The Half Term Raceday this Sunday has been abandoned due to flooding of the racecourse, with no sign of improvement of conditions based on the current forecast.

William Kennedy Joins Festival Preview Panel

Non-Racing Events

27 February 2019

Richard Johnson is unexpectedly riding at Musselburgh today and so William Kennedy joins the panel in his place. In addition to Kennedy, who will report first hand on Dickie's Festival rides having spoken to him, Richard Johnson will also be joining the evening's preview in the form of a phone interview.

Johnson's rides at Musselburgh come as part of a busy week, where he has also visited Buckingham Palace to receive his OBE, which was awarded in the Queen's New Year Honours.

William Kennedy has ridden 425 winners, riding regularly for Oliver Greenall, Donald McCain, Ian Williams and Jonjo O’Neill and has a wealth of racing knowledge

The Cheltenham Festival Preview Night panellists also include Tom Lacey, the local trainer who finds himself in red hot form, respected racing journalist, Mellisa Jones and's racing expert Dean Goddard.

Tickets are available for £15 by calling the racecourse on 01432 273 560 before 5pm. Tickets are priced at just £15 including a sumptuous curry meal.

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