Sports book review: When Racing Was Racing

NEWSPAPER archives and libraries can be wonderful places. They offer a treasure trove of cherished memories from years gone by. So why just leave those memories to gather dust? This book delves into the vast photographic archives of the Daily Mirror and is a pictorial thing of beauty.   When Racing Was Racing looks back …[Read More]

Sports book review: Racing Crazy: The Best of David Ashforth

I’ve been reading David Ashforth’s words on and off for 20-odd years. More off than on, to be honest, because racing newspapers are expensive and I’ve never been one to buy them every day! But this sports book is brilliant because it allowed me (and any others unlucky enough to have missed out on David’s …[Read More]