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John Sanderson presents Wendy O’Ryan with a lifetime acheivement award To her late husband the fantastic Tom O’Ryan
The Ontoawinner syndicate receive the trophy for leading horse Quiet Reflection

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Michael Shinners of Skybet presents to leading NH Jockey to Danny Cook
Whte Rose Saddlery Future Stars Apprentice Series winner Rowan Scott
Dale Gibson accepts the award for leading flat jockey on behalf of PJ McDonald
Dale Tempest of Skybet presents Richard Fahey with the Leading Flat Trainer

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RACING THROUGH THE AUTUMN

As the flat season continues to wind down, Pontefract stage their second September meeting on Thursday 28th. The highlight of the card is the Simon Scrope Dalby Screw-Driver Handicap – a £20,000 Handicap over 1m2f. ‘Screw-Driver’ was the racing pin up in the early 19th century, winning at least 2 ‘Cup’ races. These ‘Cups’ consisted of four heats over 2 miles on the same day with the winner being the horse with the best aggregate score over the 8 miles! This impressive feat makes Screw-Driver just about the first Pontefract course specialist on record! Team Godolphin have an excellent record in this race and they have taken 3 of the last 4 runnings. Their ‘Memorial Day’ destroyed his rivals last year by an easy 8 lengths – it was the last time he was seen in Hand... (Read More)