Latest News

April 27th, 2014

Pascal qualifies for the Nationals

Samantha and Spring Pascal won the InterII at Keysoe yesterday and Qualified directly to the Nationals with a score of  73%. Well done.

March 27th, 2014

Groom required

We are looking for a new part-time groom to join our team.  Primarily yard work and looking after our lovely horses but opportunities to learn the training/lunging/in-hand work if wished.  Either few days per week to include a weekend day, or some hours daily. Could build to more.  Please e-mail or phone for a chat.  01491 638338.

January 20th, 2014

Apollo gets good result at Addington

Well Apollo & Samantha did it. 73% in the young riders to win their class, and Joanna and Piko 69% in the juniors and came 3rd. Well done girls.

January 16th, 2014

Addington High Profile

The Thurman-Bakers set off for The Addington Manor – High Profile Dressage today, just before the biggest cloudburst ever!  Hope the roads were ok.   It is the first time out for Joanna with her new ride San Piko, the beautiful big black gelding. Read the rest of this entry »

January 2nd, 2014

Happy New Year

Happy New Year to all our customers and friend, past, present and future.  Hoping you all happy, healthy have a successful 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

November 8th, 2013


For those of you who knew Casanova, Laurens other black showjumper, he has now been sold on and is sucessfully showjumping in Washington DC.  Another of ‘Lauren trained’ horses flown over the pond! Hope he does well over there.

November 4th, 2013

Busy times at Turville

Sometimes we are so busy on the yard we neglect to update our web page… sorry. So here is a run down of the latest news.

Samantha has now returned from a year working with Carl Hester. She had an amazing experience and learnt so much and is now busy putting it into practice at home working young horses and teaching.  Last week she spent a couple of days training on The World Class programme at Addington. Read the rest of this entry »

August 30th, 2013

Lauren and Cole have a successful Scope

Angela, Lauren and Cole have just returned from a successful  five days at The Scope Showjumping Championships.  It was quite a ‘Big Party’ for Cole (Concorde Two… his party name!) who had never stayed away before. Read the rest of this entry »

August 21st, 2013

Cole wins his first Newcomers

Lauren and Cole went to Patchetts jumping today, the last competition and run through before the

Scope National Championships that start this weekend. Cole was on top form, winning the Newcomers and coming 3rd in the 1.15m speed class. Now Angela and Lauren are busy packing the lorry for a few days away and keeping fingers crossed that Cole can keep up the good work.

August 20th, 2013

Latest Horse Heros from Turville

See the latest ‘Horse Heros’ video. Joanna Thurman-Baker keeps the Grand Prix horse Pascal ticking over for sister Samantha to compete while she works at Carl Hesters