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Here we are then! The big one! The Grand National is here, the world's greatest steeplechase. Millions will be watching, hundreds of thousands will be there – what a spectacle it is! 912 more words
Good evening from the Major who writes from his bed again after a weary day of battle. Forgive me for a more concise post but sleep is calling me with her sweet siren song, irresistible urging me downwards… one limb becoming heavy and almost impossible to lift, a drifting sensation and peaceful slumber. 995 more words
My second selection is First Lieutenant, who runs in the Ryanair Chase.
In my opinion, this horse should be running in the Gold Cup. He’s got good previous Cheltenham form, and is coming off the back of an almighty run in the Lexus when only beaten a head into second place by the late charging Tidal Bay.
Clive Davies has been trying to give his memoir, The Soundtrack of My Life, a shove up the best-seller list by revealing for the first time that he was bisexual. 579 more words