Tag: Mick Easterby.
Quote: ‘It was a different world back then. People grew their own vegetables and kept chickens. How things have changed. People go to the supermarket. The supermarkets ruined it’. Andrew Atkinson looks at veteran racehorse trainer Mick Easterby who reflects back on his time at New House Farm, Sheriff Hutton, North Yorkshire, having trained horses […]
Quote: ‘Training ‘osses is me morning job. In an afternoon it’s time to relax. One way I unwind is to work on the farm. Y’see I’m a farmer at heart, I have always been. I’ve lived on farms for all me 89 years – I don’t know any other way’. By Andrew Atkinson Veteran racehorse […]