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Cleaning the Sea

The Habaneras shopping centre in Torrevieja has launched a poignant display, coinciding with World Environment Day, of a shark ingesting plastic litter. Using the hashtag #YoSoyTorrevieja, the campaign aims at raising awareness of waste, particularly plastic, and the harm it does to the marine environment. The Habaneras shark is made from wire mesh and is …

Huge excitement as Euromillions Superdraw tops €100 million!

Euro millions lottery

The Euromillions lottery has topped €100 million. The jackpot for the draw this evening, 7th June 2019, will be around €130 million. The draw held on Tuesday was a normal draw which rolled over as there was no winner. However, this evening players from all over the world will be enjoying the possibility of winning […]

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Promoting Shopping in Torrevieja

Despite many local retailers suffering from the domination of the likes of the Habaneras and the Zenia Boulevard shopping centres in recent years, there has been a new revival of local stores in Torrevieja, and now, a major bank is getting behind small businesses with a campaign to promote their use. “We believe in Torrevieja”, …

Eric Alston – apprentice jockey to trainer – spanning almost six...

Eric Alston, apprentice jockey to trainer, spanning almost six decades, saddles Maid In India at Haydock Park on June 8.

By Andrew Atkinson Exclusive ERIC Alston is approaching 60 years in the Sport of Kings, the Lancashire born trainer having been apprentice jockey with Walter Wharton in the sixties. On Saturday at Haydock Park Eric and his wife Susan, who have been married over 50 years, will saddle Maid In India in the Betway Achilles […]

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Torrevieja is Best for Tapas

A recipe deeply rooted in the Vega Baja, prepared by a restaurant in Torrevieja, is the best tapas in the entire Valencia region, according to the judges ot the regional competition, Mejor Tapa MadeinCV. The dish consists of gallo pedro, otherwise known as Zeus faber, from the Zeidae family, a deep sea pelagic fish with …

Battash on song for Royal Ascot King’s Stand Stakes

Battash is on track for a tilt at landing the King's Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot

By Andrew Atkinson Battash is on track for a tilt at landing the King’s Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot on the back of a success at Haydock Park. Battash, trained by Charlie Hills, who made a successful reappearance in the Temple Stakes at Haydock, is reported to be in good form on the gallops. Second […]

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Buick awaits medical advice ahead of Royal Ascot

Buick awaits medical advice ahead of Royal Ascot

By Andrew Atkinson WILLIAM Buick is awaiting medical advice as to whether he can return to racing at Royal Ascot this month – in the wake of suffering post head-injury syndrome in May. Buick, 30, underwent tests at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge, after being dumped by Sir Busker going to post at Ascot. Norwegian born […]

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Phoenix of Spain favourite to land the Royal Ascot St James’s...

Phoenix of Spain – noted by fromthe horsesmouth.tips – when landing a shock 16-1 win in the Irish 2,000 Guineas, favourite to land the Royal Ascot St James’s Palace Stakes By Andrew Atkinson PHOENIX of Spain – noted by fromthe horsesmouth.tips – when landing a shock 16-1 win in the Irish 2,000 Guineas is favourite […]

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It’s incredible – I’m so privileged – ace O’Brien

Team O'Brien: Anthony Van Dyke wins the Investec 2019 Derby.

It’s incredible – I’m so privileged – ace O’Brien in record equalling seventh Derby win with Anthony Van Dyke By Andrew Atkinson ANTHONY Van Dyke was successful in giving trainer Aidan O’Brien a record equalling seventh Investec Derby win at Epsom under jockey Seamie Heffernan in the 240th running of the world’s richest Flat race. […]

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fromthehorsesmouth.tips 9 horse 3,214-1 accumulator

fromthehorsesmouth.tips had a 21-1 double at Epsom's 2019 Derby meeting

fromthehorsesmouth.tips 21-1 Epsom double – with Zaaki and Watchable – in 9 horse 3,214-1 accumulator at Epsom, Doncaster, Hexham and Lingfield By Andrew Atkinson fromthehorsesmouth.tips had a 21-1 double at Epsom’s 2019 Derby meeting – the richest meeting in British Flat racing – with winning selections Zaaki (11-8) and Watchable (8-1). Alkaame (6-1) was an […]

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Enable seasonal debut in Coral-Eclipse at Sandown – ahead of tilt...

TRAINER John Gosden will saddle Enable in the Coral-Eclipse at Sandown in July – ahead of a tilt at the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe. The odds on various betting websites look favourable for this beautiful horse. “John Gosden feels that Royal Ascot will come too soon and she will be aimed at the Eclipse […]

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Italian star Frankie ‘in love’ after fifth Oaks win on Gosden’s...

Jockey Frankie Dettori (right) celebrates winning the Investec Oaks on Anapurna

By Andrew Atkinson FRANKIE Dettori was ‘in love’ after his successful ride on Anapurna in the Oaks at Epsom – when beating Pink Dogwood for the Italian star’s fifth victory in the Classic: “I absolutely love it!”, said Dettori. Anapurna, a daughter of Frankel and trained by John Gosden, went ahead of Pink Dogwood, trained […]

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Saturday Racing – Nicky Henderson looks for Worcester double

Nicky Henderson looks for Worcester double. Photo source Twitter

WORCESTER races sees Nicky Henderson saddle duo, Steal A March (3.30) in the National Hunt Flat race over 2 miles, with Nico De Boinville up, and King’s Ryde (4.05) also ridden by De Boinville, tipped to win. Worcester tips: 1.45 Shoal Bay. 2.20 Alltimegold. 2.55 Notwhatiam. 3.30 Steal A March. 4.05 King’s Ryde. 5.00 Our […]

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Provisional 2020 Regional Fiesta Calendar Released

The labour and works committee of the Valencia government has approved the submission of the working calendar for 2020, which includes 12 public holidays to be celebrated across the region. The final draft, which has been approved unanimously by the unions representing workers, as well as representatives of companies and business confederations, will now be …

Torrevieja Brits Arrested in Drugs Find

Officers from the Guardia Civil working at Alicante-Elche Airport have arrested two people on the suspicion of offences against public health, after intercepting a massive amount of drugs. The officers became aware of a shipment in January which was sent from Ireland to Torrevieja, via the airport. This shipment contained 5,640 zopiclone tablets; a medicine …

‘Lucky 7’ in O’Brien’s seventh Derby winning bid

Aiden O'Brien will saddle seven of the 13 runners going to post in Saturday's Investec

By Andrew Atkinson Aiden O’Brien will saddle seven of the 13 runners going to post in Saturday’s Investec Derby over 1 mile 4 furlongs at Epsom Downs. “Every horse is bred and raised to go to the Derby,” said O’Brien, who saddles Sir Dragonet (tipped to win) Circus Maximus, Norway, Sovereign, Broome, Japan, and Anthony […]

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Trainer Brisbourne hopeful of remaining in racing after stables development notification

Mark Brisbourne - hoping to stay in racing.

By Andrew Atkinson TRAINER and former jockey Mark Brisbourne is set to leave Ness Strange Farm Stables in Shropshire, after notification that building work is set to go ahead to convert barns into a new development. “I hope to find work and remain in the racing industry,” said Brisbourne, who took out a trainer’s licence […]

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Driver Loses 28 Points in a Week

A 34-year-old man from Galicia has had his driving licence withdrawn after losing 28 points in a single week. In the first incident the driver attempted to avoid and flee from an alcohol and drug checkpoint. A few days later he was intercepted by another patrol that subjected him to an alcohol and drugs test, …

Telecaster out to thwart O’Brien’s seventh Derby winning attempt

Telecaster out to thwart O'Brien's seventh Derby winning attempt

By Andrew Atkinson TELECASTER, ridden by Oisin Murphy, a leading contender to land the prestigious 2019 Derby, is out to thwart Aiden O’Brien’s bid to land a seventh winning Derby at Epsom Downs on Saturday. Telecaster, trained by Hughie Morrison, who ran against Bangkok at Doncaster, and gained success in the Dante Stakes, expected to […]

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Nick thwarted on medical grounds at Ayr

By Andrew Atkinson NICK Barratt-Atkin’s debut ride under rules at Ayr on Tuesday evening – booked to ride the Phil Kirby trained Hard Times – was thwarted on medical grounds. “I was told by the Clerk I couldn’t ride,” said disappointed Nick, ahead of the Summer Prosecco Mini Break at Western House handicap (C6) over […]

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Nick’s dedication has pulled him through after working hard at Jack...

Nick Barratt-Atkin - stylish jockey.

By Andrew Atkinson NICK Barratt-Atkin returns to the saddle at Ayr when riding the Phil Kirby trained Hard Times – the teenage jockey’s first official ride as an Apprentice jockey – for the Richmond, North Yorkshire, stables. Nick is back in the fold after recuperating at Jack Berry House after sustaining a broken leg. “It […]

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Jubilant ‘Mickey Mouse’ trainer Tom  takes horse Charle Brune to bar...

By Andrew Atkinson EXCLUSIVE AFTER three decades in racing without a winner you’d have thought owner-trainer Tom Shanahan would have pulled the reins in! But patience eventually paid off for Irishman Tom – when his six year old horse Charle Brune won TWICE – in the space of two days. “I called into the bar […]

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FIRST PAST THE WINNING POST

The Costa Blanca and Costa Calida Leader Newspaper Group and racing correspondent Andrew Atkinson are pleased to announce the launching of www.fromthehorsesmouth.tips Andrew has a plethora of experience on the turf, spanning over four decades, having interviewed many leading trainers, jockeys, owners, and racecourse managements that will bring exclusive correspondence to our stables. www.fromthehorsesmouth.tips has […]

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Startling Increases in Criminal Behaviour

The office of the Attorney General has released advanced information relating to offences committed on the roads in 2018, revealing that alcohol and drug use is the most common crime. During 2018, the Public Prosecutor’s Office opened a total of 110,651 criminal proceedings for crimes against road safety, a figure that represents an increase with …

Phoenix Of Spain (16-1) noted in www.fromthehorsesmouth.tips in Irish 2000 Guineas...

Jamie Spencer riding Phoenix Of Spain

By Andrew Atkinson Phoenix Of Spain (16-1) noted in www.fromthehorsesmouth.tips was successful in winning thru Irish 2000 Guineas at the Curragh on Saturday. The race headliners Too Darn Hot and Magna Grecia were both overshadowed by Phoenix Of Spain, the Charlie Hills trained colt having finished second to both of the market principals on his […]

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CARDSHARP FLUSH as fromthehorsesmouth.tips racks up nine horse 1,717-1 winning accumulator

CARDSHARP FLUSH as fromthehorsesmouth.tips racks up nine horse 1,717-1 winning accumulator

By Andrew Atkinson CARDSHARP, trained by Mark Johnston and ridden by Jason Hart, was a successful winning www.fromthehorsesmouth.tip at York on Saturday – returning at 4-1 – the first selection of a nine horse 1,717-1 accumulator! At GOODWOOD www.fromthehorsesmouth.tips gave FOUR winning tips in Silent Wave (3.10) 10-11 trained by Charlie Appleby in the Betway […]

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x5 Rollover as Euromillions jackpot prize soars to €66 million

x5 Rollover as Euromillions jackpot prize soars to €66 million

The Euromillions lottery has rolled over for a fifth time resulting in a jackpot prize of €66 million. The Euromillions winning numbers for draw 1218 held on 24th May 2019 were: 05, 16, 23, 30, 49, 06*, 07* The winning Millionaire Maker number for the Euromillions lottery was: JXJX 12705 Players who enter the next […]

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Magna Grecia too hot for Gosden?

Magna Grecia too hot for Gosden?

MAGNA Grecia could be too hot for Too Darn Hot in today’s (Saturday May 25) showdown in the Irish 2000 Guineas at The Curragh. Magna Grecia’s trainer Aiden O’Brien reports his fancied runner ‘in good form’ ahead of this afternoon’s Classic. Too Darn Hot, trained by John Gosden, returns to the turf in the wake […]

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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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Euro millions lottery results and winning numbers for Friday, 24th May...

Euro millions lottery results and winning numbers for Friday, 24th May 2019, draw 1218

The EuroMillions lottery is played across nine European countries. The draws take place on Tuesday and Friday evenings and the game offers a minimum guaranteed jackpot of €17 million which, in the past, has rolled over to a staggering €190 million. The winning Euro Millions lottery numbers for the draw held in Paris on Friday, 24th […]

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