Aintree Pairs Up With The Beatles

All roads lead to Liverpool this April and along with the 2014 Crabbies Grand National which takes place at Aintree Racecourse on Saturday April 5th, you can also be the lucky recipient of a package deal that is currently on offer from the organisers. Aintree…

Win Free Grand National Tickets

The Grand National is one of the world's greatest sporting events, it’s estimated that a worldwide TV audience of over 600 million will watch the drama unfold. On the 5th of April 2014 the horses will line-up to tackle those famous Aintree…

Shoppers Bag Free Grand National Tickets

Lucky shoppers at Liverpool One bagged free Grand National tickets over the festive period. Aintree racecourse placed fifty pairs of tickets for Ladies Day in a range of retail outlets throughout the shopping centre. Customers were rewarded…

Aintree Racecourse Deeds Auctioned for £6,800

A few weeks back I brought you news that the original deeds to the Aintree Racecourse were going up for auction at Liverpool auction house Cato Crane on March 5th and they did and the fetched the princely sum of £6,800. Dating all the way…
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Katherine Jenkins To Open Grand National Festival

The line-up for the opening of the the 2013 Aintree Grand National Festival is looking more and more impressive everyday especially with the confirmation and that internationally acclaimed opera singer Katherine Jenkins will perform the national…
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Galway Company To Supply Grand National Fences

With the recommendations from last years National firmly put in place for the 2013 renewal on April 6th, the contract to create the new internal structures for the 2013 Grand National fences has gone to a Galway based company in Ireland. The…
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Aintree Racecourse Original Deeds Up For Auction

Known to millions around the world as the home to the worlds greatest steeple chase, Aintree Racecourse has been etched in the history books and now a small part of that history is up for grabs for one very lucky, and I imagine, very wealthy…
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2013 Grand National Fences Even Safer

They have come under serious scrutiny over the last couple of years and been the subject of much debate but it has now been decided the the 2013 Grand National Fences are to undergo some significant changes which, it is hoped, will lead to a…
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Grand National Fences Get Thumbs Up

The racing world held it's breath on December 8th as the Becher Chase, run over the Grand National fences, underwent their first real test since modifications were made following the deaths of Synchronised and According To Pete in the 2012 National.…