South Africa’s financial regulator has fined Steinhoff International Holdings the owner of the Dealz discount chain here and Poundland in the UK.
Fri, 13 Sep, 2019
Ross O’Sullivan is looking forward to running Call It Magic at Aintree again after the horse appeared to relish the unique fences in the Becher Chase.
Wed, 27 Mar, 2019
Willie Mullins completed a clean-sweep in the three Grade Two events in Fairyhouse yesterday, scoring with Ballycasey, Bleu Berry and Al Boum Photo.
Mon, 03 Apr, 2017
The presence of two uncontrolled dogs in an open canoe was probably a contributory factor in a fatal accident in Kenmare Bay last year, according to marine safety inspectors.
Wed, 11 Jan, 2017
Bringing dogs onto small open boats can be extremely dangerous, a coroner has warned.
Thu, 30 Jun, 2016
Great sadness has been expressed at the death of a church warden after a boat capsized on Sunday in Kenmare Bay, where two men were planning a duck shoot.
Tue, 02 Feb, 2016
A father-of-three who drowned after a canoe capsized would have been leading a search and rescue if it had been someone else, those who knew him have said.
Mon, 01 Feb, 2016
Rubi Light got the better of He’llberemembered after a titanic tussle to land the featured Arctic Tack Stud Veterans Handicap Chase in Wexford yesterday.
Wed, 18 Mar, 2015
Splash Of Ginge could be aimed at the Byrne Group Plate at the Cheltenham Festival following an encouraging performance at the Prestbury Park track on Saturday.
Tue, 16 Dec, 2014
It seems fitting that the first officially recorded Grand National winner way back in 1839 was called Lottery.
Sat, 05 Apr, 2014
Jadanli will attempt to go two places better than last year in the Goffs Thyestes Chase at Gowran on January 24.
Sat, 12 Jan, 2013
Owner Graham Wylie has confirmed John Smith’s Grand National gamble On His Own is set for an imminent return to action.
Tue, 08 Jan, 2013
Always Waining made Aintree history when winning the John Smith’s Topham Chase for the third year in a row and in the process ended a barren spell for trainer Peter Bowen.
Sat, 14 Apr, 2012
Nina Carberry bids to become the first female rider to win the John Smith’s Grand National when she partners Organisedconfusion at Aintree on Saturday for her uncle, trainer Arthur Moore.
Wed, 11 Apr, 2012
I have said before how nervous I get leading up to big races and major festivals.
Sat, 10 Mar, 2012
Roberto Goldback bids to build on his excellent second in the Irish Hennessy as he tackles 11 rivals in Sunday’s Carrickmines Handicap Chase at Leopardstown.
Fri, 02 Mar, 2012
VICTORY in the Tote Jackpot Maiden Hurdle at Naas yesterday, in which Ruby Walsh was lucky to walk away from a nasty fall (see page 25), went to longshot First Impressions, ridden by Tim Carroll and trained by Mick Mulvany.
Thu, 10 Mar, 2011
Ballyholland is to return to Aintree this spring – but it will be the Topham rather than the John Smith’s Grand National for Colin McBratney’s charge.
Thu, 13 Jan, 2011
Tom George will bide his time before deciding whether to run Nacarat in the John Smith’s Topham Chase at Aintree next week.
Wed, 26 Mar, 2008
Ground Ball may bypass the John Smith’s Grand National – with connections eyeing one of two other races at Aintree this week.
Tue, 04 Apr, 2006
STAFF at a Cork hospital are celebrating a special award for establishing a clinic which rapidly diagnoses and treats potentially malignant skin cancer.
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