The Wormwood Scrubs Pony Centre

Highly Approved British Horse Society Riding School

Approvals Award

LB of Hammersmith & Fulham Licence No. 2019/00107 5 Star Rating

Riding for the Disabled Centre, Pony Club Branch, BHS Approved,ABRS Honorary Member

Registered Charity Number 1045045

Staff, Trustees & Team Members

Martin Clunes OBE                                 Patron

Board of Trustees                            

Kathy Heaps                                 Chair of Trustees

Melissa KilBride                          Company Secretary

Hugh Cartwright                         Company Treasurer 

 Pat White                                      Animal Advisor & Admin

Daphne Hamblin MBE               Secretary & Admin

Janice Gardner                             Solicitor

Tim Boyd                                       Architect

Jess Khera                                     Video Maker 

Sue Kayser                                     Education   

Sister Mary Joy Langdon BEM            CEO

Sister Mary Joy Langdon BEM, Fellow of the RDA, BHS APC, Pony Club accredited coach, ABRS Principles Dip. UK Sports Coach Educator L3 M.Uni Open

Mary Joy is the CEO and founded the centre in 1989. She has a life time of experience with horses & children. Mary Joy is a member of the religious congregation of the Infant Jesus Sisters. This congregation was founded in 1662 with the mission to educate & help children & young people which she continues to do today. www.infantjesussisters.org

Sister Mary Joy Langdon BEM, Fellow of the RDA, BHS APC, Pony Club accredited coach, ABRS Principles Dip. UK Sports Coach Educator L3 M.Uni Open

Mary Joy is the CEO and founded the centre in 1989. She has a life time of experience with horses & children. Mary Joy is a member of the religious congregation of the Infant Jesus Sisters. This congregation was founded in 1662 with the mission to educate & help children & young people which she continues to do today. www.infantjesussisters.org

Richard Watson WSPC Senior Coach

Richard comes with a wealth of equestrian experience. He was trained by the late Dr. Reiner Klimke. Richard has a love of classical dressage and has for some years been an international coach. He has been responsible for training of horses and riders for international competitions including the Olympics.

Richard Watson WSPC Senior Coach

Richard comes with a wealth of equestrian experience. He was trained by the late Dr. Reiner Klimke. Richard has a love of classical dressage and has for some years been an international coach. He has been responsible for training of horses and riders for international competitions including the Olympics.

Tonya Ellis BHS Accredited Professional Coach

Tonya first joined the Pony Centre team in the early 90's. She is now part of the coaching team.

Tonya Ellis BHS Accredited Professional Coach

Tonya first joined the Pony Centre team in the early 90's. She is now part of the coaching team.

Claudia Howard BHS AP Coach, Equine & Animal Physiotherapist.

Claudia is an excellent coach she gives her rider confidence and they always enjoy her sessions

Claudia Howard BHS AP Coach, Equine & Animal Physiotherapist.

Claudia is an excellent coach she gives her rider confidence and they always enjoy her sessions

Sam Cyrus

Sam is one of the grooms at the Pony Centre. She has been coming to WSPC for 23 years. Sam is one of the 50 Faces of RDA #RDA50faces

Sam Cyrus

Sam is one of the grooms at the Pony Centre. She has been coming to WSPC for 23 years. Sam is one of the 50 Faces of RDA #RDA50faces

Caryn Stanley

Is the Senior Groom. She is also preparing for the BHS Stage 2 Horse Care & a RDA Coach in training

Caryn Stanley

Is a full time groom. She is also preparing for the BHS Stage 2 Horse Care & a RDA Coach in training

Ben Jones

Ben is a groom at the Pony Centre. He has been with us for over 14 years

Ben Jones

Ben is a groom at the Pony Centre. He has been with us for over 12 years

Kathy Heaps Chair of Trustees

Kathy seen here with the RDA Coach of the year award. Kathy has been volunteering for over 28 years. She is a RDA coach as well as a ABRS coach.

Kathy Heaps Chair of Trustees RDA Coach ASRS IT

Kathy seen here with the RDA Coach of the year award. Kathy has been volunteering for over 28 years. She is a RDA coach as well as a ABRS coach.

Daphne Hamblin MBE

Daphne has been volunteering for over 28 years. She also brings her disabled son for his weekly riding lesson. In 2012 Daphne received her MBE for all the work she has done at the WSPC

Daphne Hamblin MBE

Daphne has been volunteering for over 28 years. She also brings her disabled son for his weekly riding lesson. In 2012 Daphne received her MBE for all the work she has done at the WSPC

Pat White Trustee

Pat is a Trustee and is an expert in animal behavioural matters. She use to be a rider. Pat is a great cook and provides the delicious meals for camp and other events held at the Pony Centre.

Pat White Trustee

Pat is a Trustee and is an expert in animal behavioural matters. She use to be a rider. Pat is a great cook and provides the delicious meals for camp and other events held at the Pony Centre.

Melissa KilBride Trustee

Melissa is the secretary for the board of trustees. She also volunteers at all our events. Melissa has been a support of the charity for many years.

Melissa KilBride Trustee

Melissa is the secretary for the board of trustees. She also volunteers at all our events. Melissa has been a support of the charity for many years.

Romaine Dennistoun

Artist in Residence at the Wormwood Scrubs Pony Centre.

Romaine Dennistoun

Artist in Residence at the Wormwood Scrubs Pony Centre.

Romaine runs junior art classes at WSPC.

Janet Coe BHSPT

We are very fortunate to have Janet as a volunteer instructor.. Janet is a very experienced fence judge & was chosen to judge at the 2012 Olympic Games.

Janet Coe BHSPT

We are very fortunate to have Janet as a volunteer instructor.. Janet is a very experienced fence judge & was chosen to judge at the 2012 Olympic Games.