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7 Neighbourhood Necessities (Part 3): The Wellbeing of Children

The mayor of Bagota Columbia, Enrique Penalosa, said: “Children are a kind of indicator species. If we can build a successful city for children, we will have a successful city for all people.” The  1,131 more words


The Grand National for Novices

The Grand National is one of the major sporting events of the year and although I have always wanted to go one day, I have never been. 1,251 more words

Aintree Races,Randox Health Grand National Festival Day Two, Friday 13th April 2018

It may have been a wet and gloomy Ladies Day at Aintree but the cloud occupied by the late Richard Woollacott shone down on his wife and current licence owner Kayley to give her one of the biggest wins in her training career as Lalor finally delivered his first success over hurdles when landing the Grade 1 Top Novices’ Hurdle much to the delight of friends,family and racegoers alike. 950 more words

The day the world turned orange (II) #GrandNational18

When I first went to Aintree six years ago, I wrote a blog called “the day the world turned orange”. I had been caught out by the wonderful world of scouse and I’ve been going back to Aintree every spring since. 177 more words


Tiger Roll Wins The English Grand National!

The English Grand National was won by Tiger Roll rode by Davy Russell. Tiger Roll was trained by Gordan Elliott and owned by Michael O’ Leary. 208 more words