So although the rain may be pouring outside, I have been informed by a ‘reliable’ source that this Bank Holiday weekend should, fingers crossed, stay dry, which gives you the perfect opportunity to explore the beautiful British countryside. We only get 8 bank holidays a year, ok so this year we’ll have 9, thanks to Wills and Kate, so we really ought to make the most of them and get the whole family out for a day in the sunshine.
Being the avid racing fan that I am, this weekend I’m packing up the car with a scrumptious picnic and heading to Stratford upon Avon for some exhilarating summer jump racing. It’s a chance for the ladies to get a bit glammed up, the gents to have a little flutter and kids to fill their lungs with some fresh air. It won’t break the bank balance either with prices from £8.00 and children under 18 free. Best of all it’s an evening meet with racing starting at 5.50pm, giving you the opportunity to perhaps visit the family or carry out some chores first or in my case the chance to head into town after to celebrate all my winnings! Read the rest of this entry »