The Pony Club Way – from Iveagh playpen to world stage

August 22, 2014 in SoundMor activities

This Heritage Lottery funded intergenerational history project to celebrate 50 years of the Iveagh Branch of the Pony club was a huge success.

Cutting the 'book' cake at the launch


Cutting the ‘book’ cake at the launch

 

In February 2014, the film was premiered in front of 350 guests and the book was launched at a fabulous party in the Seagoe hotel in Portadown. Dancing followed to Castlestreet. An up and coming band with a strong pony club pedigree. All mothers of band members are ex-Iveagh and 2 of the band are currently members of the branch!

 

Editorial board and committe members in England


Editorial board and committe members in England

In March 2014 the editorial board travelled to Epsom to present the book and film at the National Conference of Pony Club UK. This was a tremendous success and the achievement of those involved in the project impressed all present.