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Welcome to our horse racing blog. Our specialist lawyers will post their thoughts here on the latest legal issues surrounding the horse racing industry. For the latest updates from the Harrowells horse racing team, follow us on Twitter @horseracinglaw

Statement on behalf of Suzi Best

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Following hearings on 19 June 2017 and 12 September 2017, the British Horseracing Authority’s Licensing Committee has today granted Suzi Best a training licence. There are a number of conditions attached to the licence, which will be finalised at a...

The story behind one of North Yorkshire's enduring racing partnerships

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Harrowells' Simon Black is no stranger to horse racing. His father, Alan, and grandfather, George, forged a partnership with trainer Mick Easterby that has sent out many winners on both the Flat and over Jumps. In a recent interview, Mick Easterby...

Knott offence expunged as BHA take practical view

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The news that Anthony Knott is free to resume racing activities after the British Horseracing Authority agreed to set aside the remainder of his suspension has understandably made headlines in the racing press of late, but it is also an indicator of just how...