Update: Western Point-To-Point, Wadebridge, Saturday 15 March

The Western Point to Point has been rescheduled for this coming Saturday, 15th March, at the Royal Cornwall Showground, Wadebridge. The weather is looking good and the course has recovered very well.

As of Sunday the going at Wadebridge was good to soft, good in places, reports secretary Linda Matthews.

There are 6 races starting with the Confined Race at 12 noon, sponsored by The Green Waste Company. The second race at 12.35 is the AGA Ladies Open Race which will see some top horses chasing the £500 prize money and a place in the £10,000 AGA Championship at Stratford on 30th May.

Exeter Racecourse kindly sponsor the Intermediate Race at 1.10 which is a qualifier for Finals at Exeter and Cheltenham. The fourth race is the Open Maiden Race sponsored by Savills of Cornwall followed by the Men’s Open Race, again sponsored by Mr. & Mrs. Peter George. The last race of the day is the Restricted Race sponsored by Stimson & Tieken.

There are tarmac roads to the car parks and permanent facilities. Licensed bookmakers, bar, hot & cold food, trade stands and stalls are all under cover in a large exhibition hall. This will be open from 10am for some excellent shopping opportunities.

Entry is £10 per car & driver, £5 per passenger, children under 16 free.

For more information call Linda Matthews 01736 761937.