Porsche Backs Hickstead's Star Studded Riders Ball
Centre Mid-Sussex, due to move operations from Portslade to Burgess
Hill on December 15, is to sponsor the Hickstead Riders Ball at
the All England Jumping Course.
company, which is also providing a weekend's use of a luxury, £31,450
Porsche Boxster sports car for a prize draw, will make it possible
for equestrian fans to rub shoulders with star riders such as double
European and Badminton winner Pippa Funnell and her international
showjumping husband William, Hickstead Derby winner John Popeley
and popular showjumper Duncan Inglis.
Ball, on December 6, will be the first at Hickstead's refurbished
hospitality suite overlooking the famous International Arena. In
2002, in a luxury marquee, it attracted a large attendance but this
year in its new surroundings is a 240-ticket sell-out