Fighting Chance For Boxing Day Entry

Whiskey Chaser (Frodo) has been declared for the '15:40 Collect totepool Winnings At Betfred Shops Intermediate Open NH Flat Race' at Towcester on Boxing day. After being entered and subsequently withdrawn from a number of races throughout…

BHA Investigate Murphy Incident

The British Horse Racing Authority have been pretty busy it seems with all their investigations of late – and they have another one to add to their list. Those of you who watched the Newbury race on Friday with bated breath will know that…

Mud Fever – As If The Winter Wasn’t Bad Enough!

It’s autumn again, the evenings are dark, and it all means just one thing: it’s time to prepare for another dreaded winter! For horse owners, winter means that the wet, muddy conditions mean that preventative management is heightened. One…

Fear Of Failing Drives McCoy

How anyone with Tony McCoys track record can fear failure is beyond most peoples understanding, however, the 39 year old jockey insists the fear of it is what drives him on. The 18 times Champion jump jockey is set to record his 4,000 winner…

Racehorse Owners Album

Owning a racehorse should be a great adventure for all those involved. The highs, the lows and hopefully a few memorable moments to treasure along the way. It doesn’t matter whether you’re cheering on your horse in the Aintree Grand National,…

A Good Bank Holiday At The Races

Cartmel certainly brought in the crowds of almost 20,000 racing spectators to witness the Bank Holiday line up yesterday, probably aided somewhat by the favourable weather conditions. Jonathan Garratt, Managing Director commented, "This meeting…

Look No Further For The Very Best In Horse Racing Betting

Horse racing and betting have always gone hand in hand. And if you are looking for expertise in horse race betting then look no further than William Hill. For decades, William Hill shops have been a feature of high streets up and down the…

I Know What You Did Last Summer

If you’ve never owned a horse before it can come as quite a shock to find out just how much leisure time they get. Our horse Frodo (Whiskey Chaser) seems to enjoy more holidays than Judith Chalmers. I never thought I’d be jealous of a horse's…

Garswood Lands Lennox Stakes

Richard Fahey has always highly regarded his European Free Handicap winner, Garswood, and he justified the odds to beat Caspar Netscher, who was running at 10 to 1. Boom and Bust, running at odds of 20 to 1, had been the leader for much for…

€11m Spent on Horses at Tattersalls Derby

Horseracing has long been referred to as ‘the sport of kings’, and with good reason, too. When horseracing first emerged centuries ago, it was only royalty and the aristocracy that could afford to breed racehorses. The individuals that bred…

The Career Of A.P. McCoy

Fans of National Hunt racing will all know that AP McCoy has dominated the sport of horse racing for the last two decades. While previous champions have been satisfied with riding over a thousand winners, McCoy is on route for a mind-boggling…
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Bangor-On-Dee – A Unique Welsh Racing Experience

Situated within a stones-throw of the A525 and sheltered against the winds from all directions, sits the tiny Welsh village of Bangor-on-Dee. It’s a beautiful place set in a natural hollow and surrounded by stunning countryside alongside the…