“People involved in racing are a strange breed…”

“People involved in racing are a strange breed…”

It is normal to want the best for your loved ones and it seems to be all consuming at present. I spend most of my time worrying for, hoping for, willing them on and watching with half-closed eyes, pacing around in a state of extreme anxiety! I am talking about...
News from the yard and beyond

News from the yard and beyond

| Nikki’s News | 24.04.2019 | Well, we are in an interesting time of year on the yard. With the weather warming up and the going firming up, the mud larks cannot run. And so, we have a rolling change in the string, the summer horses have been put onto the work...
Driving Bryony… mad!

Driving Bryony… mad!

| Nikki’s News, Bryony | 08.04.2019 |After the massive high of Cheltenham, back down to earth with a BUMP!She was riding at Southwell, and as I watched on the TV at home and saw the fall could only hope for the best. The camera panned back to her and she had got...
Behind-the-scenes of the Cheltenham magic

Behind-the-scenes of the Cheltenham magic

| Nikki’s News, Bryony, Cheltenham | 22.03.2019 |As with all racing stories, time has gone by very quickly since the Cheltenham Festival. The merry-go-round, doesn’t stop and lots has happened since that memorable day! The press coverage was phenomenal,...
How many tears we’ve shed for you my friend?

How many tears we’ve shed for you my friend?

| Nikki’s News | 14.02.2019 | On Friday, the weather was awful, wet, cold and windy… not lurcher weather.Woody, our lovely old lurcher, was up at the stable yard all morning, lying on a pile of loose hay. In warmer weather that would be quite normal for...
A perpetual whizz!

A perpetual whizz!

| Nikki’s News | 28.01.2019 | Hello! Well, as usual it has been a busy few days. I seem to spend my life in a perpetual whizz! Everything that needs to be done gets done somehow and there is always a method to my madness!!! It was fantastic Silver Quay, winning...