Founded by Emma Nuttall in 1994 with her pair of grey hackney cross geldings called Benson and Hedges, White Horse Farm Carriages has grown and expanded, boasting a stable of 18 working carriage horses.
White Horse Farm Carriages specialises in the rare Shire horses, renowned for their patience and gentleness. These gentle giants have taken hundreds of brides to their weddings and have often been on TV.
We also have lighter built white horses for longer distances, and beautiful black Friesian stallion horses, with their impressive long curly manes.
White Horse Farm Carriages team of qualified and experienced commercial coachmen, know and love the horses that they work with.
With our impressive range of carriages, from cinderella carriages to traditional landaus, or more rural country Wagonettes seating up to 12 people. We have a carriage to suit every occasion, boasting over 20 carriages in our fleet.
Why Choose Us
Being one of the few fully licensed carriage companies in the UK you can be sure that we will offer you the best service possible.
Licensing accreditation is strict, with our horses being inspected by independent vets.
Hiring out horses without a welfare licence is an offence, and all licensed companies are required to display their license numbers on the front of their web site, social media and paper documentation..
All staff carry qualifications in their field, whether its the stable staff or the coachmen.
We have the widest selection of horses and carriages in Kent to choose from.
Animal welfare is extremely important to us, all of our horses travel in purpose built, temperature controlled lorries. Our horses have regular physios and visits from the dentist; they have an annual health check from the vet in addition to their annual vaccinations.
We have a purpose built hot water horse wash so our horses are always in pristine condition, whatever time of year it is. We also have a hot air drying room, so they are perfectly pampered.
We have 2 indoor training areas so all our horses are trained and regularly exercised whatever the weather.
We also have our Animal Welfare for transport certificates, VOSA operator's license and full £5 million public liability insurance.
Our stables are approved by the British Horse Society, and accredited for Quest by British Dressage.
Winners of 2016 and 2017 and 2018 Kent Wedding Awards.
What We Do
We don't just do carriages for weddings, we have a diverse range of services to offer.