Tuesday January 9th

I am delighted to say that our Blog has made the top 75 racing Blogs in the country as selected by Feedspot. Please keep up the support of our yard and also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!!!! All positive feedback helps us to improve our social media to keep everyone up to speed!! Today we have 2 mares…

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Saturday January 6th

A very exciting day ahead. We have had to split up to go to 2 places as you could expect with 2 of our best horses running in 2 different areas of the country. Fergal has travelled west to Chepstow to saddle ‘Chase the Spud’ in the Welsh National and we run ‘Socksy’ in an earlier race. ‘Socksy’ is in…

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Wednesday January 3rd

A good work morning this morning. We are all getting very excited about the weekend ahead with the rearranged Chepstow meeting taking place on Saturday with the Welsh National being the main event of the meeting. ‘Chase the Spud’ is in good form ready to take the race on. ‘Chase The Spud’ winning at Haydock last November. ‘Perfect Candidate’ also…

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Tuesday January 2nd 2018

Well that is the first time I have written 2018 and it always feels strange for a while getting used to a new year. I hope that 2018 is going to bring us even more fantastic days and lots of luck and joy for everyone involved. The horses look amazing and some snowy days over the festive period have meant…

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New Year’s Eve 2017

A fantastic end to 2017 as ‘Poetic Rhythm’ answered our prayers and gave us our first ever Grade 1 yesterday winning the Challow Hurdle at Newbury. The pace was strong which made it a gruelling test of guts and determination at the end. Thankfully ‘Poetic Rhythm’ possesses those 2 things in abundance!!! He had a big battle on his hands…

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Christmas Day

Merry Christmas to everyone. We all worked early as usual and got the horses mucked out, fed and watered. We rode 2 lots and finished the morning with a mug of champagne to toast the day. Lilly and ‘Cosmic King’ get into the Christmas spirit. The string on first lot. Tori and ‘Chase the Spud’ who runs in the Welsh…

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Saturday December 23rd

A fab ending to the week. Great results on Thursday with ‘Paul’s Hill’ powering up the Towcester hill to win well from an unlikely position. Paddy never gave up on him and when the front horses started to get weary he kept on gamely and flew past them. ‘Jennifer Juniper’ ran a solid race and finished a good 5th in…

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Thursday December 21st

Christmas is just around the corner so it has been very hectic at the yard. It is still a very busy time at the yard with so much racing all over the country on Boxing Day. We had a good schooling morning this morning. Alain, Paddy, Brodie and Johnny were all in and the horses all jumped very well. Some…

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Saturday December 16th

A great work morning at the yard. First lot was still a bit dark and then the sun decided to show itself. Some pictures from the morning- ‘Ocean Cove’ ridden by Kaitlin. He has entries at Exeter and Towcester on Thursday in novice hurdles. Tori far side on ‘Barney Dwan’ and Rob this side on ‘Mercy Mercy Me’. They went…

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Friday December 15th

We had a busy morning at the yard today. Everyone is heading to Cheltenham for the two day meeting ahead. Lots of owners stay locally to have an easier journey into the course. We are lucky that it’s our local track!!! A short 20 minute journey for us to get there is all it takes. We have 3 runners today….

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