which unfortunately, we have to take down immediately after the fair.  If anyone is interested, please contact the office on 01352 770446 for more details. We'd love to hear from you.

Posted at October 22, 2014

Christmas Fair

Our annual Christmas Fair will be held on Saturday, 6th December, between 10am and 2pm. There is a modest admission fee for adults but children are admitted free. We are ready to receive items for our stalls now. We are asking, please, for good quality crockery, jewellery, books, toys,  cds, produce, bags, Christmas decorations, scarves, perfumes and toiletries and especially wooden items which are always popular with our shoppers. We will be very happy, please, to receive new ...

Posted at October 3, 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

Companion Dog Show Saturday 27th September, 2014

The Companion Dog Show, held at CSRC on Saturday, 27th September, 2014, was a fantastic day. The weather was kind to us, the ladies selling drinks, sandwiches, cakes and bacon baps did a roaring trade and entries into the dog show were up on numbers. A great day was had by all.  Thank you so much to everyone who supported this event - visitors, competitors and volunteers. All the dogs were so well behaved, it was lovely ...

Posted at September 9, 2014

Marathon Man running again….

Simon Cottle, the son of our Hon Treasurer ran the ultramarathon in Colarado last year raising an incredible £11,000 for the Centre. This year, he has set himself another challenge, running a marathon a day through the Austrian and Swiss Alps, at altitude. Simon has set up a Virgin Money Giving page for donations. Please visit Simon Cottle's  page if you wish to make a donation towards this challenge.  Good luck Simon, hope the training is going well, and ...

Posted at June 27, 2014

June Newsletter!

Our new June Newsletter is now available to download, hope you enjoy reading it and catching up on all the news.

Posted at June 24, 2014

Have you any old bikes to donate?

Mr Lane, one of our valued volunteers, often repairs bikes which have been donated which are then sold to raise funds for the Centre.  The bikes soon go once the work has been done and Mr Lane is in need of some more to work on, please. So, if you have an old bike in the garden shed or garage, one that the children have outgrown, one that you may no longer use, please do consider ...

Posted at January 21, 2014

Easyfundraising.org.uk Christmas shopping…..

We are approaching that time of year again - Christmas!! If you are planning to 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 eg 1.5% with Amazon, 6%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 ...

Posted at October 22, 2013