Cheltenham Festival 2014: Gold Cup Day – Martin Pipe Conditional Jockey’s Handicap Hurdle.

How many of us would have dared to dream that Thomas would one day be racing at the Cheltenham Festival on Gold Cup Day? One could not help having a feeling of immense pride to see Thomas at such a prestigious event. Needless to say, the emotions were running high in anticipation of the 4:40 … Continue Reading »

Thomas wins again!

On Friday the 15th November, Thomas won the David Johnson Memorial Intermediate Handicap Hurdle. One could not ask for a more fantastic start to the season; two runs at Cheltenham and two wins! Thomas moved up a class on his return to the home of National Hunt Racing, however as in his previous run, he … Continue Reading »

Book: ‘In the Bath’.

This is the ridiculous story of the eccentric upper-crust comedian and ‘jolly good egg’ Mr Tim FitzHigham, and his epic attempts to row a copper Thomas Crapper bath across the English Channel. The authorities (especially those of the French) tried to stop him. Ultimately, they forced him to change the design from a lone bath … Continue Reading »