Monthly Archives: May 2016

Wet, wonderful Windsor

Thank you to everyone who helped make the Royal Windsor Horse Show and the International Endurance such a brilliant success last week.

Despite the cancellation of ‘Windsor Wednesday’ due half a month’s rain falling in just 12 hours and the car parks being flooded, our fantastic teams helped make make the rest of the event a triumph.

The weather made our work a bit more challenging as you can see.

 

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Nonetheless, the resilient British public turned out in force for the remaining days and ticket sales were up by 20% day on day compared to previous years.

Some of our team were lucky enough to get up close and personal to the action, including seeing the Queen drive past – it really is her in the Range Rover, we promise!

It is a great event to be part of and we look forward to being back there again which will be our third year.

 

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2016 season opener at York Racecourse

It has been great to be part of The Dante Festival at York Racecourse this week, which welcomed 9,000 visitors to the Knavesmire for the opening race of the 2016 season.

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Among the visitors were  Prince Andrew, the Duke of York and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, Sir Alex Ferguson and Michael Owen.

This is our first, full meeting at York Racecourse, and as a Yorkshire firm, we are very proud to be associated with it and their great team.

Our first three days were full of rain, sun, wind and lots of fun.  We  looking forward to busy season of racing ahead of us, and will be back there next weekend for the May Spring Meeting.

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