Philip Wright. At 5.00 a.m. on Saturday 21stJuly Philip Wright lost his four year battle with cancer. He and Barbara would like their friends in the carriage driving community to know how much their friendship has made the last four years such an enjoyable period of their lives. James Wright has...Read more
Midlands West Fell Pony Support Group Awards 2017 Congratulations to Sarah Bartlett with her Fell pony Waverhead Bombardier (pictured here with the pale blue hat) whom we all know as Billy. In the Midlands West Fell Pony Support Group Awards 2017, Sarah was awarded the Committee’s Special Award for the...Read more
Here we go with another change of editor and a new style newsletter. Members have felt that the heavy black page toppers and plentiful photographs have made the newsletter expensive to print. We are therefore aiming to deliver a briefing direct to your inbox, providing information about forthcoming activities, reports...Read more
A letter from Our Chair Click to read the full newsletter Dear All I am writing this from a very snowy and scenic North Worcestershire, Christmas films on in the background, ponies and alpacas snug and warm in their stables and the dallies curled up in their baskets. So, putting...Read more
Sue Clarke (pictured above) – who was unable to make The Annual Dinner and Awards Presentation, but happy to receive her Blood, Sweat Toil and Tears Trophy on a beautiful Worcestershire hillside...Read more
After selecting ‘Read more’ Click to read the full news version – what’s going on and what’s been going on at WDDC...Read more
Our Chair Giselle Lockett said; “A really good Spring Camp for Wolverley & District Driving Club. A wide variety of turnout, levels of whips and horses/ponies and every year we try to reflect any lessons learned and incorporate into the programme. This year we had 3 instead of 2 days...Read more
The final competitive event of the 2016 summer season took advantage of a dry, sunny early autumn day at the now-familiar surroundings of Charlcotte Farm, Shropshire, by kind permission of Mr and Mrs David Green. Thanks to Julie Wedgbury for arranging it and for all the other helpers, stewards and judges...Read more
40th Anniversary Celebration of The Wolverley and District Driving Club Past and present members met at Mount Pleasant Farm, Worcestershire, the spiritual home of The Wolverley and District Driving Club – to take part in a Traditional Driving Event in the morning, followed by a celebratory tea party in...Read more
Giselle Lockett and Sabrina Willis researched and set up a comprehensive drive starting and finishing at Sabrina’s yard near Wichenford, Worcestershire. With short, medium and long route alternatives on offer, it was enjoyed by a good number of club members keeping ample distance between them to avoid convoys. The girls had set a challenge, not...Read more
The safety of members and their horses is priority – The Club complies with assessment requirements laid down by its affiliation to The British Driving Society and British Horse Driving Trials Association.
WDDC has a policy of appointing an experienced club member to each new member for mentoring and assistance as they prepare for and take part in their first events.