Grand National winner defends race following the death of two horses
17 Apr
2012
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Grand National winner defends race following the death of two horses »

Yesterday, John Hales the owner of Grand National winner Neptune Collonges has defended the sport following the tragic death of two horses.  Over the weekend the Cosford-based businessman celebrated his win after the 11-year-old grey beat Sunnyhillboy in one of the tightest finishes the Grand National has ever seen. However concerns over the safety of [...]

Lollipop lady helps stampeding horses cross the road
3 Nov
2011
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Lollipop lady helps stampeding horses cross the road »

SHE’S used to herding unruly schoolchildren across the street, but one quick-thinking lollipop lady had to turn her talents to a group of escaped HORSES which rampaged down her street.   Families looked on in horror when six horses came charging towards Janice Woodland, 53, as she performed her morning duties outside her local primary [...]

Bury horse kills woman
22 Jun
2011
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Bury horse kills woman »

THIS is the first picture of a horse which killed a woman when it bolted free at a country fair over the weekend. Lucas, a Breton gelding, dashed free towards terrified crowds of people at the Nowton Park County Fair, in Bury-St-Edmunds, Suffolk. A 57-year-old woman was caught up in the stampede and suffered serious [...]

Train horse spotted at hospital
20 May
2011
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Train horse spotted at hospital »

A MAN caught trying to board a train with his horse was captured on CCTV 24 hours earlier trying to get treatment for his four-legged friend at a hospital’s A&E department. The animal was caught on CCTV waiting in line at the reception desk at Wrexham Maelor Hospital’s emergency department last Friday. After requesting whether [...]

Man tries to board train with a pony
19 May
2011
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Man tries to board train with a pony »

A MAN has been captured on CCTV bizarrely attempting to board a train with a PONY. The unknown man was unsurprisingly refused two tickets for himself and his four-legged companion at Wrexham General train station on Saturday. He was caught trying to board the train at Welsh station with the white pony in tow as [...]

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