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The Racehorse Sanctuary is the brainchild of Graham Oldfield &
Graham having had a successful career as a lead driver in the Kings Troop Royal Horse Artillery, a British Horse Society Inspector, competitor and dressage judge along with Sue who had successfully managed a thriving high classed livery yard whilst competing in all three disciplines decided to concentrate purely on the thoroughbred ex-racehorse.
Click HERE to read about Minaxi Patel, Chartered Financial Planner of St James’s Place Wealth Management, who is one of our main sponsors for our upcoming Sandown event.
Repton (a.k.a Tony)
Tony as we call him is a very well put together chestnut gelding who has a super outlook on life.
Born in 1994 Corveena is a 16.1hh chestnut mare by Bustino out of Corvette. To our knowledge this young lady never actually raced and we are not sure if she was ever worked under saddle
Stellar who was born in 1990 is a grand old man by Kaapstad out of a mare named Field Nymph, he is a dark bay and stands approximately 16.2hh
Racehorse Sanctuary Charity Raceday 23rd February - Fontwell Park.
Click the image above to see some photos of our recent event at Fontwell park in aid of the Racehorse Sanctuary.
Thoroughbred Ball 2013 Gallery!
Click the image above to see some photos of our recent event at the Wildwood Golf and Country Club.
Sanctuary's plight appears in Racing Post
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CHELTENHAM GOLD CUP PARTY IN AID OF THE RACEHORSE SANCTUARY
Our thanks to Grant and Therese at the Windmill for organising a great 'alternative raceday' and delicious hogroast - which raised £475.00.
Sanctuary Appeal Featured on GG.com Website
A couple of years ago, GG.COM visited a racing charity in Sussex – The Racehorse Sanctuary. The brainchild of Graham Oldfield and Sue Collins, the sanctuary; a registered charity, does wonderful work in providing a secure home to racehorses at the end of their careers.
Racehorse Sanctuary appeals for help after being made 'homeless'
Ex-racehorses, rehomed after a career in racing, or rescued from neglect or abandonment by the Racehorse Sanctuary and Rehoming Centre (Registered Charity No 1117361), are facing further upheaval after it was confirmed today that the farm at which they reside has been put up for sale.
Racehorse Sanctuary Charity Raceday 23rd February - Fontwell Park
Our annual Charity Raceday and Auction which takes place on Sunday 23rd February 2014 at Fontwell Park Racecourse is of particular importance on this occasion as under our current circumstances it is imperative that our three main fund raising events scheduled for this year are financially successful.