It was really quite a treat at Christmas-time when there were the Hunt balls
, and the gentlemen wore nice red coats, but Arthur didn't care for dancing, so she supposed that they wouldn't go even to the ball in their little country town.
Owner Anthony Knott, fined for riding Hunt Ball
back into the winner's enclosure after a triumph at Wincanton in January, is now dreaming of returning for the Gold Cup in 2013.
A day earlier, the prince had played the same trick on guests at a hunt ball
is to join Nicky Henderson when he returns to Britain, it was revealed yesterday, further strengthening the hand of a trainer bookmakers believe is a near certainty to retain the title he won for a third time last season.
CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL winner Hunt Ball
is set for an American swansong in the $250,000 Grand National at Far Hills, New Jersey today, writes Graham Green.
could race in Britain again this winter if his US campaign fails to pan out as the eight-year-old's new connections would like, writes Richard Birch.
, whose exploits captured the imagination of Britain's racing public, embarks on the latest chapter of his colourful career on thursday, making an earlier-than-anticipated first appearance on american soil.
remains set for star billing at Doncaster Bloodstock Sales' auction on Wednesday, the sales house insisted yesterday, despite speculation that a private deal had been agreed.
He drank red wine from a half pint glass and had at least four vodka ices at a hunt ball
Meanwhile, the disciplinary hearing into last month's Cheltenham Festival marketing stunt that backfired on hunt Ball
's owner Anthony Knott and trainer Keiran Burke has been scheduled for Friday.
-SUDELEY Castle, where the North Cotswold Hunt Ball
took place, is in Gloucestershire, not Yorkshire (later editions, Page 9, December 8).
ANTHONY KNOTT, owner of Hunt Ball
, yesterday issued an angry response after learning that the BHA is to charge him and trainer Kieran Burke with conduct prejudicial to the integrity and good reputation of horseracing following a marketing stunt at last month's Cheltenham Festival.