Shows are pre-bookable by calling 0370 333 1181, and with seating limited to 100 per show we strongly recommend you book in advance. Tickets are £3 for non-member adults, and £2 for member adults and all children. Please pay the standard Bolsover Castle admission when you arrive at the castle. For more information see our Events.

Father of Dressage, dashing playboy and poet, William Cavendish, is widely credited as being

the 'father' of modern dressage. The Royal horse master and first Duke of Newcastle

introduced the highly skilled art in the 17th century.  


Peter and Danielle present their own unique performance as

they demonstrate and explain the relevance of the training of the war horse,

through classical riding to todays competition dressage.

El Caballo de España & Maddison-Greenwell Equestrian

Home: 49, Spencer Road, Long Buckby, Northamptonshire, NN6 7YP

Stables: Covert Farm, East Haddon, Northamptonshire NN6 8DU

T:  +44 7947 523702  E:  peter@elcaballodeespana.co.uk


"These unique performances recreate the sights and sounds of fine horses

going through their balletic paces in the grand Riding House"

from the English Heritage website

Performance dates: 2 & 3 May, 16 & 17 May, 1 & 2 August, 15 & 16 August 22 & 23 August