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Tuesday’s Fakenham race meeting goes ahead after second inspection

PUBLISHED: 10:56 19 December 2017 | UPDATED: 10:56 19 December 2017

Racing will go ahead at Fakenham Racecourse. Picture: Ian Burt

Racing will go ahead at Fakenham Racecourse. Picture: Ian Burt

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Tuesday’s meeting at Fakenham goes ahead after the track passed a second inspection.

Clerk of the course David Hunter took an initial look at 8am after temperatures dropped below freezing overnight, but that inspection proved inconclusive, with a second check called for 10.30am.

Hunter was able to give the go-ahead following that inspection and the ground is officially described as soft ahead of a six-race card.

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