The Rocking Horse Shop

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Monday, 6 February 2017

The Rocking Horse Shop Feature in Country Living



The Rocking Horse Shop Feature in Country Living


We are delighted to our Rocking Horses featured in the January 2017 issue of Country Living magazine.

It really has been a great experience working with the photographers and writers, we hope you enjoy it...











Tuesday, 31 January 2017

The Rocking Horse Shop & International Sales



The Rocking Horse Shop & International Sales








We have been very fortunate over the last few years to have support from the UK Trade & Industry, they have been able to help us export our products all over the world.  They recently visited us and produced this wonderful video showing our shop and workshops here in Fangfoss, Yorkshire, England.


Monday, 30 January 2017

Exhibitions & Shows in 2017

Exhibitions & Shows in 2017 


The Rocking Horse Shop will be exhibiting at the following shows:-

24th & 25th March Midlands Woodworking & Power Tool Show Newark Showground NG24 2NY


Now into its 3rd year. The show is organised by the very experienced team who run the well established North of England show in Harrogate.
The show is one of the most popular and busiest on the calendar; with a wide range of demonstrators and a good mix of trade exhibitors, the show attracts visitors from throughout the whole of the UK.

Click here for more details

19th JulyDriffield Show Driffield Showground


Driffield Show has been held every summer for 140 years and is now the biggest one-day agricultural show in the country. This year’s show has over 500 trade stands, plus a wide range of activities and entertainment including livestock judging, equestrian events, sheep shearing, birds of prey, dog shows, and plenty of stalls selling locally-made arts, crafts and produce.
                                 
Click here for more details

2nd & 3rd Sept         Fangfest Festival of Practical Arts In the Village of Fangfoss

This year is the 19th Festival of Practical arts. A great Family Day Out - FREE Entry

Click here for more details

16th & 17th Sept       European Woodworking Show Cressing Temple Barns, Braintree, Essex

The widest range of demonstrators to be found at any woodworking show in Europe and has been referred to by seasoned woodworking show visitors as the best show of its kind in the world. 

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17th, 18th & 19th November                 North of England Woodworking & Power Tool Show
Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate


The North of England Woodworking & Power Tool Show is the largest and longest established retail woodworking and power tool show in the Country.

Click here for more details

Wednesday, 21 December 2016

Christmas 2016 Opening Times


Christmas 2016 Opening Times at 

The Rocking Horse Shop



We would like to wish all our customers 

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

 Our Shop will be closed from 

12 noon on Friday 23rd December 

and will re-open 

9am Tuesday 3rd January 2017

You can still place your orders on-line 

throughout the  Christmas period at:- 


 www.rockinghorse.co.uk

Christmas Opening Times

Christmas 2016 Opening Times at 

The Rocking Horse Shop



We would like to wish all our customers 

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

 Our Shop will be closed from 

12 noon on Friday 23rd December 

and will re-open 

9am Tuesday 3rd January 2017

You can still place your orders on-line 

throughout the  Christmas period at:- 


 www.rockinghorse.co.uk

Tuesday, 10 November 2015

Rocking Horse Shop Christmas Open Day 11th November 10am to 3pm

Rocking Horse Shop Christmas Open Day 

11th November 10am to 3pm



We are opening our workshops doors to welcome you to come and see how Rocking Horses are made.  Please join us for a mince pie, alcohol free mulled wine and an opportunity to look round and talk to our experts.

We also have a large collection of Christmas gift ideas.

We hope you will be able to join us.













Thursday, 3 September 2015

Fangfest Festival of Practical Arts - September 5th & 6th

Fangfest Festival of Practical Arts
September 5th & 6th

9am to 4pmFangfoss


This year is the 17th annual Festival of Practical Arts held in the village of Fangfoss.

This delightful east Yorkshire village puts on a fantastic show once a year. Jane Cook from The Rocking Horse Shop, says “ The whole aim of Fangfest if to promote traditional crafts. It's amazing how many local traditional crafts people we have and it is a real joy to see the makers demonstrating their craft.”

The Rocking Horse Shop opens it's doors and lets you see how Rocking Horses are made, including carving, painting and making tack. At Fangfoss Pottery they will show you how to make a teapot and you can even have a go at making a pot yourself.. They have a Pole Lathes, Wood Turners, Wood Carvers, Corn Dolly Maker, Artists and much more. There will be over 20 craftts people and many of them will be demonstrating their individual crafts.

We also incorporate a range of family fun, including vintage car rally, flower festival, fairground rides, and you can even have a go at archery. We have something for everyone from the very young to the very old.” Says Jane

It's a great weekend, for more details go to https://www.facebook.com/Fangfest