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Adding Colour

While some of our racegoers will go to extraordinary lengths to find the right outfit for Ladies Day, I have to say that I find it relatively easy. I simply pull out the least wrinkled suit from my wardrobe and look for something that adds a splash of colour – something red, perhaps, to match my eyes…

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Who Deserves a Pat?

The Shades Of Midnight Award will be presented to the connections of the horse judged to have put up the most stirring performance (or performances) at Kelso during the jumps season.

The winner need not even have won a race – only to have stirred hearts – and will be selected from a shortlist made up entirely from horses nominated by Kelso racegoers…

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Remind Me Again…

There’s a reason why 43 bottles of Scotch Whisky are exported, to countries all around the World, every second.

Quite apart from the fact that it’s a captivating and delicious reflection of the beautiful Scottish landscape: it purifies the mind so that we forget stuff. And life is so much richer when we forget…

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