Future generations will be able to enjoy a new garden for adults with learning disabilities in Fakenham.
While brightly-coloured jockeys raced equine champions around the track at Fakenham Racecourse, there was just as much action and colour off the track.
Trainer Neil King’s Princeton Royale was given a tremendous ride by Jack Andrews to land the Jarrold Ladies Day Chase on a perfect day to close the 2017/18 season at Fakenham yesterday.
Fakenham Racecourse - which lost its Easter Monday race meeting due to a waterlogged track – has been granted a last-minute additional fixture by the British Horseracing Authority for this coming Saturday.
Wednesday afternoon’s meeting at Fakenham has been abandoned following a 7am inspection of the north Norfolk course.
Fakenham racecourse will have to survive a 7am inspection to go ahead with a planned six-race card on Wednesday afternoon.
Tuesday’s meeting at Fakenham goes ahead after the track passed a second inspection.
Emotions were running high after 13-year-old Occasionally Yours won the opening hurdle race at Fakenham.
A Member of the European Parliament was in Fakenham on Friday to warn of the impact that leaving the European Union could have on jobs related to horse racing.
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