Day At The Races

The Melbourne Cup The Melbourne Cup has run each year on the first Tuesday in November since 1861. It’s a handicapped race run over 3200m, which is 2 miles, (the original distance back in the early days), give or take a couple of yards. It is regarded as one of the most prestigious 2 mile [...]

At the Races

They’re off! Well they will be if you hit play. Here are three quick races for you, see how many winners you can pick. You may recall that we went to Eagle Farm Racecourse almost 3 months ago, only to be thwarted by the bank holiday Monday weather. Whilst we were there briefly on that [...]


Last Thursday I mentioned that we had arranged a very special day out on bank holiday Monday. I promise you I would post about it today, so here I am. True to my word. A Day at the Races Where is our racecourse? We had a day at the races at…… No, not Ascot! Eagle [...]