TOWCESTER’S meeting on Sunday attracted a crowd of 3,500 who enjoyed a bumper day’s racing.
Banbury permit holder Charlotte Jones gained a win for local handlers in the final race, the 2m6f Grafton Hunter Chase, with 11-1 shot Lorikarad, ridden by boyfriend Liam Payter.
Trainer Charlie Longsdon and jockey Felix de Giles combined with a double success to take Longsdon’s tally of wins to 50 this season. Nicky Henderson was also successful with Native Beauty in the first race.
Jumpers led by Record Breaker are pictured in action in Division Two of the 2m novice hurdle. Picture: Jake McNulty