NEWS FLASH Feb 21

LORD NAPIER gets off the mark over hurdles at Ludlow. The 5-y-o youngster proved his potential on just his second start over timber under Sean Bowen, wearing down the favourite for Scottish National winning owner Frank Lloyd.

NEWS FLASH Feb 18

HILLARY VIEW is our 40th winner of the season. The 6-y-o ex-Irish point winner opened his account under Rules on his handicap debut over hurdles at Ffos Las. Staying on well on the heavy ground, he swooped past the long time leader after the last hurdle under Sean Bowen to win by 3 lengths for owner Jonathan Martin.

NEWS FLASH FEB 15

RON'S DREAM lands her first win over fences. The 8-y-o mare, five times a winner over hurdles, was an impressive easy winner of the distance novices' chase at Kelso with Sean Bowen riding for owner Tania Stepney.