It's written by Mike Craig, a Northcountryman
who has written or produced hundreds of radio and television shows for such people as Mike Yarwood, Roy Castle, Morecambe and Wise and Ken Dodd - and who just happens to be a very good stand-up comedian in his own right.
Thackray's first taste of the music industry came after the songs he wrote were featured on a local radio station and then on BBC Radio's Northcountryman
No one embodies jump racing more than Peter Beaumont, that likeable northcountryman
who almost won the Hennessy with Jodami in 1992, and now has a real chance with Hussard Collonges, owned by a point-to-point rider, Nick Bannister.