• Martyn Thornton – Rowing the Atlantic Ocean solo

    In mid December 2020 Martyn Thornton will set off from La Gomera in the Canaries, in a 25ft ocean rowing boat loaded with enough food, supplies and equipment, to row 3,000 miles solo across the Atlantic Ocean. “The journey will test my mental and physical endurance beyond anything I have faced or undertaken before, and […]

  • ‘Find Your Place’ programme for Service Veterans

    ‘Find Your Place’ programme for Service Veterans is being rolled out across the UK. We will be delivering in Guildford, Surrey in March and South Bucks in April then back in the North West. Are you or do you know a Service Veteran who is struggling to adapt to civilian life? Do you have issues […]

  • HorseHeard involved in Research

    Congratulations to Dr. Rebecca Clavell-Bate on achieving her Doctorate. Titled: “An exploration of the experience and impact of Equine Facilitated Learning (EFL) on a group of Year 5 children in a mainstream primary school” HorseHeard were delighted to take part in this research.  You can read a summary of the research here.

  • John Peters

    We are delighted to welcome John Peters as one of our Patrons Squadron Leader John Peters BSc (Hons) MBA FRSA MRAeS RAF Rtd came to the world’s attention in January 1991, when as a POW his bruised and battered face flashed onto television screens around the world. His consultancy business, Monkey Business, provides a unique […]

  • We need your Vote!

    Please take a moment to go to the link here to vote for us and our project to help inner city children in London.  It will make a real difference. Thank you.…/project/view/4-3070

  • PonyPals

    ‘PonyPals’ a two session programme that was designed to meet the specific needs of twelve Year 5 and 6 pupils at a Primary School in Yate, Bristol. It was based on the HorseHeard four-week behaviour change programme ‘Being Friends’ but compressed into just two 2-hour sessions.  

  • Bolton Young Persons Housing Scheme

    Bolton Young Persons Housing Scheme gets funding from Warburtons for five sessions with HorseHeard to provide an opportunity to work on their life goals in a unique and impactful way – that only the pony can achieve.

  • Cycle Challenge in Aid of HorseHeard

    Congratulations to the HorseHeard team for completing the Cycling Challenge around Anglezarke and Rivington. Our intrepid team of five stepped up to the Challenge and did HH proud – he’s on Heather’s handlebars! Heather Hardy, Alan Rainford, Christine Watt, Kath Smith and Brenda Dean tackled the hills and the breezy weather to raise valuable funds.  […]

  • A Magical Day Out – from a Friend of HorseHeard

    I became a Friend of HorseHeard fairly recently, a charity with which my daughter had become involved. My daughter had explained what it was about, and I had looked at the web site, but I still found it difficult to comprehend. When the opportunity arose to spend a day observing a programme, I jumped at […]

  • Self-awareness versus reality?

    HorseHeard associate Zara Myers explores the benefit in developing our self-awareness. Are you able to talk about your strengths or weaknesses and which way does the balance sway?  Is the inclination towards your weaknesses rather than your strengths or vice versa?  How many people do you know that would accept the challenge of being told […]