Walter Scott

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British author of historical novels and ballads (1771-1832)

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The event also features a host of live music acts performing throughout the day, including the fantastic House Of Sax, who will be playing live after racing on the Grandstand Lawns, before the party continues on site in the Border Minstrel and finally on to the 'Official After Party' at Aveika on Newcastle's Quayside.
The appointment comes at a time of significant investment at the racecourse, following a PS120k refurbishment of the racecourse's on-site gastro-pub Border Minstrel, an increased race fixtures plan and the introduction of a new allweather track alongside the existing turf jump track.
That's the speed limit on the long approach drive into High Gosforth Park, the home of Newcastle racecourse, various golf clubs, a nature reserve, a garden centre, a fishing lake and the Border Minstrel pub.
The Les Eyre-trained Mr Fortywinks may win the Bet Tax Free In The Ring On Away Meetings With Racecourse Bookmakers Classified Stakes (3.50) at Newcastle, where Mary Reveley's Camaraderie can take the Border Minstrel Handicap (4.55) on his seasonal debut.
Tickets can be collected from the racing and events office, next to the Border Minstrel pub.
On arrival, tickets can be collected from the Racing & office, which is located next to the Border Minstrel Public House.
Pat Haslam is enjoying a good spell and he can land a long-range treble courtesy of Nigel's Lad in Newcastle's Border Minstrel Novices' Chase (3.30) and Ting in the Brian Dellafera 65th Birthday Handicap (2.10) and China Castle in the Tote Exacta Coming Soon Handicap (2.40), both at Lingfield.
In addition the Border Minstrel pub will be getting an Irish themed overhaul and staff will be donning St Patrick's Day costumes in line with the celebrations.
Gates open at Gosforth Park at 11.45am, giving punters chance to sample a pint or two of the locally brewed Eider Dark Beer currently on sale at the Border Minstrel to mark this National Hunt spectacle, ahead of the first race.
Mrs Reveley can also take the Border Minstrel Novices' Hurdle (12.50) with Lord Lamb, who made a sound debut on the course 13 days ago.
Eider Dark Beer, brewed for From the Notebook Ltd at the Allendale Brewery in rural Northumberland, will go on sale in the Border Minstrel pub located in the racecourse grounds to mark the Betfred Eider Chase raceday taking place on Saturday, February 22.
THE recently refurbished Border Minstrel gastro-pub is a great addition to the Newcastle Racecourse providing a relaxed setting for those looking for informal entertainment in a superb location.
Service at Whitley Bay Crematorium on Friday 26th October at 2.15pm and afterwards at The Border Minstrel, Gosforth Park.
The recently refurbished Border Minstrel pub, Parklands Golf Complex and 812 acres of the glorious Gosforth Park Estate, help make us one of the premier venues in North East England and much more than just a racecourse.