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Book Review - A Human Heart by Matt Hopwood

A Human Story is a collection of first-hand recollections gathered by “storyteller and facilitator of sharing space” Matt Hopwood, with a brief foreword by Clare Balding. 393 more words


BBC Winter Olympic Pundits: The Ratings

The Winter Olympics have been on for almost a week and the quality of the sport has been incredible as always, but here I cast a critical eye on the presenters, commentators, and pundits whose job it is to bring a bit of sense and knowledge to the weird, wacky and spectacular world of the Winter Olympic Games. 1,435 more words


Battle for the Saddle: Final Article

Below is the link to my final 1500-word article on women and gender equality in horse racing.

Many thanks to all who helped and contributed to the Battle for the Saddle project. 17 more words

Horse Racing

Book Thoughts: The Racehorse Who Wouldn't Gallop (Clare Balding)


Title: The Racehorse Who Wouldn’t Gallop
Author:  Clare Balding
Genre: Children’s Fiction    Pages: 300
First published: 2016
Edition: Hardback, published by Puffin in 2016… 268 more words


Our Book Advent Returns!

Since 2013, we’ve been counting down the four weeks to Christmas in the best way possible- using books! In that first year, we had our  389 more words

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