Ebony Horse Club now have their steeds on site

Discussion in 'Brixton' started by xsunnysuex, Aug 12, 2011.

  1. ringo

    ringo Macaroni cheese controller

    I really hope she doesn't read this :(
     
  2. Mrs Magpie

    Mrs Magpie On a bit of break...

    No one's having a go at her ringo, there were clearly crossed wires.
     
  3. xsunnysuex

    xsunnysuex Life is a horizontal fall.

    The horses with their winter coats on. :)

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  4. Mrs Magpie

    Mrs Magpie On a bit of break...

    Snug as a bug in a rug.
     
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  5. Mrs Magpie

    Mrs Magpie On a bit of break...

    They love the snow....
     

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  6. Mrs Magpie

    Mrs Magpie On a bit of break...

    Lovely!
     

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  7. Mrs Magpie

    Mrs Magpie On a bit of break...

    I didn't take the pics btw.
     
  8. London_Calling

    London_Calling Pleasant and unpatronising

    Fantastic. God, if I had my time again I'd work with horses in some capacity*!

    * possibly not as a jockey :hmm:
     
  9. Mrs Magpie

    Mrs Magpie On a bit of break...

    You could always volunteer..
     
  10. RaverDrew

    RaverDrew self-banned for a bit R.I.P.

    odd bump :hmm:
     
  11. Mrs Magpie

    Mrs Magpie On a bit of break...

    Someone from the Horse Club without a computer is at my house and I showed them this thread.
     
  12. Mrs Magpie

    Mrs Magpie On a bit of break...

    She saw the last comment and got all excited and yelled "TELL 'EM THEY CAN VOLUNTEER!"
     
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  13. el-ahrairah

    el-ahrairah forward communism, forward gerbils!

    i still haven't seen any horses. maybe i'll go and visit one day.
     
  14. snowy_again

    snowy_again Slush

    Ebony are advertising for a fundraiser on their website...
     
  15. Brixton Hatter

    Brixton Hatter Home is south London mate

    There's new playground equipment next door to the stables in Wyck Gardens - was full of kids earlier. :)
     
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  16. editor

    editor hiraethified

  17. GarveyLives

    GarveyLives Well-Known Member

    18-year-old Peckham student from the Ebony Horse Club, Khadijah Mellah, is believed to be the first person in the UK to appear in a competitive horse race while wearing a hijab ... and she won the Magnolia Cup at Glorious Goodwood! The annual race is in aid of the charity Wellbeing of Women, which raises money of life-saving research into prevention, diagnosis and treatment across the breadth of female reproductive and gynaecological health:

    From Brixton horse club to Glorious Goodwood for pioneering student

    Khadijah Mellah: Hijab-wearing jockey wins on Haverland and makes history at Goodwood

    Magnolia Cup winner Khadijah Mellah's story to be shown in special documentary on ITV

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    (Source: as stated in image)

    Khadijah has just completed her A-levels and is set to study mechanical engineering at university in September.
     
  18. Rutita1

    Rutita1 Council Estate Socialist

    That's incredible. Really amazing. Well done Khadijah. :cool:
     

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