Today broke with the very sad news about Richard Woolacott.

Lots of sympathy to all Richard’s family and friends. He was a good comrade and friend and rode winners for Nikki. His smiley face and sense of humour will be sadly missed.

Richard Woollacott: landed his biggest success with Beer Goggles in last month’s Long Distance Hurdle
Edward Whitaker
Photo from Racing Post

Horse racing trainer Richard Woollacott dies aged 40. Photo: Harry Trump/Getty Images.
The Irish Times