Archive for August, 2019

Play in our Muirfield Charity Golf Day – Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers

Charity Golf Day at Muirfield – Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers

In aid of Muirfield Riding Therapy – celebrating our 30th Anniversary.

We are absolutely delighted to have been chosen by the Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers to be their beneficiary charity this year, with exclusive use of their world class Championship Course and Clubhouse.

We invite you to join us on Thursday 17th October for this very special day of golf;

  • Team four ball with a shotgun start from designated tees
  • Stableford scoring will apply
  • Team and individual prizes will be awarded.
  • Auction
  • We start the day with champagne and Muirfield cooked breakfast. Lunch is even more of a highlight, and drinks will be served throughout the day.

Our aim is to ensure you and your friends and colleagues enjoy a wonderful outing and are inspired to support Muirfield Riding Therapy.

For more information about reserving a Team place, please get in touch

An Evening With Pat Stanton – 75 Years On

An Evening with Pat Stanton – 75 Years On, Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Pat is not only a famous footballer – a former Hibs and Celtic player, gaining 16 caps for Scotland in his playing career – but he is also grandfather to Ollie, one of our Riders.  A special event is being held at the Usher Hall to celebrate Pat’s 75th birthday.

We are honoured that Muirfield Riding Therapy has been chosen as one of two beneficiary charities of the event.

‘An Evening with Pat Stanton – 75 Years On’, is being held on Saturday 7th September 2019, at 7.30pm. Muirfield Riding Therapy has some wheelchair spaces and companion seats reserved (companions go free).

Click here to find out more and book tickets.

Usher Hall box office is open Monday to Saturday 10am to 5:30pm. 

Phone number is 0131 221 6331 

Please note there is a £1.50 transaction fee that applies on all phone and online bookings

(Photo credit: Usher Hall)


30th Anniversary Celebrations – Riders’ Fun Day

As part of our ongoing 30th anniversary celebrations this year, we invite all our Riders, their families and friends and our supporters, past and present, to our – free – Riders’ Fun Day on Sunday 29th September 2019, 10am – 2pm!

There will be a Handy Pony course and Gymkhana Games (weather permitting) in the morning, and a chance to watch some of our Riders’ and Therapy Ponies in a Quadrille display and Musical Pony Parade in the afternoon.

The Quadrille display is scheduled for 12.30pm, and the Musical Pony Parade is at 1pm.

Family entertainment activities will take place (also dependent on the weather).  Our Cafe will be open, supplying our tasty bacon rolls and sweet treats, with our compliments.  Donation buckets will be available should you wish to make a small contribution.

The day is being organised by our amazing Volunteer Coaching Team, and our Café will be run by MRT volunteers.

We look forward to seeing everyone!