Category Archives: Riding

Olga Brandt-Bull

Olga Brandt-Bull taught riding on the Downs before the war, and has lived the whole of her adult life within metres of Durdham Down. She has received a marriage proposal there, experienced bombing, played with her children, and of course … Continue reading

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Riding Lessons

[audio: /wp-content/uploads/2011/12/riding_lessons.mp3] Olga Brandt-Bull taught riding on the Downs before the war. She remembers an unfortunate accident. Transcript: Olga Brandt Bull: I was a riding instructress before the war, before I got married. And I used to bring my ride … Continue reading

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