The new Canters
are part of MMPC's response to this call for inclusive growth.
Jockey Club Estates has recently submitted plans to ncrease the number of all-weather canters
on the famous hill from two to three and also add a new trotting ring adjacent to Old Station Road that would help to ease congestion at peak times.
MY TENT OR YOURS sailed through two canters
in Lambourn yesterday morning to confirm his Champion Hurdle bid was back on course.
Joey the puppet horse from the play War Horse canters
around the ring at BETA
full speed even with my pulling like a car on ice you're
invited a crosssection of businesses to attend, with representatives from some of the city's bestknown employers, including Royal Liver and the Probation service, along with some of the Merseyside region's fastestgrowing SMEs.
are not used for our main refuse collection rounds, but they are perfect for the job of going out to collect the odd ones and twos that are missed out," explained Dave Richardson, the council's Head of Cleansing and Grounds Maintenance.
The recall will concern a total of 15,065 Fuso Rosas and Fuso Canters
made between July 2000 and March 2001.
In severe weather, horses had to take their chances on the regular sand-based walking grounds, which could be frozen and treacherous, and meant one of the two canters
on Warren Hill was turned into a makeshift walking ground.
The customary opening of the grass canters
on Warren hill in Newmarket at the beginning of February, which traditionally heralds the start of the Flat, has this year been postponed due to the weather.
Historically the 'racecourse side' of town has always lacked a stiff canter
to match that of the ever-popular Warren Hill on 'Bury side', where as well as the traditional grass there are Polytrack and Mactrac canters
to cater for year-round demand.
Since the installation of the neighbouring Polytrack and Mactrac canters
, the annual event has only a symbolic meaning for local trainers, who previously had to rely on extensive trotting to keep their charges on the move through winter.
Trainer Ed Dunlop said: "She did two canters
over six furlongs and she's in very good form.
have allowed horses of the calibre of the Henry Cecil-trained 2,000 Guineas favourite Frankel to canter
throughout January, whereas previously he would have had to remain behind closed doors until the start of February.
THE exercising of horses on the gallops and canters
in the dark in Newmarket will not be allowed from Wednesday, with trainers facing fines and being banned from the training grounds if the Jockey Club Estate rules are not obeyed, writes Tony Elves.