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Saturday 4th April 2020 – no jump racing until July.

04-April-2020
04-April-2020 13:26
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by Admin

In the light of the coronavirus outbreak and the shutdown of jump racing till July, we have dramatically scaled back activities here at Folly House in order to look after our owners, our staff, as wel...

Saturday 28th March 2020 - a week into lockdown

28-March-2020
28-March-2020 12:45
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by Admin

After a week of no racing, I thought you all might like to know how life is at Folly House.....We have been advised that we should continue training the horses as normally as we can, whilst observing ...

Friday 20th March 2020 - an abrupt end to our best season courtesy of Coronavirus

20-March-2020
20-March-2020 14:57
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Despite the season ending 6 weeks early, I am thrilled that once again we have bettered our previous best season to end on 46 winners (from our 50-horse yard) with a total of just shy of £380,00...

Tuesday 3rd March 2020 - documentary worth watching......

04-March-2020
04-March-2020 14:41
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We were thrilled to be a small part in the making of this great documentary which BetVictor produced when seeking to understand what it takes to make a winner...... 18+ begambleaware.org  https:...

Friday 28th February 2020 - winner number 44 for the season

28-February-2020
28-February-2020 16:03
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It was great to see Exod’ela winning on handicap debut at Ludlow yesterday under another good ride from Gavin Sheehan.  We had always thought Exod’ela was a useful horse, but he&rsquo...

Monday 24th February 2020 - rain, rain, and more rain with not much racing as a result, but lots of work behind the scenes.

24-February-2020
24-February-2020 20:58
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by Admin

With very little racing on due to all this rain (we’ve had just one runner in two weeks which was just touched off into 2nd, and just seven runners in the whole of February) it’s always a ...

Monday 10th February 2020 - Trials and tribulations.

10-February-2020
10-February-2020 13:08
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by Admin

Sometimes the luck falls your way, and sometimes it doesn’t.  Having had the most wonderful season to date with 43 winners on the board including several listed winners and The Grand Sefton...

Monday 27th January 2020 - some exciting newcomers, and The River Don......

27-January-2020
27-January-2020 20:51
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by Admin

I was thrilled that our first runner for Kate and Andrew Brooks, Fortunate Fred, ran very well on his racecourse debut at Huntingdon last week to be 3rd in what looked to be a very competitive bumper....

Sunday 19th January 2020 - a frustrating outcome to the Grade 2 Supreme Trial.

19-January-2020
19-January-2020 9:49
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by Admin

A frustrating week here really as despite having our 43rd winner of the season, Thebannerkingrebel was beaten into 3rd yesterday under a 5lbs penalty in the Grade 2 Supreme Trail at Haydock in unfortu...

Tuesday 14th January 2020 - another winner keeps the momentum rolling in the new year.

14-January-2020
14-January-2020 20:39
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by Admin

I was delighted to see Kiltealy Briggs deservedly get his head in front again over hurdles when defying a penalty to win at Kelso on Sunday.  Having bolted up at Hexham earlier this season, he wa...

Friday 10th January 2020 - hopes and dreams.....

10-January-2020
10-January-2020 13:57
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by Admin

Happy New Year to everyone - let’s hope 2020 is as lucky and successful as 2019 was for us all at Folly House.  I’ve attached a link below to a lovely article Marcus Armytage wrote i...

Tuesday 31st December 2019 - another winner to end the year in style.

31-December-2019
31-December-2019 17:21
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by Admin

Having started 2019 with Hogan’s Height winning on 1st January for Foxtrot Racing, ridden by Page, it was fitting that we ended 2019 with Anythingforlove winning today for Foxtrot Racing and onc...

Tuesday 24th December 2019 - 41 winners on the board prior to Christmas

24-December-2019
24-December-2019 14:15
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It was lovely to see Thomas Macdonagh winning at Ffos Las last week, and in turn notching up a hat trick of wins.  Having won his maiden at Hexham he was given an enticing opening handicap mark o...

Sunday 8th December 2019 - Hogan's Height wins the Grand Sefton and is our 40th winner of the season.

08-December-2019
08-December-2019 20:34
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by Admin

It really was a great thrill to see Hogan’s Height jump from fence to fence around Aintree’s Grand National course to win with his head in his chest by 16 lengths!  We had planned to ...

Friday 29th December 2019 - another couple of winners takes us to 38 for the season.

29-November-2019
29-November-2019 21:03
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by Admin

Another couple of winners this week takes our total to 38 winners for the season, from just 50 horses in the yard.....It has been an incredible season to date and all credit must go to our wonderful t...

Monday 25th November 2019 - winner no 36 for the season breaks our previous 'PB'.

25-November-2019
25-November-2019 19:52
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by Admin

Thebannerkingrebel enhanced his reputation with an authoritative victory in a Listed Novice Hurdle at Haydock on Betfair Chase day on Saturday.  In turn moving us onto 36 winners for the season, ...

Wednesday 20th November 2019 - winners, Cheltenham and new recruits......

20-November-2019
20-November-2019 21:26
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by Admin

Having had rattled the cross bar at Cheltenham over the weekend, it was good to hit the back of the net again today when Kiltealy Briggs won an EBF Qualifying novice hurdle at Hexham this afternoon by...

Tuesday 12th November - winners keeping the scoreboard ticking

12-November-2019
12-November-2019 21:08
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by Admin

Another across the card double last week has kept the scoreboard ticking over nicely as we move onto 34 winners for the season.  Early Morning Rain won on her hurdling debut under Sam Twiston-Dav...

Thursday 7th November 2019 - winner no.32 of the season and the frustration of the Rebel falling.....

07-November-2019
07-November-2019 21:04
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by Admin

It was lovely to see Battleofthesomme following up his win over fences by winning over hurdles last week at Uttoxeter under a good ride from Page Fuller.  The handicapper gave him a 13lbs rise ov...

Friday 25th October 2019 – winner number 31 for the season puts us in 4th position in the table in terms of winners this season!

25-October-2019
25-October-2019 20:29
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by Admin

Earlier this summer we were sent a couple of lovely young horses from Kate Buckett who had trained them under her permit, however she had decided to retire from training and wanted to become an owner ...

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