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Two Great Horses Gone

Two Great Horses Gone

WE’RE NOT even two weeks into 2021 but the year has already brought news of the deaths of two of the...

Names controversy: how many ‘innocent mistakes’ does one sport need?

Names controversy: how many ‘innocent mistakes’ does one sport need?

IN THE ERA of ‘Black Lives Matter’, issues of racial discrimination are firmly on the agenda in ever...

Ironic Twists as Charlatan Pointed Toward Riyadh Conquest

Ironic Twists as Charlatan Pointed Toward Riyadh Conquest

THE NEW YEAR MAY be young but, even before two weeks have passed, it is rife with irony. Just four y...

Mighty oaks grow in Cheveley Park

Mighty oaks grow in Cheveley Park

WHAT WAS THAT about little acorns? Ah yes: ‘Mighty oaks from little acorns grow’ is the phrase. This...

Very Little Light At The End Of The Tunnel

Very Little Light At The End Of The Tunnel

THE FIRST line last week stated welcome to 2021, what can possibly go wrong? Well it seems the posit...

Let’s hear it for the jockeys! (And the stable & ground staff too!)

Let’s hear it for the jockeys! (And the stable & ground staff too!)

YOU HAVE to be brave and tough to be a jockey! It’s one of the few professions where you are followe...

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