A Gong For Lester

Lester Piggott was naked for the entire journey. The trip from his Newmarket home to York, where he had a book of rides, was expected to take three
hours. Long enough to lose a few ounces...

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George Formby, The Jockey

By the Shortest of Heads is a silent movie of which no trace remains. Made in 1915, it concerns a gang of race-fixing villains thwarted by a young stable lad.

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Lament for McCririck

I have my own opinion of racing pundit John McCririck...

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