• Amie Waugh and Tristan Davidson shared the riding honours with doubles in the Border Hunt point-to-point fixture at Hexham Racecourse last Sunday, while in-form trainer, Victor Thompson also sent out two winners for the third weekend in a row.

  • Testing ground was how the jockeys described the going at the Cumberland point to point at Aspatria on Saturday, when Gunner Jack recorded his 18th success between the flags in the Men's Open.

  • Tom HAMILTON extended his lead over Nick Orpwood in the Northern Area Men's Jockeys Championship to ten points with a double on the Andrew Hamilton-trained geldings, Bayfirth and Toreador in the Braes of Derwent point-to-point meeting at Downhills, Corbridge on Easter Monday.

  • RECORDS WERE set this month - trainer Lucinda Russell surpassing Len Lungo's Scottish tally of 63 winners in a season, and jockey Ryan Mania riding his 50th winner this term.

  • RACHAEL McDonald completed the first double of her race-riding career at an action-packed Berwickshire point-to-point recently.

  • KINROSS racing trainer Lucinda Russell sent five winners on Friday November 8.

  • A BUMPER crowd is expected at Musselburgh Racecourse on Friday, November 8 as it is a free raceday.

  • LEADING jump jockey Tony McCoy is only two winners away from becoming the first jump jockey to ride 4,000 winners following a double at Kempton yesterday.

  • APPLICATIONS are now open for the British Racing School (BRS) pony racing academy.

  • Scotland's richest flat meeting takes place at Ayr next week and features the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Festival, and boasts £587,000 in prizemoney.