Wednesday 14th February 2018 - Festival prep runs and the RA Gold Cup

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Thankfully the horses remain in great form and it was a pleasure to see Thebannerkingrebel win his 2nd bumper from as many starts when he won with a penalty at Bangor last week.  He was very impr...

Sunday 28th January 2018 - a great run of form

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I am delighted with how 2018 has started for us with 5 winners and 5 seconds coming from a double handful of runners….. I hope the rest of the season continues with that kind of luck. We had a...

Friday 5th January 2018 - a great way to start the new year.....

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Thankfully we started 2018 as we finished 2017 with another winner, as Three Ways deservedly put his head in front over fences at Catterick on New Years Day.  Having been runner up in two novice ...

Friday 29th December 2017 - Dans Le Vent has the wind in his sails ahead of Grade 1 bid.

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The team here at Folly House are really looking forward to Dans Le Vent lining up in his first Grade 1, the Betfred Challow Novices’ Hurdle, at Newbury tomorrow at 3pm.     &...

Wednesday 27th December 2017 - more winners make it a Happy Christmas

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27-December-2017 16:03
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With the horses continuing to be in great form, we've all had a wonderful Christmas, although with three small children it has been a bit hectic….and now the snow has arrived! The team enjoyin...

Wednesday 13th December 2017 - a winning start to the month.....

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I am thrilled that we've started December off on the same note that we ended November, as Kalahari Queen won her maiden at Lingfield last week in emphatic style.  Once again, Gavin was very good ...

Monday 27th November 2017 - the winners are ticking over.....

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It was great to see Dans Le Vent get his head in front in a novice hurdle at Market Rasen last week.  He has previously been 2nd to the smart Slate House at Cheltenham, and we'll now look to step...

Monday 30th October 2017 - fantastic to have another Cheltenham winner

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Double Treasure winning the competitive Class 2 Novice Chase at Cheltenham on Saturday at the Showcase meeting was a huge thrill for all of us.  He was given a peach of a ride by Gavin Sheehan, a...

Thursday 12th October - autumn is here, and the winners continue.

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I am delighted that the form of our 'summer horses' has continued as the core jumps season kicks off in earnest.  We have had more runners in October than we have had for some time, and another t...

Thursday 28th September 2017 - warming up for the winter season

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As autumn arrives with a vengeance, I am pleased that our horses continue to run well.  A winner earlier this month, and several decent placed efforts from just a handful of runners.  This i...

Friday 8th September 2017 – our owners lunch, another winner and into the top 20 in the table.

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Double Treasure was the first of our 'winter horses' to run this season and he won impressively at Newton Abbot last Saturday off an 11lbs higher mark than he had when winning well in the spring. ...

30th August 2017 - not much racing, but still the scoreboard is ticking over very nicely.

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Although there is 10 days of no racing throughout the middle of August, our horses have continued how we left off last month and another couple of winners over the last week have meant we have crept i...

Wednesday 26th July 2017 - summer winners and summer holidays over......

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Thankfully, the horses have continued to be in form this month and its lovely to see another couple of winners this week keeping the score board ticking throughout the quieter summer months! Our Thre...

Friday 30th June 2017 - a busy month buying for the future.....

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It has been a quiet month on the track as we’ve only had a small handful of runners, but they have pretty much all run well and I hope we can keep the scoreboard ticking throughout the summer to...

Saturday 27th May 2017 - another winner this week and 3 new horses.

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We were all thrilled when Fine Jewellery won at Towcester on just his second start for us. He had shown moderate form prior to Lucy picking him out and Tom Malone buying him from Ascot sales and with ...

Saturday 20th May 2017 - The horses continue to run well

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Fact of the Matter was a fine 3rd last night at Aintree in the valuable class 2 contest. Having won his 3 chases last season as a novice, I was pleased that he stepped out of novice company into an op...

Monday 15th May 2017 - the season is off to a flyer

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We have started the season in the same form as we ended last season, and I was delighted to add another to the new seasonal tally at Carlisle last week as Breaking Bits deservedly got his head in fron...

Thursday 4th May 2017 - great to get off the mark on the first day of the new season.

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As one season finishes and the next starts, I'm delighted that we’ve started how we finished…with another winner. I am thrilled that we finished last season with 25 winners, 37 seconds, ...

Tuesday 25th April 2017 – our best season to date gets better still with another Cheltenham winner.

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I ended my latest blog suggesting you’ll not regret investing in Lord Topper, and those who did were richly rewarded as he won in some style at Wetherby on 13th April 2017, the Racing Post analy...

Monday 10th April 2107 - another Saturday winner...our best season to date with three weeks still to go.

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Double Treasure fairly bolted up on Saturday at Chepstow under a lovely ride from James Davies, who was having his first ride for us. Double Treasure hasn’t been the easiest as he has been mad k...