Redwings’ Katie Fulcher receives outstanding achievement award

Redwings' Katie Fulcher sat at her office desk.

Redwings’ Legacy Manager, Katie Fulcher, has been awarded a Smee & Ford Legacy Giving Award, recognising and celebrating outstanding achievement and skill in the sector. Katie, who celebrated 10 years at Redwings last year, was announced as the winner of the Legacy Administrator of the Year Award at a private ceremony at Hilton Bankside, London on the 18th April 2024 after being nominated by her colleagues at the biggest horse welfare charity in the UK. Katie said: “I’m so honoured to have been given this award. It is a wonderful, independent validation…

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Redwings launch Christmas animation voiced by Dame Joanna Lumley

Redwings launch Christmas animation voiced by Dame Joanna Lumley a scene from the animation of a horse and cart.

Redwings Horse Sanctuary has launched its Christmas animation for 2023, which celebrates the life and legacy of Black Beauty author Anna Sewell, with a voiceover by Dame Joanna Lumley. Watch the animation below. The actor, presenter, author, and campaigner donated her services to the largest horse welfare charity in the UK for the project – which premiered on Redwings’ social media on Saturday 25th November. The special event also celebrated Redwings’ new fundraising edition of Black Beauty, the world-famous novel launched on the anniversary of its original publication date. Redwings is the…

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Redwings releases footage of horses distressed by fireworks

Redwings Horse Sanctuary is releasing video footage (Below) showing the effects of fireworks on some of their residents taken yesterday (Bonfire Night, Sunday 5th November). Last week the largest horse welfare charity in the UK urged people to contact their local MP to ask for a review of fireworks legislation and the impact they have on animals.  Tragically, three ponies have died at Redwings in recent years because of fireworks being set off near their centres. A special podcast episode produced last year, which is still available to listen to here, told Cinders, Sprite and Percy’s…

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