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The Fenix Carriage Driving Centre has some of the finest facilities in Britain and is open all year round with over 45 acres of off road driving and quiet country lanes.

Mark Broadbent (UKcc Coach, B.D.S. Stage 4, LHHI) offers tuition and practice in any of the driving disciplines and a key part of our work is in training horses to be driven, and schooling them to higher levels of performance. 

We have safe, sound, forward going horses for you to learn on if you don't bring your own.

Look at our facilities:

  • 100 x 40 all weather arena with Ideal driving surface.

  • 100 x 40 grass dressage arena.

  • 80 x 40 grass dressage arena.

  • Competition cone training course.
  • Six permanent Obstacles.
  • BDS training and examination centre.

  • WATO training and examination centre.

  • Large, light, airy loose-boxes for visiting horses and ponies.

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All instruction by MARK BROADBENT
UKcc Coach, BDS Stage 1,2,3,4 & L.H.H.I.

Driving courses are individually tailored to suit each client.

Gift Vouchers available.

We are happy to welcome complete beginners and we use our confidence giving pony - 'Topper'.

For joint lessons with one turnout, half price for second person.

Horses and Ponies accepted for initial training to harness or further driven schooling and pairs, tandems and teams put together.

mollie and peter

ACCOMMODATION for you & your horse

DIY stabling £20 per night (including bedding).

£25 per night (stable duties carried out by driving centre staff).

B & B and self catering accommodation available locally:

Selby House
Pleasmore Cross
Sampford Arundel
TA21 9QE

01823 667384


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