Racing at Uttoxeter goes ahead after surviving the weather


HORSERACING goes ahead at Uttoxeter goes ahead today (Sunday), despite the inclement weather, which has hit other local sport this weekend.

Management at the East Staffs course report that 3mm rain has fallen overnight but there has been no frost.

The official going is described as heavy (soft in places) with the first race due off at 1.15pm. Gates open to the public at 11.15am and the final race is at 3.45pm.

SIMON Myatt (Trentham Running Club) was the winner of yesterday’s annual Cheddleton 10K Christmas Pudding Race.