A fine morning, mild but bright though there is still a sodden feel to everything.  19 horses to work on the AW, a dozen going to sneak onto the grass and a long hack round the farm for the few that worked yesterday.  Lucy off to Hexham to ride Snuker in the 1.50, feel a bit odd not having any runners, hopefully plenty next week.  This is well worth reading if you have 5 minutes, Thoroughbred Daily News republished this blog of  Emma Berry’s in response to the media reaction in Australia to the death of two horses in the Breeders Cup – this is the link –  Benedict20141105-610_0896_original