Highcamp called to ask her to go with them to the Jockey Club to witness the turf event of the season.
In the middle of the night she remembered that she had forgotten to write her regular letter to her husband; and she decided to do so next day and tell him about her afternoon at the Jockey Club.
Turned out of the Jockey Club
, turned out of Tattersalls', turned out of the betting-ring; in short, posted publicly as a defaulter before the noblest institution in England, the Turf--and all for want of five hundred pounds to stop the mouth of the greatest brute I know of, Alfred Hardyman
British Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain, His Excellency Ian Lindsay, also attended the race which included a special cup dedicated to the Jockey Club
The Jockey Club
investment will include improvements for owners and trainers, and focus on enhancing the overall customer experience at the racecourse, including elevated walkways to ease mobility and multi-tiered viewing of the parade ring.
It was in 2003 that the Jockey Club
first announced its intention to transfer its regulatory role to an independently controlled board, acknowledging that the perception of a private club regulating a major British sport could be damaging to racing's interests.
The findings will assist the Jockey Club
in carrying out its vital duties in upholding the integrity of the sport.
However, Jockey Club public relations director John Maxse said: "The claim that 14 jockeys are currently the subject of a 'betting scam probe' by the Jockey Club
is wholly inaccurate.
The Jockey Club
have consulted the Jockeys' Association and plan further discussions with jockeys, trainers and valets to agree on the details of the proposal.
Other witnesses called on his behalf were owner Tim Archer and former Surrey and England cricketer Pat Pocock while Jeremy Phipps, ex-director of security at the Jockey Club
, appeared for the prosecution.
Racing is not as straight as the Jockey Club
and others would ask us to believe it is,'' Buffham said.
Notably absent from the weekend's coast-to-coast festival of top-class races is Kentucky Derby winner Fusaichi Pegasus, withdrawn from the Jockey Club
Gold Cup because of a cut on the back of his left front hoof.