• From The Horse’s Mouth: Neigh 1

    Welcome horse lovers to the inaugural posting of my newsletter blog, where I’ll take a look back at some of the stories that have caught my eye. It’s been a big...

  • CHELTENHAM 2014 FESTIVAL DIARY: DAY 4

    Fog again shrouded the course early on but had lifted by race time, although the mists were descending again as the last race got under way. Officially the going was Good...

  • CHELTENHAM 2014 FESTIVAL DIARY: DAY 3

    A fog shrouded course awaited the horses and jockeys today, and the going was officially Good with Good to Soft in places.  Interestingly I read a tweet (@channel4racing) that reported the...

  • CHELTENHAM 2014 FESTIVAL DIARY: DAY 2

    Racing fans enjoyed another lovely spring day’s weather, and the official course going was Good but Good to Soft in places. 1330 Neptune Novices Hurdle:  Distance 2m 5f:  Fences 10:  Runners...

  • HORSE RACING EXTRAVAGANZA: CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL 2014: DAY 1

    Last year in the run up to Cheltenham, frost covers had been used on the course and poor weather had threatened disruption of the event. Prior to this year’s festival, there...