ISLAND is the most interesting double-figure prospect of the day in the one-mile Newcastle Exhibition Blaydon Nursery (3.15).
11 Last Spring JLopez/Aguayo 5-1 Awakens with drop 7 Sea of Makebelieve
Valdivia/Rivelli 3-1 Unlikely but top barn 8 Marvelous Sky Felix/Wainwright 12-1 Beaten fav.; blinks off 9 J Z's Last Try Tavares/Bahena 8-1 Improved barn debut 10 High Hero Kennedy/Perez 20-1 Sprint-route-sprint 2 Tims Hope Santiago/Kirby 20-1 Some speed in last 12 Lucky Benny Ulloa/Aguayo 15-1 Usually not close 1 Prudent Hero Meza/Ryan 30-1 Nothing since maidens 6 Party On Dude SSpanabl/KSpanabl 20-1 Little lately 4 Blackhawk Warrior Diego/Hunkapiler 15-1 Never much on Poly 5 Bartbaalu Bonilla/KSpanabl 30-1 Needs to be retired 8.
for all the fun of the structured reality fair as we get taken for a ride into the land of makebelieve
Yes, Amsterdam really has become a land of makebelieve
YOUNG AT HEART - Bob, his wife Marrisse and young Lily; LAND OF MAKEBELIEVE
- fireworks at Disneyland Paris and the iconic fairytale castle
'We are in the world not of makebelieve
but of makeovers' -The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams.
He is especially harsh on two onetime MPs, referring to``the enormous trouble created by two characters straight out of the world of makebelieve
: Anthony Wedgewood Benn and Eric Heffer.''
For instance, the children who visited the pizza parlour can now practice their maths and literacy by pretending to be chefs and waitresses in a makebelieve
Fair Flight defied top-weight in the nursery, holding Makebelieve
Island by a head.
ISLAND, a beaten favourite on both appearances to date, is napped to get it right at Epsom in the EBF Staff Ingham Maiden Stakes(2.00), writes Rodney Masters.
Maybe it's because football is an overblown fantasy: a makebelieve
world of exploited loyalty, a substitute for tribal warfare that went out with the Stone Age and a commercial con-trick perpetrated by the money men - too many of them corrupt foreign billionaires.
But such shots are only makebelieve
and a long way from the real-life affair that Ronan carried on last year with Boyzone dancer Francine Cornell.