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Christmas 2016 Opening Times 21st Dec 2016

Christmas 2016 Opening Times at  The Rocking Horse Shop We would like to wish all our customers a  Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year  Our Shop will be closed from  12 noon on Friday 23rd December  and will re-open  9am Tuesday 3rd January ... READ MORE

Christmas Opening Times 21st Dec 2016

Christmas 2016 Opening Times at  The Rocking Horse Shop We would like to wish all our customers a  Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year  Our Shop will be closed from  12 noon on Friday 23rd December  and will re-open  9am Tuesday 3rd January ... READ MORE

Rocking Horse Shop Christmas Open Day 11th Novembe... 10th Nov 2015

Rocking Horse Shop Christmas Open Day  11th November 10am to 3pm We are opening our workshops doors to welcome you to come and see how Rocking Horses are made.  Please join us for a mince pie, alcohol free mulled wine and an opportunity to look ro... READ MORE

Fangfest Festival of Practical Arts - September 5t... 3rd Sep 2015

Fangfest Festival of Practical ArtsSeptember 5th & 6th 9am to 4pmFangfoss This year is the 17th annual Festival of Practical Arts held in the village of Fangfoss. This delightful east Yorkshire village puts on a fantastic show once a year. Jane Coo... READ MORE

Rocking Horse Restoration 9th Jun 2015

Rocking Horse Restoration Bronko original, made for Gamages Bronko horses are recognisable by their distinctive cowboy-style stirrups and saddles with hugely exaggerated cantles. They were made from 1905 by Simpson, Fawcett & Co Ltd of Leeds, whose ... READ MORE

The South East Woodworking Show 13th Feb 2015

The South East Woodworking Show,6th & 7th March 2015,Kent County Showground We are looking forward to exhibiting at The South East Woodworking Show, now in its 4th year the show will be a mix of Demonstrations, Personalities, Trade Stands, Advice an... READ MORE

Opening times over the Christmas & New Year 22nd Dec 2014

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year  from everyone at  The Rocking Horse Shop We would like to wish all our customers A Merry Christmas &A Happy New YearOur shop will be closed from12 noon on Tuesday 23rd Decemberand will re-open9am Friday 2nd Jan... READ MORE

Mini Rocky Carving Course at The Rocking horse Sho... 27th Nov 2014

Mini Rocky Carving Course We had a fantastic carving course with six students making their mini rocky rocking horses under the watchful eye of  Peter Berry.  Peter  is one of the country’s best known carvers, well known for his regular instr... READ MORE

Open Day at The Rocking Horse Shop Wednesday 12th ... 14th Oct 2014

We are opening our workshop doors  to show you how Rocking Horses are made on... Wednesday 12th November 10am to 3pm Please join us for a mince pie  with an opportunity to look round,  see demonstrations and talk to our experts. Christmas Gift Id... READ MORE

Medium Rocky Rocking horse made by Jim Stables 7th Oct 2014

Medium Rocky Rocking horse made by Jim Stables We have just had a wonderful email from Jim Stables who recently made a rocking horse for his great granddaughter. Hi Guys, Thought you might like a peek at the latest creation from The Rocking Horse St... READ MORE

" ... thank you very much for your help & excellent service. Our horse now looks very fine & has been much admired by visiting friends." Pat Herbert