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Biggest Ever Tote Win

When sixty year old heating engineer, Steve Whiteley, went to Exeter racecourse in March 2011, he used his bus pass to get there and entered the grounds on a free promotion. He was looking forward to his day at the races and didn’t expect…

When The Grand National Went To War

During the Second World War, or at least from 1941 onwards racing was abandoned at Aintree. However, during the First World War the Aintree Grand National was held in Liverpool in 1915 but then moved to the now defunct Gatwick until 1919.…