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Sun May 27
Fontwell, Kelso, Uttoxeter
Mon May 28
Cartmel, Huntingdon
Wed May 30
Cartmel, Warwick

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David's Update

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More Glorious Sunshine

As I mentioned last week, many of the Pond House residents are now out to grass for their summer holidays. The first batch are already starting to fill out and have subsequently been followed by further holiday makers, either out to the paddocks at the yard, or back home to their owners, while there will be yet more to follow over the coming weeks. As you can see from the picture above, they have been enjoying plenty of sunshine and bar a few showers around midweek; by and large it is looking like another glorious week.  Read more...

 

There are three meetings taking place this afternoon, strangely all over the sticks with the action coming from Fontwell, Kelso and Uttoxeter.  David has one runner at Uttoxeter; Vaniteux who contests the 2m4f handicap chase at 3.40pm.  It is the Sir Stanley and Lady Clarke Challenge Trophy.  Sir Stanley and Lady Clarke were tremendous supporters at Pond House for many years and had some great horses that ran in their colours including the likes of Rolling Ball and Lord Relic - it would be fabulous if we could win the race run in their honour.  Vaniteux finished third last time and is dangerously handicapped on the best of his form - he wouldn't want too much rain however.

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