Wayne plotting return next week

Swindon Advertiser: Wayne Hutchinson

11:15am Friday 24th October 2014

SWINDON jockey Wayne Hutchinson intends to be back in action early next week following a nasty fall at Southwell on Thursday.

Balding memorial to be held at Marlborough College

Swindon Advertiser:

4:16pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A MEMORIAL service for Grand National-winning trainer Toby Balding will be held at Marlborough College on December 15 at 2pm.

Hughes' joy at champion jockey hat-trick

Swindon Advertiser: Jockey Richard Hughes and his children Harvey and Phoebe with his Flat Jockeys Championship trophy during Betfred November Handicap Day at Doncaster Racecourse, Doncaster. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday November 9, 2013. See PA story RACI

4:14pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

WILTSHIRE-BASED Richard Hughes has spoken of his delight at effectively being crowned champion jockey for a third successive season.

Owner undecided on Wiltshire-trained Al Kazeem

Swindon Advertiser: Al Kazeem,  pictured above winning the Prince Of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot, is favourite to land the Juddmonte International at York today

4:24pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

OWNER John Deer is in no rush to decide whether Wiltshire-trained Al Kazeem will be brought back to the racecourse next year following his creditable effort in Sunday's Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp.

Hannon's Sky Lantern is retired

Swindon Advertiser: Jockey Richard Hughes celebrates Sky Lantern's 1000 Guineas win for Wiltshire trainer Richard Hannon

4:34pm Sunday 5th October 2014

RICHARD Hannon's four-time Group One-winning filly Sky Lantern has been retired following another disappointing showing at Newmarket on Saturday.

Tiggy Wiggy form delights Hannon ahead of Newmarket test

Swindon Advertiser: Trainer Richard Hannon jnr

9:44am Friday 26th September 2014

RICHARD Hannon believes the form of Tiggy Wiggy's last two runs suggest his lightning-fast filly is still improving ahead of the Connolly's Red Mills Cheveley Park Stakes at Newmarket on Saturday.

RACING: Hannon frustrated by soft ground

Swindon Advertiser: Richard Hannon Jnr

2:47pm Monday 8th September 2014

RICHARD Hannon believes soft ground led to Toormore's downfall in the International Topkapi Trophy in Turkey on Sunday.

RACING: Turkey treat for Hannon's Toormore

Swindon Advertiser: Toormore ridden by Ryan Moore on their way to victory in the Novae Bloodstock Insurance Craven Stakes at Newmarket yesterday

4:08pm Friday 5th September 2014

CONNECTIONS of Wiltshire-trained horse Toormore feel they have found a golden opportunity for last season's champion two-year-old to collect some lucrative prize money when he lines up in the International Topkapi Trophy at Veliefendi in Turkey on Sunday.

Bellamy joins King's yard

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

CONDITIONAL jockey Tom Bellamy is to join Alan King’s yard after nearly three years with David Pipe.

Charlton has options for Thistle Bird

Swindon Advertiser: Beckhampton trainer Roger Charlton at Royal Ascot yesterday

5:30am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

BECKHAMPTON trainer Roger Charlton is weighing up several Group One options for Thistle Bird after she opened her account at the highest level at the weekend.

Trainer King pays tribute to tragic Tiger Cliff

Swindon Advertiser: Alan King enjoyed triple success at Warwick on Saturday

5:19pm Sunday 22nd June 2014

Alan King has paid tribute to popular stayer Tiger Cliff, who suffered a fatal heart attack after finishing fourth in the Queen Alexandra Stakes at Royal Ascot on Saturday.

Ascot victory for Hannon

Swindon Advertiser: Richard Hannon Jnr

10:05pm Thursday 19th June 2014

WILTSHIRE trainer Richard Hannon enjoyed success at Royal Ascot yesterday as Baitha Alga won the Norfolk Stakes.

Hannon’s relief as Toronado triumphs

Swindon Advertiser: Trainer Richard Hannon jnr

5:30am Wednesday 18th June 2014

WILTSHIRE trainer Richard Hannon admitted to a palpable sense of relief after Toronado lived up to every possible expectation in the Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot.

Hannon is considering a Royal Ascot Kool running

Swindon Advertiser: Richard Hannon Jnr

5:30am Thursday 5th June 2014

ROYAL Ascot and a return trip to Ireland are under consideration for Kool Kompany after the exciting juvenile struck for Wiltshire trainer Richard Hannon in the Alfred Nobel Rochestown Stakes at Naas.

Trainer King Scoops a special visitor

Swindon Advertiser: Alan King enjoyed triple success at Warwick on Saturday

5:30am Thursday 29th May 2014

WILTSHIRE trainer Alan King had a special visitor to his Barbury Castle yard yesterday when he welcomed a wheelie bin cleaner who picked up £1,342,559 following Chatez’ win at Haydock on Saturday.

Meehan releases statement after M11 crash

Swindon Advertiser: Brian Meehan's Pistolero has died after a crash on the M11

11:30am Friday 16th May 2014

BRIAN Meehan has issued an update on the health of the horses and staff involved in a serious motorway accident on Thursday evening, in which two people died.

There's a new King at the Castle

Swindon Advertiser: Neil King

5:30am Thursday 15th May 2014

A NEW King is rolling into Barbury Castle this summer after national hunt trainer Neil King announced plans to move to area.

Third for Balder Succes at Punchestown

Swindon Advertiser: Balder Succes and Wayne Hutchinson win for Barbury Castle trainer Alan King at Aintree on Saturday

5:30am Friday 2nd May 2014

BARBURY Castle trainer Alan King’s Balder Succes claimed a creditable third place at the Ryanair Novice Chase at Punchestown yesterday.

Beat That takes Novice Hurdle for Henderson

Swindon Advertiser: Nicky Henderson

5:30am Thursday 1st May 2014

Beat That showed guts and class in equal measure to claim the Irish Daily Mirror Novice Hurdle at Punchestown.

Barbury Castle trainer eyes Succes in Novice Chase

Swindon Advertiser: Balder Succes and Wayne Hutchinson win for Barbury Castle trainer Alan King at Aintree on Saturday

5:30am Wednesday 30th April 2014

Balder Succes will lead the British assault on the Ryanair Novice Chase at Punchestown on Thursday.

Toast of New York joins the stars at Lambourn Open Day

Swindon Advertiser: HEALTH CHECK: Sprinter Sacre will miss the Cheltenham Festival

5:30am Monday 14th April 2014

UNITED Arab Emirates Derby winner Toast of New York will join the list of stars on parade at The Betfair Lambourn Open Day on Good Friday.

Hutchinson out of Scottish National

5:30am Saturday 12th April 2014

WAYNE Hutchinson says that he is gutted to be missing today’s Coral Scottish Grand National through injury.

Hutchinson ruled out of Scottish Grand National

Swindon Advertiser: Wayne Hutchinson

12:05pm Friday 11th April 2014

WAYNE Hutchinson has been forced to withdraw from defending his Coral Scottish Grand National title through injury.

Aintree Success for Hutchinson

Swindon Advertiser: Wayne Hutchinson onboard Balder Success

11:20pm Sunday 6th April 2014

SWINDON jockey Wayne Hutchinson missed out on glory at the Grand National on Saturday but did still manage to claim his second winner of the Aintree festival earlier in the day.

Hutchinson and Walkon fail to finish

Swindon Advertiser: Wayne Hutchinson

4:57pm Saturday 5th April 2014

WAYNE Hutchinson and Walkon failed to finish the Grand National at Aintree this afternoon after the Swindon jockey was forced to pull the horse up.

It’s Wayne-tree joy for our boy Hutch

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon jockey  Wayne Hutchinson on his way to winning the Alder Hey Children's Charity Handicap Hurdle

5:30am Saturday 5th April 2014

WAYNE Hutchinson will be hoping to have further luck at Aintree today when he saddles Walkon in the Grand National.

Hutchinson gets National service with Walkon

Swindon Advertiser: Wayne Hutchinson

5:30am Friday 4th April 2014

WAYNE Hutchinson is hoping that Walkon’s taste of Aintree last year will stand them in good stead for Saturday’s Grand National.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: No one could have predicted Freaky Friday

Swindon Advertiser: Lord Windermere (left) battles it out with Lyreen Legend after Boston Bob fell at the last in the RSA Chase

5:30am Saturday 15th March 2014

AS THE sell-out crowd piled in for the last day of the Cheltenham Festival, no one could have predicted how the day would pan out.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Dave's Donkeys - The bookies won at Cheltenham

Swindon Advertiser: The Swindon Advertiser's Cheltenham Festival tipster Dave Veysey

5:30am Saturday 15th March 2014

Resident Adver tipster Dave Veysey sums up his Cheltenham Festival

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Day Four

Swindon Advertiser: Bobs Worth gets the better of Long Run, right, in the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup

11:58am Friday 14th March 2014

Live text updates of the last day of the 2014 Cheltenham Festival. The big race of the day is the Betfred Gold Cup, which goes off at 3.20pm.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Dave's Donkeys - Day Three

Swindon Advertiser: The Swindon Advertiser's Cheltenham Festival tipster Dave Veysey

5:30am Friday 14th March 2014

FINGAL Bay was the only highlight of the day, delivering as expected albeit via a photo finish.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Day Three

Swindon Advertiser: Cockney Sparrow leads the chasing group over the final flight of the OLBG Mares Hurdle at Cheltenham

11:59am Thursday 13th March 2014

Live updates of Day Three from the Cheltenham Festival, including the feature race of the day, the Ladbrokes World Hurdle.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Wiltshire-based McCoy rides through the pain barrier

Swindon Advertiser: GREAT PERFORMANCE: Jezki, ridden by Barry Geraghty, on their way to winning the Stan James Champion Hurdle Challenge Trophy from My Tent Or Yours ridden by Tony McCoy (right) during Champion Day at Cheltenham Racecourse yesterday

9:29pm Thursday 13th March 2014

DAVID Howell will be hoping for a better round at the Trophee Hassan II today after finishing his opening round in Morocco on level par.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Nico gives Nicky something to shout about

Swindon Advertiser: Nico de Boinville

5:30am Thursday 13th March 2014

Nicky Henderson finally got the winner he needed, but perhaps not in the race or with the jockey that people would have expected.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Dave's Donkeys - day three

Swindon Advertiser: The Swindon Advertiser's Cheltenham Festival tipster Dave Veysey

5:30am Thursday 13th March 2014

THREE placings in yesterday’s races means I’m finally off the mark.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: King edged out in RSA Chase

Swindon Advertiser: Alan King enjoyed triple success at Warwick on Saturday

5:30am Thursday 13th March 2014

It was a nail-biting finish in the RSA Chase, not least for Alan King, whose brave chaser Smad Place was battling it out up the hill with O’Faolains Boy.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Day Two

Swindon Advertiser: ARKLE BID: Rock On Ruby, left, struggled at Cheltenham yesterday

11:48am Wednesday 12th March 2014

Live updates from Day Two of the Cheltenham Festival, including the feature race of the day, the Queen Mother Champion Chase.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Dream come true for Lambourn's Snowden

Swindon Advertiser: Lambourn trainer Jamie Snowden

12:34pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

LAMBOURN-BASED Jamie Snowden’s dreams hung in the balance after the last race on day one of the Cheltenham Festival yesterday, as the stewards took an agonising length of time deliberating over the result.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Dave's Donkeys - Day Two

Swindon Advertiser: The Swindon Advertiser's Cheltenham Festival tipster Dave Veysey

5:30am Wednesday 12th March 2014

WELL that’s not the start we were looking for on day one of the Festival.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Day One

Swindon Advertiser: Tips for Cheltenham

10:56am Tuesday 11th March 2014

Live updates from Day One of the 2014 Cheltenham Festival, including the big race the Stan James Champion Hurdle

Swindon jockey Wayne hopes he can spring a surprise at the Festival

Swindon Advertiser: Wiltshire jockey Wayne Hutchinson celebrates on Medinas after winning the Coral Cup for Barbury Castle trainer Alan King

5:30am Tuesday 11th March 2014

WAYNE Hutchinson knows neither he or his horses are likely to be on many punters’ betting slips ahead of the Cheltenham Festival, but that doesn’t stop the Swindon jockey from dreaming of being a spoiler once again during the biggest week of the racing year.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Henderson urges clerk of the course not to water

Swindon Advertiser: Nicky Henderson at his Seven Barrow yard today

5:30am Monday 10th March 2014

Nicky Henderson and Paul Nicholls have both expressed their hopes that no watering will be necessary at Cheltenham before the Festival kicks off tomorrow.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Henderson still smiling despite Sprinter's absence

Swindon Advertiser: Nicky Henderson

5:30am Saturday 8th March 2014

Aside from some obvious nerves, Nicky Henderson would normally be quietly confident at this time of year.

CHELTENHAM BOUND: McCoy opens up to the Adver

Swindon Advertiser: AP McCoy celebrates behind the bar of The Outside Chance

5:30am Friday 7th March 2014

AP McCoy’s career statistics speak for themselves.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: King of the Castle goes in search of Cheltenham glory

Swindon Advertiser: Alan King enjoyed triple success at Warwick on Saturday

5:30am Wednesday 5th March 2014

Adver racing writer Laura Lambert meets Barbury Castle trainer Alan King ahead of the Cheltenham Festival.

Gold Cup champion Bobs Worth to skip Newbury

3:36pm Friday 28th February 2014

BOBS Worth will gear up for his Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup defence with a spin on the Lambourn gallops on Sunday.

All eyes on the weather ahead of Cheltenham Festival

Swindon Advertiser: Horses working out at the Barbury Castle estate

5:30am Thursday 27th February 2014

WITH less than two weeks to go until the Cheltenham Festival, champion jockey AP McCoy and local trainers Nicky Henderson and Alan King are monitoring the weather forecasts.

Lambourn's Henderson pulls Sprinter Sacre out of Cheltenham

Swindon Advertiser: Trainer Nicky Henderson with stable star Sprinter Sacre at his Seven Barrows base in Lambourn today

10:33pm Sunday 23rd February 2014

LAMBOURN trainer Nicky Henderson has decided not to run Champion Chase favourite Sprinter Sacre at the Cheltenham Festival.

Henderson's Sacre and Long Run set for a run

Swindon Advertiser: Nicky Henderson

5:30am Wednesday 12th February 2014

LAMBOURN trainer Nicky Henderson’s Sprinter Sacre could be set for a pre-Cheltenham Festival meeting of sorts as both he and Long Run are pencilled in to work at Kempton on February 22.

Balder Succes romps home

Swindon Advertiser: Alan King enjoyed triple success at Warwick on Saturday

5:30am Monday 10th February 2014

The Aintree and Punchestown Festivals, as well as Cheltenham, will be under consideration for Balder Succes after his triumph in the Kingmaker Novices’ Chase at Warwick on Saturday.



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