Patrick Cleal has been named as the recipient of the John Ashplant Local Hero Award in the Severn Sport End of Season Awards 2018/19.
Cleal, who is perhaps most synonymous these days with his role assisting his brother Stephen at Bishops Cleeve, becomes the second person to win the award since
What a weekend we saw last week. Across four days of Groundhopping fun we saw five games and plenty of action. Unfortunately the weekend also saw a lot of the league's finish for the season, celebrations aplenty but it leaves us with a limited list of fixtures.
Saying that, there are
The big day is upon us. The final day of the Cheltenham Festival, as well as the big one - the Gold Cup Race itself. One final push for our tipsters as they turn onto the home straight, with the finishing line in touching distance.
Firstly, if you missed what happened
What a day for the punter day three has been. Favourites galore to begin the day and at one point after the end of yesterday into the first few races today there were 6 winning favourites in a row. Frightening stuff!
For our 11 tipsters today was all about pushing on
...and breathe. Blimey, what a day we have just seen at Prestbury Park on a quite remarkable opening day of the 2019 Gold Cup Festival.
Our 11 tipsters submitted their tips way in advance of the 10am deadline, showing just how eager they were to get going. Who can blame them?
There are concerns over Wednesday's card at the 2019 Cheltenham Festival, with wind speeds expected to reach up to 50 mph over Gloucestershire.
Clerk of the course Simon Claisse said "We wanted to give an early insight into conditions for tomorrow as the forecast is looking challenging with strong, gusting winds throughout