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Saturday Double

Having a yard double is always enjoyable and today's was a reflection of the hard work put in by the team at Down Farm over the Christmas period. Doctor Dex kick-started proceedings in the maiden hurdle at Wetherby in just his second start over hurdles. He finished a...

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BLACK OP (IRE) did well to finish a close third in the Betbright Dipper Novices' Chase at Cheltenham on Tuesday after a catalogue of jumping errors. Following discussions with his owner Roger Brookhouse, Noel Fehily and jumping expert Yogi Breisner we have decided...

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Following two below par performances on the racecourse this season a thorough veterinary examination has been carried out on Summerville Boy by Ian Wright at Newmarket Equine Hospital. The results of the bone scan have revealed a hairline fracture of the right hind...

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Holiday Lets

Sophie has recently added another abode to the holiday lets at Down Farm, although this one is a little different to the others! The beautifully handcrafted Shepherds Hut arrived from Pumphrey & Weston last week and will be ready for visitors in the New Year. Peglar's...

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WESTERN WAVE (FR) ran out the easy winner of the 3m1f Handicap Hurdle at Hereford on Saturday. Noel George held him up towards the rear of the field and he rallied well for pressure two from home to secure a nine length victory for Somerset Racing. Noel's luck...

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