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The Daily Mail Fail

Every year there are the races and there is women’s day. It is a time for dressing classy and having Process Every year people from around the country look forward to attending these days. 297 more words

The Grand National - A Winners Profile

We have to go all the way back to the extraordinary Red Rum to find a back to back winner of the Grand National. The horse that saved the world’s greatest steeplechase was the quintessential National horse, combining buckets of stamina with the heart of lion. 1,865 more words



In the media of today’s world, Horse Racing takes a beating. Whether it be animal rights protesters exclaiming whether its right or fair to euthanise a horse after a fall, or whether it be people who just dislike the sport because they’d prefer all horses were left alone in a field, Horse Racing divides opinion, it always has and probably always will. 563 more words


Horse Welfare - Who Cares?

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After the thrill of seeing a Grand National winner being roared home from the elbow to the finish line, there is always the undercurrent of anxiety in the minutes that follow while we wait to hear news of the other runners. 1,630 more words

Horse Racing

Saturday Racing from Punchestown and Sandown

We’ve been spoilt with some great racing from Punchestown this week and some gripping finishes in the big races.  Even if it was the first time all season I hadn’t backed him it was great to see Unowhatimeanharry return to form and bag another big prize. 1,470 more words

Punchestown Festival Friday Preview

Day Two faired a little better for us with a couple of winners and places but not at any sort of prices to be retiring just yet.  1,342 more words

Punchestown Festival Day Three

The opening day proved tough for us, finding just the single winner, so let’s hope the rest of the week proves a little more successful. 947 more words