FUN RIDES will take place on certain Saturdays. Please see Events page for more information.

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Details on
Events page

Saturday 20th
Christmas Show Jumping
Tuesday Country Christmas Ball
Wednesday 21st
Saturday 7th
QH Ball at Donington Hall
Saturday 7th
Irish Night, Diseworth.
High Gate Jumping
Saturday 25th
QH point to point
QH Forest Ball
The Quorn Hunt
The Kennels - Opening Meet
Photos by Nico Morgan - authorised professional photographer
See Nico's gallery for more, and to buy copies of your favourites

Boxing Day Meet

Xmas wreathEveryone is invited to our traditional Boxing Day meet that will be held at 11.00 a.m. at Prestwold Hall, Prestwold Lane, Loughborough LE12 5SQ. All riders will be expected to pay a cap of £20.
There will be refreshments for foot followers, a raffle and a bucket collection for the Air Ambulance.
Please follow the signs and park in the field in front of the Hall, off Prestwold Lane. Horseboxes should park and unbox on the back drive of Prestwold Hall. Disabled persons may drive through the horsebox parking area and park behind the Hall.
All riders, when mounted, must not go around the back of the house and the church: please enter the park to the east of the hall and keep well away from people on foot.
Everyone on foot is asked to keep behind the barriers and well away from the horses.

All persons following the hunt and attending the meet do so at their own risk. As far as they can do so under the law, the Masters, Hunt committee, employees and agents exclude any liability for any damage, injury or accident whatsoever and/or howsoever caused.

The Inland Lifeboat

Lifeboat The heroic deeds of the Inland Lifeboat passed into legend with the untimely death of Charlie Brown. However, for those with short memories, we present again for your Xmas entertainment the story of its formation and the fabled Saga itself. The Lifeboat was renowned for rescuing cyclists who had become navigationally challenged and sometimes incoherent with enthusiasm after a Meet. The Saga epic retells a celebrated incident at Eye Kettleby Hall where the Lifeboat with Cox’n Brown at the helm battled through mountainous traffic in Melton to come to the assistance of an errant cyclist who had mislaid his brakes and was In Distress.

Pay for your cap online

You can now book and pay online from this website. No more phone calls, cheques, or envelopes stuffed with cash, although they are all still welcome. You can now do everything online: see the Hunt / Pay cap page for more or click here.


A Christmas prezzie for
point-to-point enthusiasts

Stuck for ideas of what to give a point-to-point enthusiast this Christmas? Why not try a GARTHORPE 2015 PREMIER CAR PASS that gives reserved front parking for all five race-days in the same numbered personal spot at the country’s premier point-to-point race course. The cost is £175 (as opposed to £250 if you pay by the day). Each pass, which is tax disc size, admits four people per car.
You can buy a Premier Car Pass online now here. Follow the prompts and type ‘Premier pass’ as your Short Description. Or contact MHC Chairman Joey Newton via the Melton Hunt Club website Contact page.


... to the Quorn Hunt's website for stop-press news, a summary of forthcoming events, details of how to contact us, a small adverts section, a unique satellite map of our country that is zoomable to hedgerow level and shows our boundary and many of our coverts (some with descriptions and photos; there is also a covert finder: click on a listed location and the map will find it for you), a brief history, current subscription rates, a Who's Who of hunt masters and officials and the supporters association, and reports and photos from our many activities.

The Quorn Hunt was founded in 1696 and takes its name from the Leicestershire village of Quorn where the hounds were kenneled from 1753 until 1904. The Quorn Hunt is one of the best known hunts in England and extends a warm welcome to many visitors from both the UK and internationally. The Quorn hunts within the restrictions of the Hunting Act 2004.