7th December 2023

REMINDER TO OWNERS - Hunter Certificate closing dates for Christmas and New Year

3rd November 2020


Training partnership Fran and Charlie Poste (Fran trains under her maiden name of Nimmo but the couple married in summer 2019) are firmly established as one of the leading yards when it comes to...

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6th December 2019

Trainer Talk: David Phelan

David Phelan – from Middleton in County Cork – has been based in Britain for nearly 20 years, originally working for Brendan Powell, to whom he was assistant trainer.

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2nd December 2019

Trainer Talk: Sara Bradstock

Sara Bradstock is steeped in the sports of horse racing and point-to-pointing. A daughter of the late and much-loved Lord (John) Oaksey, she rode between the flags and under Rules herself in the...

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22nd November 2019

Trainer Talk: James Ridley

James Ridley has been a well-known figure on the West Midlands pointing scene since riding his...

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15th November 2019

Talking $hop: Will Biddick

In his 17 seasons as a jockey, Will Biddick has set new standards. In 2019, he won his seventh jockeys’ title – one short of David Turner’s total – and, in doing so, passed Richard Burton’s...

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15th November 2019

Trainer Talk: Tom Ellis & Gina Andrews

The first time I interviewed husband and wife training partnership Tom Ellis and Gina Andrews, they were recovering from what was – by their own admission – a disappointing 2014/2015 with just one...

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23rd May 2019

Your Chance to shape your Sport

Competitors and followers of point-to-pointing in Britain are being encouraged to float...

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