A recent report by the Horserace Bettors Forum (HBF), a relatively new body which the BHA helped put together, claims that up to 20,000 betting accounts have been closed by bookmakers in the […]
Richard Hughes says punters are being misled by incorrect going descriptions: should the guilty be punished?
The Racing Post is flagging that its most interesting guest columnist in years, top jockey Richard Hughes, will be writing tomorrow about incorrect going descriptions and the effects of those on punters. Corruption charges against […]
Punter mugged: not many walk out of Ladbrokes with a four-figure-sum; this poor guy didn’t keep it for long
A man was dragged to the ground and robbed of a four-figure sum of money he had just won at a bookmakers in West Lothian. The 58-year-old had picked up his winnings […]
Thoroughbreds are nervous creatures. Many are calm around the familiarity of the yard but start fretting as soon as the horsebox ramp is lowered. At the centre of attention in the parade […]