“Alice and the Cross Lanes team have really gone above and beyond the call of duty, helping me to get my confidence back with my horses. If it wasn't for them I honestly don't think I'd still be riding!

Liz Pavitt




Tammy Woodrow BHSAI

Owner/ proprietor

Tammy is the owner and has run Cross Lanes for the past sixteen years. Tammy competes regularly at Prix St George and Intermediarie I, and trains with Vicki Thomson. Tammy specialises in dressage and producing young and competition horses (pictured right).

Patrick Mc Gowan

Maintenance manager

Pat is Tammy’s father and has built the majority of the facilities. He is a key figure in the running and maintenance of the yard.

Alice Sweeney BHSAI

Head girl

Alice has worked at Cross Lanes Farm for over 4 years and has worked her way up to become head girl. Alice is training for her stage 4 riding and care, and is training and competing on Tammy's youngsters.

Yasmin Hodgson

Working pupil

Yasmin has had horses all her life - it is her love and passion. Currently she has an Irish sports horse called Macauley and they are working on their dressage skills. Yasmin has studied horses for 3 years now and is looking forward to getting more hands-on in the industry. She is training for her BHS stage 1 & 2 whilst doing her NVQ 2 and getting out to compete.