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11th March 2023

Minus 2 and dry when driving in.

Was there some light at the end of the tunnel with Voyburg yesterday at Exeter.. Hope so..

David Bass was in this morning..

Joanne Goodman, Adam Tedstone and Bob and Beth Cross were all here for a morning on the gallops followed by breakfast as booked through CD Tours

Steve and Deb Jaggard and Garry and Tracey Betley were all here to see their KBRS horse Phantom Getaway.

Christopher and Emily Hill were here to see their KBRS horses Phantom Getaway, Parc d'Amour and El Rio

Saint Bibiana is our only runner today, at Sandown (If it passes it's 8.30 inspection) and tomorrow we run Starvoski and Salt Rock at Warwick while Getaweapon heads to Market Rasen.. For my thoughts on their chances please click here..

Mary Newland who kindly cooks breakfast on Saturdays has been performing at Crufts with her Pyrenean Mountain Dog called Shanlimore Superstition, (Daisy)..Sadly no prizes, but Mary thoroughly enjoyed her day.

Eddie Hales my former Assistant is staying with us tonight.. he is going to meet his godson for the first time in 17 years.. Archie is very excited!!.. Archie also passed his driving test yesterday.. so he is very happy..

England play France at Twickenham..

It was a real shock to hear of the death of Mystic Meg: we hadn’t seen it coming.

Aside from star signs, the psychic was also keen on horses, and her agent, David Shapland, once asked her for tips before heading off to a day at Lingfield. Five of them won.

“How did you do that?” Shapland asked.

His client replied: “I am Mystic Meg, you know.”

Have a great weekend and see you on Monday.. the beginning of the racing week of the year.. The Cheltenham Festival...