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Ukulele star ‘Cloggy’ George Formby remains youngest jockey, age 10

Ukulele star 'Cloggy' George Formby remains youngest jockey, age 10

Ukulele legendary star George Formby became apprentice jockey at trainer Thomas Schofield’s Epsom based stables, where he raced professionally, aged 10, the youngest ever professional jockey to this day. Formby, who died in March 1961, was removed from formal education at the age of seven – and became a stable boy in Wiltshire; at Middleham, Yorkshire […]

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Aintree Grand National ‘not about Tiger Roll’

Aintree Grand National 'not about Tiger Roll'

AINTREE Grand National 2019 winner Tiger Roll cannot expect any ‘favours’ in a bid to gain a third consecutive victory at the Merseyside track. “You can’t blackmail a system to get him running,” said Martin Greenwood, British racing’s top jumps handicapper. Tiger Roll’s trainer Gordon Elliott is awaiting the announcement for the weights set for […]

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Health, Beauty and Fitness

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Entertainment and Features

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