Category Archives: Team

Georgie and the Family

Georgie Spence

Georgie is based in Foxham, near Chippenham, Wiltshire and comes from a horsey family. She went to Stonar School and gained 10 GCSE’s before starting her career in Eventing. Thanks to the support of her family and current owners, she has started to make a name for herself as one of the top up and […]

Freelance Grooms – Laura Young and Anya Thursby

I am very lucky to be able to call on two fantastic freelance grooms. Laura worked for me a couple of years ago and is now an established accountant but she comes back to cover me at some of the big events. She has groomed up to 4* level for me and I can trust […]

Groom / Rider – Connie MacKay

Connie started at Georgie Spence eventing in 2017. Having previously worked at a at Karin Dockers yard in Belgium.
Connie has come to help with the running of the yard and riding the horses at home. She will also be at some competitions, but also keeping the horses in work at home whilst I am away […]

Apprentice – Lydia Parnell

Lydia was new to us, starting in December 2017 straight from school.
She has joined us as an apprentice to have some strutted learning and is going to be working towards her NVQ exams. In 2018 she is will be joining me at the competitions to groom and learning all the aspects of competition grooming.

Vets Practise – B&W

I have used B&W vets for as long as I can remember, headed by John Killingbeck who set up Willesley many years ago, my parents both used John as a vet for over 30 years.
All the vets at B&W are incredible, they work well together and all have their areas of expertise who you can […]

Farrier – Gary Urch

Gary has shod our horses for as long as I can remember, as mum and dad used to breed horses he has been in and out of the yard since I could walk. He is one of the best farriers in the country and he a hugely important part of the team!