Author: Allison Graham

What’s On – Spring Racing 2017

Newmarket – QIPCO Guineas Festival Saturday 6th May – Sunday 7th May Enjoy the thrill of this weekend event featuring the 2000 and 1000 QIPCO Guineas feature races, Newmarket top races of the year!  Alongside this fabulous racing, there is loads of free entertainment to ensure that you have an action packed day including on Saturday an après racing DJ set from Jonny Vaughan. The Hyperion Lawn will host the Apres Racing after party. It will be a great new location for racegoers looking to socialise and meet up with friends. There will be music and live entertainment from a...

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What’s On – Easter Racing 2017

Huntingdon Racecourse Looking for a day full of family fun? Look no further, than The Easter BIG Family Fun Day on Monday 17th April 2017, with free entertainment and with kids going free, the Big Family Fun Day is not to be missed. As with all of Huntingdon’s BIG Family Fun Days, there will be lots of free entertainment. The star attraction for this fixture will be PADDINGTON BEAR! Not only can you meet Paddington at intervals throughout the day but you can enjoy a wide variety of inflatables, games and soft play, not forgetting the face painter. Remember all of the...

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Who Will Spearhead the Irish Challenge at This Years’ Cheltenham Festival?

Ever since the Cheltenham Festival first originated back in 1860, this stellar event has been dominated by Irish-trained horses. This is a trend that looks set to continue in 2017, with the latest instalment already underway and a number of prominent Irish trainers in the hunt for success. We will see a slight change to the status quo this year, however, with Irish trainers set to provide a level of strength-in-depth that includes five or six exceptionally talented operators. So while one or two are poised to dominate the major race cards as usual, there are now others who...

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Top 3 Fashion Trends for Cheltenham Ladies Day

Fashion Trends for Cheltenham Ladies Day Ladies Day is one of the most popular days at the Cheltenham Festival. Women from around the country don their favourite frock, best pair of heels and their most extravagant fascinator, ready for a day of sipping champagne, placing bets and hopefully winning big on the horses. The fashion is, on occasion, sometimes just as important as the horses, and the focus on Ladies Day is often fixed on what the ladies are wearing rather than which horses are winning. The festival is already well under way and we’ve seen some key trends,...

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Cheltenham Gold Cup statistics and analysis

The Cheltenham Gold Cup is the most valuable non-handicap chase in Britain and the total prize money for the 2017 running will be £575,000. Run over 3.3 miles and 22 fences, it’s a gruelling test for only the best – this is the race that everyone wants to win… but what are the chances of this year’s contenders? Last Year’s Winner? In the Gold Cup’s history only seven horses have won more than once, the most recent of them is Kauto Star, who took the spoils in 2007 and 2009 and is the only horse to regain the Gold Cup....

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