Life-long equestrian Tilda Manson Goodier has died aged 69.

She taught many young people through her Anglesey Equestrian Centre and by instructing at the Anglesey branch of the Pony Club and Tal-y-Foel Riding Centre.

Until recently, “Tilly” was the British Horse Society chairman for north-west Wales.

She was a member of Chester horse trials driving group and died, aged 69, on 8 January, following a long battle with cancer.

This article was first published in Horse & Hound (4 February, ’10)