Staff and Instructors

Our cheerful, helpful and qualified staff are here to teach all aspects of riding and stable management. Enjoy lessons, instructional hacks, clubs, schooling and liveries under their expert guidance.

Proprietor & Chief Instructor

Rossie Theobald BHSI APC MABRS.  Rossie’s early passion for horses led to the birth of Newton Hall Equitation Centre over 50 years ago.  With a wealth of expertise and experience Rossie provides BHS training and supervision as well as riding instruction.


Petrina Philp BHSAI & BSPS Coach

Kirsten Theobald BHSAI

Pip Polanczuk-Jones BHSAI

Callie Knight BHSAI


Office and support staff

Barbara Mann

Kathy Goodall

Business Manager

Peter Theobald

Estate Manager

Colin Jaye