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Our Team

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Sarah Ebsworth
Head Groom

Sarah is Head Groom at Stockley Farm. She has previous experience of working with International Event Horses and has achieved her NVQ Level 2, in 2012 she also passed her HGV driving test.



Kirstie Johnson
Groom and Assistant Instructor

Kirstie has been riding for 8 years and has two horses, Sunny a 15’2, grey, gelding  and Cara a 16hh Bay, mare both of whom are competing at BE Novice level. Kirstie has recently passed her BHSAI and Pony Club AH Test and is now working towards her Pony Club A Test. Kirstie also recently passed her HGV driving test.


Abbie Plaice-Queen

Abbie joined the team in September 2016. She will be studying for her BHS Stages over the next year as is also working towards taking her HGV lorry test. Abbie has brought her horse Smurf with her and is aiming for some BE90 classes in Spring 2017.


Tonya Hawkins

Tonya has previously worked on a showing yard  and also completed a year of veterinary nursing training.  She has completed various equine qualifications at Lackham college and has now joined Stockley Farm to learn more about eventing and for help bringing on her 4 year old mare, Rosie.


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Kerry Emms
Helen’s PA

Kerry joined the team at Stockley Farm in March 2015 as Helen’s P.A. This involves running Helen’s busy diary and all administrative duties, leaving Helen time to ride, compete and teach. Kerry regularly competes her seven year old mare to BE100 level. Kerry finished in 10th place at the BE90 Grassroots Championships at Badminton this year and has qualified for the BE100 Championships 2017.


Daniel Norris
General Yard Assistant

Daniel joined Stockley Farm in December 2014. He is responsible for ensuring the stables and paddocks are clean and tidy.

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Various training opportunities are sometimes available for motivated individuals. If you would like to join the staff team at Stockley Farm please contact the Office.