Owned by Alanna Pilling and Nathan Douglas-Smith Blackshaw Royd Equestrian aims to cater for all levels of horse or rider in any equestrian discipline and all aspects of Horse Care and Management. We cater for all types of livery including Breaking, Schooling and Competition Livery and Full, Part and Foaling Livery at our professional friendly yard.


20 x 40 Flood Lit Outdoor Arena - Professional Martin Collins Surfaced, the wonderful surface on this arena ensures you can ride all year round, perfect drainage and the wax coated surface removes all rain water.

Hacking - We have fabulous off road hacking, with the Mary Towneley Loop situated directly on the lane outside the premises. This enables you to avoid any busy main roads whilst hacking. For those long distance hacking and endurance enthusiasts, with a good choice of B+B's and hotels very close by so that you can easily get a good night's sleep  whilst we provide the ideal resting facilities for your horse.

Stables - All our stables are huge 12 x 12 loose boxes with auto water drinkers, feed mangers, lighting, tie rings and a saddle stand outside. They are painted and a mixture of timber and breeze block. We have a mixture of internal and external stables and also have two dedicated foaling box's with CCTV monitoring and heat lamps.

Parking - We can provide dedicated parking for your horse's preferred mode of transport whether it's a trailer or lorry. We also have ample car parking and a turning circle for larger vehicles.

Access - Although in a quiet location Marsh Lane has easy access from Badger lane with a bus stop near by, This of course means the council gritters do a great job of keeping the road clear and well gritted during the winter months.