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Snow Hits and a Narrow Defeat for Greyzee

It has been a pretty mild winter up until the recent snowstorms but like most of the West Country, we got a fair helping of snow last night and it required plenty of hard work from our excellent team to get the horses out for some exercise and allow the horsebox to...

2018 Review

It has been a solid and creditable year for the yard, with a tally of 28 WINNERS and 98 places from 286 runners that have brought home over £263,000 in prize money. It is hard to pick out an individual star in 2018, so many of the string having excellent campaigns....

Master Carpenter Retires

After six wonderful seasons, where he has kept the yard involved at the top level, it is time to retire the admirable star that is MASTER CARPENTER and we are on the lookout for a home where he can have a second career as a stallion. The strong chestnut son of...

Deserved Win for Flyer

After a very busy season, with most of the horses having an uninterrupted run through the campaign, the final weeks of the turf season was quiet runners wise and many of those that did were ready for their winter holidays. However, one who had been busy but certainly...

Tattersalls Horses In Training Sales

This week it is the Tattersalls Horses In Training Sales in Newmarket and we are offering five horses through the ring on Tuesday. If you would like any more information, please contact Rod on 07885 168447 and he will also be present at the sales. LOT 448 – HAWRIDGE...

Goodwood Success for Master Carpenter

September is proving to be a very busy month with the rain finally beginning to fall and a bit of soft ground saw stable favourite MASTER CARPENTER back into the winner’s enclosure at Goodwood on Wednesday. It has been a tough 2018 for the son of Mastercraftsman as he...

Quick Return for Sweet Pursuit

A couple of runners today at Salisbury with SWEET PURSUIT (pictured) making a quick return having finished an unlucky second at Goodwood on Tuesday. BONNEVILLE – 2:50 Salisbury RUK Has had a couple of runs at Ffos Las and showed more on his second start but as a son...

Unlucky Run for Sweet Pursuit

SECOND – SWEET PURSUIT After a fortunate Monday we did not enjoy much luck yesterday as everything that could go wrong did with SWEET PURSUIT at Goodwood. Unfortunately, she slightly missed the break and although she didn’t lose too much ground it meant she was badly...

Double for the Sirs

It was a slightly surreal Monday for the yard, as having had SIR RODERIC lose out in the narrowest of photos at Windsor, it looked as if SIR PLATO (pictured) was also going to be caught as the hot favourite Cuban Heel was closing him down on the run to the line at...

Biotic and Sweet Pursuit in Action Again

It is a busy week and after yesterday’s double, we head to Goodwood and Leicester, with both SWEET PURSUIT and BIOTIC seeking their fourth win of 2018! SWEET PURSUIT – 4:45 Goodwood RUK Pastoral Pursuit’s filly that has had a tremendous year, landing a Ffos Las...