Contact Us

If you would like to get in touch, please provide us with your contact details and inquiry by submitting our online form and we shall endeavour to respond shortly.

Alternatively, if you would like to speak with us directly, our telephone number can be found on our contact page.

Thank you!

St Pancrace
24530
France

0033 (0)553058680

A family run Sanctuary for UK retired Police Horses in France.  Saving just one horse will not change the world but surely it will change the world for that one horse

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Forthcoming Events


Fundraising Evening for Ranger
Aug
20
7:00pm 7:00pm

Fundraising Evening for Ranger

Join us for a Fundraising Evening on Sunday 20th August to welcome Ranger our new Police horse to France.

There will be a four course supper with the main course from The Paella Man (vegetarian option) and great dancing music by Je Dis Jazz who are back by demand.

20 euros for members and 22 euros for non members.  Please book in advance.

At 6.30pm we also have a vernissage (gallery opening) for two local talented artists. Please come along and support them as they support us and then why not book in for the Music night and paella evening in support of Rangers transport fund.

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Jun
29
7:00pm 7:00pm

Summer Music Evening with Antony Chipperfield -29th June 7pm

Help us to raise some much needed funds and join us for a relaxed evening, with good food and good music at La Grange – home of Brantome Police Horses and listen to the relaxed tones of

Antony Chipperfield, singer/songwriter

 €18 per head for members and €20 for non members

 Bar selling wine, beer and non alcoholic drinks

Menu

Pimms on arrival

Melon and ham with rasperries

Meat or Vegetable Lasagne with salad and crusty bread

Cheese

Choice of deserts

Please book in advance

Tel: 0033 (0) 5 53 05 86 80             Email: rolandphillips@hotmail.co.uk

Website: www.brantomepolicehorses.com

Address: La Grange 24530 St Pancrace                            

Association No W242001127

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General Knowledge Quiz with  3 course supper - 28th April 7pm
Apr
28
7:00pm 7:00pm

General Knowledge Quiz with 3 course supper - 28th April 7pm

We are pleased to welcome Graham who will host our first General Knowledge quiz of 2017 on Friday 28th April at 7pm.  These events are always very popular so please book in advance.  There will be an  three course supper with a glass of fizz or juice on arrival.  Party's of one to eight welcomed but an ideal number for a table is 6 people.  If only one or two of you - no problem, we will do our best to put you on the winning team!!.    The cost will be 16 euros for members and  18 euros for non members.  These evenings are always good fun so please come and join us.

Please book through the website or by email or telephone.

www.brantomepolicehorses.com

rolandphillips@hotmail.co.uk

0033 (0)5 53 05 86 80

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FULLY BOOKED - Easter Sunday High Tea with Spanish Guitarist, Dan Jones
Apr
16
3:00pm 3:00pm

FULLY BOOKED - Easter Sunday High Tea with Spanish Guitarist, Dan Jones

FULLY BOOKED

On Easter Sunday 16th April, we are pleased to have the talented guitarist Dan Jones joining us in the lounge of La Grange or on the lawn if the weather is good.

Enjoy a traditional Afternoon Tea starting with a delicious selection of finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones with jam and clotted cream followed by a selection of sumptuous cakes whilst listening to Dan's beautiful music .  The calm atmosphere makes it a truly unique and relaxing afternoon.

This must be booked in advance as places will be limited.  Parties of two, to eight catered for.  The cost will be 15 euros per adult and 8 euros per child under 10 years of age for members and 18 euros for adults and 10 euros for children under 10 years of age for non members.

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Open Afternoon Wednesday 12th April
Apr
13
3:00pm 3:00pm

Open Afternoon Wednesday 12th April

We shall open for our popular Talk/Tour and Tea afternoon for visitors during the Easter Holidays on Thursday 13th April

The afternoon consists of a multi media presentation in the Chart Gallery featuring some of our retired Police horses in their former working lives, followed by a tour of the stables to meet them and others and hear their individual stories.   Then tea either in the house or on the lawn if weather allows.

Booking is essential as places are limited.

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UK Mothering Sunday - 26th March at 3pm - SORRY WE ARE FULLY BOOKED
Mar
26
3:00pm 3:00pm

UK Mothering Sunday - 26th March at 3pm - SORRY WE ARE FULLY BOOKED

Why not join us for a Mothering Sunday Open Afternoon with a lovely Special Afternoon Tea and treat your mum, wife or just yourself.    We shall hold thetea in the house with white linen, vintage cups and saucers and a proper tea of, sandwiches, cakes, scones and clotted cream.   A little like The Ritz but not quite!!

This must be booked in advance as places will be limited.  Parties of two, to eight catered for and the cost will be 15 euros per adult and 8 euros per child under 10 years of age for members and 18 euros for adults and 10 euros for children under 10 years of age for non members.

 

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Solve the murder mystery at La Grange whilst enjoying dinner
Mar
17
6:30pm 6:30pm

Solve the murder mystery at La Grange whilst enjoying dinner

Please join us to solve this murder  with the help of The Pensol Amateur Murder Mystery Group who have been running these evenings for the past 6 years and are always really enjoyable.

The year is 1937 and the champagne is flowing.  The international set have arrived with the promise of a sparkling party evening.  The evening is shattered by the discovery of the murder of the host Singen Sedgwick-Smythe.  

You must solve this dastardly crime.  Interview the suspects over dinner, pit your wits against their half-truths, follow the clues and win the prize.

The evening starts with sparkling wine or juice on arrival, boeuf bourguignon, (vegetarian option), cheese platter or desert.

Bar and raffle

€20 for members €22 for non members.

Please book early as places are limited.

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Lunch followed by a talk by Paul Phillips MBE
Mar
12
12:30pm12:30pm

Lunch followed by a talk by Paul Phillips MBE

Please join us on Sunday 12th March for lunch followed by a very interesting talk by Ex Royal Navy of 34 years, Paul Phillips MBE.  This multi media presentation commemorates the sailors lost at sea, in defence of their country.

Lunch will be served from 12.30pm in the lounge of La Grange, and will include:

Sparkling wine or juice on arrival

Home made soup and bread

Roast Beef and all the trimmings

Cheese platter or chocolate desert

Carafe of wine included

The cost is €20 euros to members and €22 for non members

The non obligatory talk will follow at 2.30pm in the Chart Gallery and reflect upon the famous naval battles in particular the Falklands Conflict.

If you wish to just hear this interesting talk, please come at 2.30pm - there will be no charge.

 

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Christmas themed Quiz and Supper
Dec
16
to Dec 17

Christmas themed Quiz and Supper

Come and celebrate Christmas early at Brantome Police Horses.  We shall be holding a Christmas themed quiz by our quizmaster DAVE on Friday 16th December 7pm, in the lounge of La Grange.  A three course supper will be served at the tables and there will be a bar serving beer and wine all night plus a raffle.  

Tables of 6 or more welcome but if you are coming as a four, two or on your own, we promise to put you on the winning table!!!

 

The cost to members will be €20 and to  non members €22.  Please book early as there are limited places.  

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Christmas Fair
Dec
4
11:00am11:00am

Christmas Fair

Our Annual Christmas Fair which last year was spectacular and enjoyed by hundreds of people all in the festive mood.

Please come along and join in from 11am until 5pm.  

Pere Noel arriving by horse and carriage and then into his grotto to meet children - €3 per child but all proceeds to go to local schools as usual.

Lots of very interesting stalls for those Christmas present ideas

Summer House Gift Shop open with lovely new stock

Hot food to include Bacon Rolls and Hot Pork Rolls with apple sauce and stuffing

Mince Pies and Cakes

Bar open all day - Mulled wine, beer, wine, soft drinks, tea and coffee

Live Music all day with Sandy Bailey and Chris Kearn from Vis a Vis

Tombola

Guess the weight of the Christmas cake competition

The Quinsac Line Dancers PM

 

 

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Sunday 27th Nov - Shop Open and Bacon Rolls
Nov
27
10:30am10:30am

Sunday 27th Nov - Shop Open and Bacon Rolls

We shall be opening our Summer House Gift shop all decked out with Christmas present ideas on Sunday 27th November from 10.30am until 2pm.  Come and see the new stock and have a tea/coffee or a mulled wine whilst viewing.  There will also be delicious Bacon Rolls and mince pies.  The horses will be in their stables for anyone who wants their horsey fix.

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Remembrance Sunday 13th Nov.  War Horse Talk
Nov
13
2:30pm 2:30pm

Remembrance Sunday 13th Nov. War Horse Talk

TO COMMERATE THE BRAVE HORSES AND MEN THAT CAME TO FRANCE IN THE 1914-1918 WAR AND DIDN'T SEE HOME AGAIN AND TO MARK THE HUNDREDTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME.  WE ARE HOLDING AN AFTERNOON OF REMEMBRANCE WHICH WILL COMMENCE AT 2.30PM WITH A MULTI MEDIA PRESENTATION OF FILM, PHOTOGRAPHS AND MUSIC IN THE CHART GALLERY.  TO TELL THE TRUE STORY OF THE WAR HORSES  AND THE MEN THAT FOUGHT ALONG SIDE THEM, FOLLOWED BY A SHORT NON RELIGIOUS CEREMONY OF REMEMBRANCE CONDUCTED BY MR JOHN BEYNON AND TO UNVEIL A NEW SCULPTURE BY SUZE TURLAND WHICH REPRESENTS THE WAR HORSE, ITS RIDER AND PACK MULE HEADING NORTH TO RETURN HOME.  AFTER THE SERVICE, AFTERNOON TEA WILL BE SERVED IN THE HOUSE FOR ANYONE WISHING TO STAY ON. 

BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL AS SPACES ARE LIMITED.

THE BRAVE AND MAGNIFICENT POLICE HORSES WILL BE IN THEIR STABLES FOR EVERYONE TO VISIT IF THEY WISH TO.  SPACES ARE LIMITED SO PLEASE BOOK IN ADVANCE.  IF YOU WISH TO HAVE AFTERNOON TEA, THIS WILL BE 12 EUROS AND ALL PROFIT GOES TOWARDS THE WELFARE OF THE HORSES.  YOU CAN ALSO DONATE TO THE BRITISH LEGION

PLEASE VISIT & HELP US TO CONTINUE TO GIVE THESE BRAVE HORSES A WONDERFUL RETIREMENT HOME FOR THE REST OF THEIR LIVES

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Sep
9
7:00pm 7:00pm

Music Night with Vis a Vis 9 September 2016

Music Night Here at La Grange

By Popular Demand Chris from Vis a Vis will singing the night away to help support the horses. 

If you enjoyed the music at the Christmas Fair and would like to have a dance then we would be very pleased to see you. 

 

Food will be provided by the wonderful chef Presley from the 'Event Kitchen'

 

A Bar will be available through the evening serving Beer, Wine and some Spirits.

 

The evening starts at 7pm 

a welcome drink will be waiting for you on arrival.

 

Cost for the evening is 

€20 for members 

       €22 for non members 

 

Please Book early as spaces are limited. 

You can book by contacting us through our contact page

or email BPHEvents@hotmail.com

or phone 0033 (0) 553058680

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Classic Car Afternoon - visit by owners of Panther Cars
Jun
13
3:00pm 3:00pm

Classic Car Afternoon - visit by owners of Panther Cars

On Monday 13th June we are pleased to welcome the Panther Car Club who are visiting the Brantome area.  They are here with us from 3pm for a visit to the horses and afternoon tea

If there is anyone interested in visiting these cars and their interesting owners, we would love to see you all.  Of course you do not have to have the tour or afternoon tea but if you were interested could you let us know in advance as all cakes and scones are baked on the day.

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Jazz Night 10 June 2016
Jun
10
to Jun 11

Jazz Night 10 June 2016

10 June 2016 - 7pm

An evening of Jazz, Blues, Swing & R&B with Je Dis Jazz

It gives us great pleasure to welcome back Je Dis Jazz, for a relaxed evening of jazz, blues, swing and R&B with dancing, great food and good company, in the beautiful surroundings of La Grange, home of Brantome Police Horses.

TICKET PRICE:

Members - €19.00

Non-Members - €22.00

Ticket price also includes: a glass of fizz or juice upon arrival and a scrumptious buffet meal, with dessert. We shall also have a cash bar open throughout the evening, serving wine, beer and other beverages.

Please BOOK as places are limited. 

 

 

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Special Easter Sunday Talk/Tour and Afternoon High Tea in the house
Mar
27
2:00pm 2:00pm

Special Easter Sunday Talk/Tour and Afternoon High Tea in the house

Please come and join us for our first opening of 2016

A special Easter Sunday Open Afternoon with Talk/Tour and High Tea

We will be open on Easter Sunday for a Talk/Tour and High Tea in the house.  This is a special tea with a selection of Teas/coffee, sandwiches, cakes and scones with clotted cream and a glass of fizz. All presented on our vintage china

 The price is 18 euros for adults 12 euros for children.  This will start at 2pm if you wish to have the talk and tour but if you only wish to have the Tea please could you arrive at 3.30pm

 

On Bank Holiday Monday we will be open for our normal Talk/tour and tea and this will be the same price as last year.

12 euros for adults and 10 euros for children.

The horses will be looking forward to meeting their adoring public again after a few months rest  and also the Summer House Gift shop will be open.

Please book in advance as spaces are limited and we will look forward to seeing you at La Grange.

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Dec
13
3:00pm 3:00pm

SPANISH CHRISTMAS AFTERNOON WITH DAN JONES

SUNDAY 13TH DECEMBER

WE ARE HOSTING A SPANISH CHRISTMAS AFTERNOON WITH THE TALENTED GUITARIST - DAN JONES.  

TO BE HELD IN THE LOUNGE OF LA GRANGE

MULLED WINE OR JUICE ON ARRIVAL

A SCRUMPTIOUS AFTERNOON TEA WITH HOMEMADE CAKES AND SCONES WITH CLOTTED CREAM

SUMMER HOUSE GIFT SHOP OPEN FOR CHRISTMAS PRESENT IDEAS

SPACES LIMITED SO PLEASE BOOK EARLY  

PRICE €12.50 PER PERSON


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Christmas Fair
Dec
6
11:00am11:00am

Christmas Fair

WE WILL BE HOLDING OUR ANNUAL CHRISTMAS FAIR ON SUNDAY 6TH DECEMBER 11AM UNTIL 5PM AND WILL BE ANNOUNCING THE WINNER OF YEARLY RAFFLE TO HELP BUY OUR HAY FOR THE WINTER AT 4PM.

WE ARE ASKING ANY STALL HOLDERS THAT HAVEN'T BEEN IN CONTACT TO GET IN TOUCH - LAST YEAR ON THE SAME DATE WAS SUCH A SUCCESS.  THIS YEAR WE WILL HAVE FATHER CHRISTMAS AGAIN VISITING AND GREETING CHILDREN IN HIS GROTTO, LIVE MUSIC FROM VIS A VIS, HOT FOOD AND SCUMMY CAKES, LOTS OF STALLS, FACE PAINTING, GAMES FOR CHILDREN, AND THE SUMMER HOUSE GIFT SHOP WILL BE OPEN WITH A GREAT SELECTION OF GIFTS FOR EVERYONE - PLEASE JOIN US.

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Sep
16
3:00pm 3:00pm

Classic and interesting vehicle Afternoon - 16th September at 3pm

UNFORTUNATELY DUE TO THE WEATHER THE CLASSIC CAR CLUB WHO WERE VISITING HAVE HAD TO CANCEL.  THIS WILL NOW BE HELD NEXT YEAR .

If you would still like to bring your vehicle we would love to see you.

If you have an interesting vehicle, please bring it along we would love to see it. It can be old or modern, any kind of sports car, convertible, French/UK/American So far we have a diverse collection from  Maserati to Mercedes-Benz, to a Vintage Camper Van to Vintage Tractor.

Exhibitors to arrive at 2pm please.

We shall still be having the Presentation/Tour of the stables/Cream tea and cakes.  Please book in advance as all cakes and scones are baked on the day.

If you would like to attend, please contact Roland on 05 53 05 86 80 leave a message or e-mail rolandphillips@hotmail.co.uk

 

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Jul
31
to Aug 1

Midsummer Ball

WE ARE NOW FULLY BOOKED

THANKYOU

Summer Ball 2014

Our biggest fundraiser of the year and evermore popular annual Midsummer Ball, this year takes place on the 31st July. Expect an evening of fantastic music, delicious gourmet food and lots of surprises! 

There will be a cocktail bar prior to the evening's meal along with a traditional bar, which will be open all night.

Ticket Price:

Members - €45.00

Non-Members - €50.00

Included in your ticket price: A glass of fizz upon arrival, along with canapés, followed by a fine dining experience and entertainment throughout the night!

Please be sure to book well in advance, as although this is a Member's and their guests only function, tickets for this popular event always sell out quickly and we'd hate for you to miss out!

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Jul
17
6:30pm 6:30pm

Chart Gallery Exhibition Opening Night - Barbara Donovan

BARBARA DONOVAN GALLERY OPENING

FRIDAY 17TH JULY

Please join us for Barbara Donovan’s vernissage with complimentary bubbly and canapés.  Barbara is a very talented, local lady who specializes in all mediums.  She exhibited her paintings in the Chart Gallery last year, which proved to be a great success.   

If you wish to stay on for the rest of the evening, there will be a supper of Lasagne, salad, crusty bread and desert

Vegetarian option available.

Members €12.00

Non members €15.00

Please book in advance if you require the meal

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Jul
5
3:00pm 3:00pm

Tea & Cake with Music

We're pleased to invite you for a summer's afternoon of tea and cake served on the lawn, accompanied with music from the renowned French choir Amal'gamme.

The afternoon will commence at 2pm with a presentation and tour of the stables followed by a delicious selection of homemade cakes and tea, served to you out on the lawn, with the opportunity to take a walk around the grounds to meet our resident horses, or visit our Summer House gift shop.

We are also very lucky to be able to give you the opportunity to enjoy the works of international artist Daniel Vigneron, who's exhibition in The Chart Gallery is running from July 5th until July 15th.

During the afternoon, you will be entertained with an intimate performance by the choir, of soothing classics and music from around the world.

Entrance for the performance: €5.00

Afternoon Cream Tea: €10.00

Advance booking recommended.

Amal'gamme
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Jun
10
3:00pm 3:00pm

Open Day

Cream Tea

We would like to invite people to come to our Open Afternoon which is held once a week until high summer when we hold it two or three times a week.  All cakes and scones are freshly made on the day, so make sure you book in advance.  Last week 80 people enjoyed themselves and we had many favourable comments and trip advisor reviews.  This week a far more manageable 30 people.  Thank you all for coming, we and the horses all enjoy meeting old friends and making new ones.  If you have been before and just would like to have the superb tea and cake, please come at 4pm but don't forget to book also.

 

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Apr
3
to Apr 6

Easter

GOOD FRIDAY.  We shall be open on Friday 3rd April 3pm for our popular Open Afternoon.  Come and visit, and meet the horses, hear their stories and partake in a cream tea.  The Summer House Gift Shop will be open - 10 euros for adults 8 euros for children under 10.  Please book in advance

EASTER SUNDAY  -  We are holding another of our delicious High Tea's offering homemade  petit sandwiches, scones with jam and clotted cream, a selection of cakes and a selection of teas and coffee.  All this will be served on our vintage china with white table linen.  Why not indulge in a glass champagne to go with it.    12 euros for members, 15 euros for non members, 8 euros for the under 10's.  Champagne High Tea, 17 euros for members and 20 euros for non members. 3pm start Gift shop open.  Take a look at our gallery of pictures for Mothering Sunday taken by our friends Freda and Arron before the afternoon started to show what we offer.   Please book in advance

 

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Mar
27
to Mar 28

Music Quiz and Curry Night

Last year's Music Quiz and Curry night was such a huge success, with tickets selling out within a week, that we holding another one on March 26th.  Anyone wishing to come to this, please let us know well in advance.  Party's of two to eight welcomed but an ideal number for a table is 6 people.  If only two of you - no problem, we will do our best to put you on the winning team!!.     SORRY, FULLY BOOKED

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Mar
15
7:00pm 7:00pm

Mothering Sunday Open Afternoon and Cream Tea

FULLY BOOKED

Why not join us for a Mothering Sunday Open Afternoon with a lovely Special Afternoon Tea and treat your mum, wife or just yourself.    We shall hold the  tea in the house with white linen, vintage cups and saucers and a proper tea of, sandwiches, cakes, scones and clotted cream.   A little like The Ritz but not quite!!

This must be booked in advance as places will be limited.  Parties of two, to eight catered for and the cost will be 12 euros per adult and 8 euros per child for members and 15 euros for adults and 10 euros for children for non members.

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