....Boss Simon Bazalgette said UK racing can now "kick-on, matter to more people in this country, and ensure the sport has a healthy future at all levels". He also welcomed "reforms to racing's funding", namely the introduction earlier this week of a reformed version of the bookmaker
s' levy system. ...
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Wednesday 26th of April 2017 05:05:46 AM
....I suspect the locals are shocked that a walk in Snowdonia should be associated with an election whose manifesto, the Daily Mail tells us, will herald “Theresa’s Cast-Iron Brexit Pledge”. I did not get where I am today forecasting the results of elections, and have never forgotten my failure, along with the economist Roger Bootle, to take advantage of the odds of 6-1 against the Conservatives being offered by bookmaker
s at Ascot the day before the 1992 election. ...
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Sunday 23rd of April 2017 05:59:05 AM