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2015 NEWS

Uploaded : 07 Jan 16

Will I ever learn? Every year I vow to write the newsletter in the first week of December and every year it becomes a hurried review of the previous year just a few days before Christmas.
2015 has sped past and before we know it will be 2016, first foals will be due and show schedules will be d..

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Bucks County

Uploaded : 15 Sep 14

A good day at the office!
Our Hunter Broodmare Chantry Clover Girl collected her ticket today, obviously over the moon and a great achievment for the mare as this is the third time she has qualified....

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Great Yorkshire

Uploaded : 14 Sep 14

The journey up was horrid this year, heavy rain and miles of roadworks,however by the time we arrived the showground was bathed in sunlight.
We took the Lightweight Broodmare Chantry Clover Girl and the Heavyweight mare Big Bird both have filly foals at foot by our own Stallion Langaller Starri..

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Local County Shows

Uploaded : 05 Jul 14

Seems an age ago since Devon County, always our first outing. Devon, Bath and West, Cornwall and Three Counties running consecutive weeks made for a busy schedule as included in this mix is our most important and rewarding part of the business, Foaling and the Stallions getting busy.
We were th..

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Youngstock winners Lincolnshire County

Uploaded : 05 Jul 14

Congratulations to connection of Langaller Albert Ross ( Sea Heir / Big Bird) winners of 3yr old Hunter Gelding and Reserve Champion and Trenavey Euphenic(Langaller Starring Role/ Euphoria) winners of the Yearling class...

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Uploaded : 17 Apr 14

Beans otherwise known as Tranavey Rational Choice was part of our in-hand team for two seasons his sire being Stephens pride and joy 'Weld'.
He was sold at the end of his 3yr old season and started under saddle at Katie Jerrams being successful in a couple of outings as a 4yr old.
This yea..

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January 2014

Uploaded : 17 Jan 14

Me thinks its time for an update! 2013 is definately put to bed now. As with every year we had our share of ups and downs.Amongst the many 'ups' was qualifying for the Cuddy at HOYS at our local Devon County Show with the lovely hunter mare Chantry Clover Girl, and then qualifying for HOYS with our ..

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Hartbury Stallions Event 4th January

Uploaded : 03 Jan 14

Langaller Starring Role (Roly) is attending The BBSH Stallion Event at Hartbury on Sat 4th Jan.
Gates open at 11.00 and Roly is in the main arena at 12.25.
This is Roly's first outing since being awarded Champion Sports Horse 2014.
We look forward to seeing many of you there,its a g..

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Uploaded : 01 Jan 14

Wishing everyone the very best of luck and success for 2014.
It will not be long before show entries need filling in and foals start popping out!

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2013 Newsletter

Uploaded : 23 Dec 13

Newsletter 2013
I know full well that itís a sign of maturing, not of getting older, that time gains momentum but it really doesnít seem that 12 months have passed since the last up-date. As ever each part of Langaller Farmís businesses over lap. The first foals are born whilst the hunters are..

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Sports Horse Breeders GB Champion

Uploaded : 16 Dec 13

At the recent Stallion grading our young Stallion Langaller Starring Role was awarded Champion for the second year running. As he was only four when he first graded he had to return for a second assessment this autumn. He gained the highest points on the day and passed a stringent 5* vetting.

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Uploaded : 13 Dec 13

On the Wednesday Chantry Clover Girl with her Foal at foot by Langaller Starring Role was 5th in the horse section of the Cuddy.
On Friday Langaller Eve'n So competed in the Middleweights, produced for us by Katie Jerram and ridden by Matt Cadman. We were thrilled at how this young horse behav..

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Langaller Starring Role

Uploaded : 08 Oct 13

Roly has had a busy stud season which is very exciting and he is producing stunning looking stock.
( a few of which are for sale!)

Once his stud duties had been fulfilled he returned to Lucy Loughton.

We were obviously over the moon when on his second outing this autumn he..

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National Hunter Show

Uploaded : 15 Sep 13

Firsty we must say congratulations to all our Friends who supported the National Hunter Show, a real show piece for the British Showing enthusiasts. Notable successes from the in-hand section for Kath Barley,Billy and Joanne Moran, Sally and Peter Hobbs, Craig Elenor, Doreen Hoare, Chris Imrie and G..

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One Day Shows

Uploaded : 24 Aug 13

Liskeard Show on a scorching hot day was the first of the one day shows. The 3yr old Castletown III by Sandy's Light and owned by Chris Imrie won his class and stood Champion with our own Langaller Eve'n Keel with her Roly foal standing Reserve.
Castletown followed this up later in the month st..

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Wales and West

Uploaded : 24 Aug 13

My love child Langaller Eve'n So by the very special Prince Of Darkness out of my 1st ever Cuddy mare Eve's Wish moved from his foster home with Matt Cadman to Katie Jerram's yard on August 8th. Katie was under strict instruction to send him straight back if she didn't think he was good enough as I..

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South West Irish Draught Show

Uploaded : 12 Aug 13

Chris Imrie's smashing 3yr old Castletown III by Sandy's Light won the IDSH youngstock section and we were delighted when he stood Reserve Champion to Tony Wareham's highly successful mare Madame Bee.

This young horse is a total gentleman to have on our team this season...

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Eventing win for Roly's half brother.

Uploaded : 21 Jul 13

Congratulations to all connections of LANGALLER STAR TURN on his BE Novice win at Aston-Le-Walls yesterday.
LANGALLER STAR TURN is LANGALLER STARRING ROLE'S half brother by Prince of Darkness...

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Royal Three Counties

Uploaded : 06 Jul 13

Very little sleep and alot of motorway miles but also a very successful Royal Three Counties.
Saturday saw Langaller Eve'n Keel stand reserve Champion Hunter Brood Mare and her foal by Langaller Starring Role took the Foal Championship. The two three year olds behaved impeccably,particular note..

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Royal Cornwall

Uploaded : 10 Jun 13

It was 4am when the two lorries left Langaller for what was to be a fantastic day at Royal Cornwall.

Doreen Hoare's 2yr old filly Langaller Sunbird (Bessie) was first into the ring, she followed up her Devon County win by standing top of her class and then had Doreen in tears when taking..

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A Great Start to the Season

Uploaded : 30 May 13

Devon County Show tends to be our first show of the season it is also our local one.

Langaller Eve'n So(Robot) by Prince of Darkness made his debut under saddle a winning one in the Local Hunter ridden by Helen West. We must mention Matt Cadman at this point as he has put in all the hard ..

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Roly BE100

Uploaded : 14 May 13

Our Young Stallion, Langaller Starring Role having won at BE90 on his first outing a few weeks ago has had two runs at BE100. The most recent on Saturday at West Buckland scoring 25.2 dressage followed by an double clear putting him 2nd.

Nothing seems to faze him, "you want me to jump th..

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Royal Windsor 2013

Uploaded : 13 May 13

Aidensfield Rupert by Keady Star winner of the Novice Heavyweight Hunter.

Darius by Catherston Dazzler, winner of the Amature Lightweight Hunter and overall Amature Champion. He was also 3rd in the Ladies.

Congratulations to all their connections. ..

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1st PD

Uploaded : 29 Apr 13

First pregnancy scan for the season and a positive result for a lovely TB mare by Makbul now in foal to Newtown Pedro for 2014. Feels a bit late for our 1st scan but after this cold and wet start we held off covering the empty mares so as not to have anything born before March next year...

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Trip up't north!

Uploaded : 14 Mar 13

Seemed like a good idea at the time! Yorkshire Sports Horses ran a stallion parade last weekend and we love our trips to Yorkshire and so I took Roly {Langaller Starring Role} and Newtown Pedro to show off what we have down south. Roly continues to wow us with his laid back attitude and is outstandi..

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Freezing February!

Uploaded : 23 Feb 13

Rain, rain, rain! And now frost, frost, frost! At least the mud has dried up for a moment and we actually turned out a couple of yearlings for a few hours yesterday. Our 'superstar' that is the young stallion Langaller Starring Role, by Catherston Dazzler out of an I'm A Star mare just blows us away..

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News letter 2012

Uploaded : 24 Dec 12

How quickly time passes and on reflection how much we manage to fit in to it. Each year seems to gain momentum on the previous and the effort to keep up with it seems just that little bit more challenging. Blimey! I must be getting old; Iím starting to sound like my father!!! [Read more]

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Hartbury 5th of Jan

Uploaded : 24 Dec 12

Langaller Starring Role will be parading at Hartbury Stallion parade on January 5th, come and meet him in person and watch him ridden by Lucy Loughton..

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First Competitive Outing

Uploaded : 09 Dec 12

Langaller Starring Role made his competition debut a winning one. Following his outing to the Christmas Equine Fair on Saturday he won his first prelim at Bicton on Sunday ridden by Lucy Loughton.
Busy Weekend!..

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Saturday 8th December

Uploaded : 03 Dec 12

Langaller Starring Role( Roly) is making a visit to the Equine Christmas Fair at Westpoint this coming Saturday. He will be ridden by Lucy Loughton.

Having been graded SHB Champion in September Roly had a few more Loose Schooling sessions with Henrietta Knight before coming home, he has s..

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Night Light to stay for 2013

Uploaded : 16 Oct 12

We are delighted to say that Colbeach Nightlight is to stay at Langaller for another season and will be available for the 2013 season..

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SHB Stallion Grading

Uploaded : 07 Oct 12

Langaller Starring Role stands Champion!!! Our 4 year old stallion Langaller Starring Role by Catherston Dazzler out of Loughbeg Marie {I'm A Star} certainly impressed the judges at the recent SHB grading achieving an overall average mark of 8.61 with no less than 4 sections gaining a score of 9 and..

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HOYS 2012

Uploaded : 04 Oct 12

Congratulations to Woodrow Summer Time and all his connections for their 3rd at HOYS in the Small Hunter in his first season under saddle as a four yr old. By our very own Di Sexons resident stallion, Sandys Light...

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Exmoor Shows

Uploaded : 18 Aug 12

Exford Show on the 8th August is always one of my favourites. Although a fairly small and very rural event the horse classes are always very well supported and the quality is every bit as good as nay County show.
This year we just took Karen Ligthelm's Small Hunter Brood Mare Dancing Queen who ..

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May 2012

Uploaded : 31 May 12

At last we are back on line!! We lost our land line and internet connection for 10 days!
Well the foaling has gone very smoothly thus far with just 4 or 5 left to go. Foals by our young stallions have really impressed. Langaller Starring Role who is our home-bred 4 year old colt by Catherston ..

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Devon County 2012

Uploaded : 31 May 12

The first show proper for 2012 is our local Devon County. Having to enter these shows so far in advance is always tricky when foals haven't been born by the closing date. Anyway entries were duly made and preparations got well under way. By the law of averages some of the proposed team will drop by ..

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First Pedro foal

Uploaded : 12 May 12

Newtown Pedro, our exciting Connemara stallion has now got his first UK foal born to a pure bred Connemara mare.If this foal is anything to go by then Pedro is going to every bit as good a sire as he is a performer in his own right...

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Langaller Starring Role

Uploaded : 31 Mar 12

Our young stallion, Langaller Starring Role has become a dad {x2}this week with 2 colt foals born. Roly is believed to be the only stallion son of Catherston Dazzler. He is out of Loughbeg Marie who is by I'm A Star. Roly is only coming 4 this year, he ran with a few mares last summer and all of the..

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Second home sale - 17th of September 11

Uploaded : 29 Aug 11

Our second home sale is only a few weeks away, on the 17th of September. Catalogues will be ready from the 1st and includes foals, youngsters and a few broodmares. Foals include the first crop of Sea Heir and Alot About Luey such as Euphoria's Sea Heir filly foal and Eve's Wishes 3 year old gelding ..

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Foaling is now in full swing

Uploaded : 04 May 11

Foaling is now in full swing with 14 on the ground and a lull now for just a few days. The early foals are growing away well and the mares a have been covered for 2012. The hound puppies arrived last week and are causing much merrirmnt.... and hassle. Over the years we have walked a number of hounds..

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Our new Connemara stallion has arrived

Uploaded : 04 May 11

Exciting news! Our new Connemara stallion has arrived from Ireland. Newtown Pedro stands at 14.1hh and has the limb and temperament that his parentage have become so famous for. He is by Frederiksminde Hazy Match and out Cloonisle Heather who goes back to the great Abbeyleix Owen. I will post some p..

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Langaller Newsletter 2010

Uploaded : 21 Mar 11

As I start to write this letter, at the usual 11th hour, it is minus 8 degrees outside and only 2 taps are working. Yesterday we loaded up after hunting in a blizzard and as I drove home I think it was the first time I had driven in a snow storm when the trees were still hanging on to their autumn l..

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Uploaded : 21 Mar 11

Stop press. Sea Heir's half brother Weldesigned by Weld {obviously} made his debut Point to Point run a winning one by beating his nearest rival by 7 lengths in very trying ground. To his owner Debbie Siggs's credit he has now been turned away to mature. Can't wait for next season. ..

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Uploaded : 21 Mar 11

1st foal arrived on Friday 18th of March. Mum is the coloured L Huntsman daughter from our oldest family lines L Daylight. To our delight the filly foal is also coloured and by Catherston Liberator. ..

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Uploaded : 12 Jan 10

What difficult times we are living in at the moment! All we hear about is doom and gloom, war and conflict. It can be so easy to get pulled down by what is going on around us. How fortunate those of us are whose lives are involved with the countryside, fresh air, open spaces and lovely animals. For ..

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Uploaded : 28 Sep 09

The results from the 2009 show season are on the results page...

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Uploaded : 28 Sep 09

Sandy's Light is on a roll! He has had a fanstastic stud season with many mares returning with their Sandy foals at foot. We haven't seen a bad one yet. At the Irish Draft Breed Show in September Sandy proved our faith in him by siring The Champion Pure-bred, the Champion Sport's Horse, the Champion..

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Uploaded : 17 Feb 09

Maybe it is peculiar to Devon, or just the fact that Iím getting older but I donít remember noticing the autumn colours ever being so vibrant and rich before. For at least 3 weeks every time I drove anywhere or even looked across the fields at home I was in awe of the bright orange and rich gold and..

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Uploaded : 17 Mar 08

The first foals have arrived safely. The first was a filly foal by Pursuit Of Love out of a visiting flatbred mare. She is now to be 'walked in' to Imperial Dancer. Eve's Wish, my Dallas mare, has a beautiful bay colt foal by Prince Of Darkness which is a full brother to multi County Show Champion E..

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Uploaded : 11 Feb 08

Here we go 2008! The first mares are here and we will be covering in the next couple of weeks. Our first foal is due in 10 days, EVE'S WISH due to PRINCE OF DARKNESS. The 'boys', LANGALLER BISTO {by Lostock Huntsman out of RED RHAPSODY} and TRENAVEY MATSON {by MATINEE DU MADON out HOLLYVAG SAPPHIRE}..

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Uploaded : 14 Jan 08

You may remember last year we started having stallion viewings before Christmas ? Today is the 26th of October and we have already had three prospective viewingsÖÖ far !
As the last of the seasonís mares go home and the clocks change the timing seems right to put pen to paper and review ..

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Uploaded : 21 Jan 07

March the 8th. . I see in the diary that that was also the day that the blind man came. That is the man to fit the blinds not a blind man ! Then on the 12th the first of my Kuwait Beach mares foaled a grey filly by Dazzler, definitely one bred in the purple for the Eventer market. Foals seemed to ..

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Show Season 2005

Uploaded : 21 Oct 05

Well - it would be safe to say that 2005 exceeded all our hopes, dreams and expectations. The season kicked off for us - as always - with our local show DEVON COUNTY. Euphoria, the lightweight mare was Champion of her section and then her foal followed suit by winning a g..