Going prediction: soft-good to soft in places.
12:00 Harrison James And Hardie Novices’ Chase (Class 2) – 3m 1½f
AT THE RACES verdict:
The step up to this trip could be the making of… 250 more words
By Simon Jackson.
More Of That justified connections’ faith when he made a winning debut over fences on his first race for more than 11 months at Cheltenham on Friday. 564 more words
1.55 Aintree: Class 2 Handicap Hurdle, 3m 149y
Intriguing to see Shutthefrontdoor back over hurdles. The former Irish Grand National winner should enjoy the conditions and trip and has done well as a fresh horse in the past, however as top weight of a mark off 146 he would have to be at his absolute very best to land this, given the last hurdle race he won was off 135. 336 more words
Inspired by the Salem witch hunts of the seventeenth century, Arthur Miller’s The Crucible offered a commentary on McCarthyism and the House Un-American Activities Committee when it first premiered in 1953 on Broadway. 399 more words
It’s the world’s most famous steeplechase, where we end up losing half of our bank balance, and bookies have a field day. It can only be the Grand National. 399 more words