Saturday 6th October:
Its a cold, dry morning but theres no frost. Workwise were finally getting on top of the job. The main job today is to gallop and take a brood to Michael Dunnes for testing. The lads are here from Sheffield and they definitely enjoyed their day with us yeaterday. We will do the last of the levelling of the sand paddocks and that will be as much as we can do. Newcastle United play Man Utd at 5:30 and there could be a miracle.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN IRELAND WE HAVE ONE RUNNER TONIGHT AT LIMERICK URBAN HOFF.
Friday 5th October:
We did the last three journal for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday all at once this morning. The plans for today are to start galloping, collect supplies and do the last little bit of tidying up. We are also changing beds everywhere. We have the boys coming from Sheffield so it will be a hectic day all round.
WE HAD TWO OPEN RACE WINNERS LAST NIGHT SWIFT DIXON AND OH YESYESYES.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE THREE RUNNERS TONIGHT.
AT ROMFORD: MARYAM, OH ARMANI AND SWIFT NIKOLAJ.
Thursday 4th October:
We continued on with the massive tidy up and we just about have it finished. There is a little bit of work to do on our gardens and we still have the hedges to cut in one paddock. The place looks brand new.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAVE FIVE RUNNERS TONIGHT.
AT HOVE: REAEYS RAIDER.
AT YARMOUTH: OH NONONO, OH YESYESYES, COLLSWOOD HAWK AND SWIFT DIXON.
Wednesday 3rd October:
We continued on with the tidy up. I started to get organised and ordered a load of supplies from the UK. We didn't trial as I was unable to get an appointment with Brian Jones to do a precautionary check. I needed parts for the white van. We got rid of our waste straw, collected fresh straw and that was as much as we could do.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAD ONE WINNER CONEY BOOM BOOM.
Tuesday 2nd October:
We continued on with the major tidy up, got the grass cut in our rearing paddocks for the last time this year, we had to meet Ross Miles with dogs that are going to the UK thanks to everybody who bought one. We did a swap around with dogs, pups and saplings from runs to paddocks to kennels. That was as much as we could do.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAD ONE WINNER FRED KNOWS NOWT.
TONIGHT WE HAVE FIVE RUNNERS AT SHEFFIELD: CONEY BOOM BOOM, CONEY KUCCINI, SWIFT AFFINITY, HAGGSWOOD RIVER, CONEY SABELLA AND CONEY CASSIUS.
Monday 1st October:
A cold, bright and dry morning. We have our waste to take away, food for pups to collect, get passports for dogs that are going to the UK and a whole lot more running around. We will start the major tidy up. Were short on all supplies so we may start ordering.
ON THE OPEN RACE SCENE IN THE UK WE HAD ONE WINNER LAST NIGHT COLLSWOOD HAWK.
TONIGHT WE HAVE FIVE RUNNERS.
AT DONCASTER: SWIFT TARQUIN AND SWIFT HANSEL.
AT NOTTINGHAM:FRED KNOWS NOWT, NIDDERDALE SNIPE AND NIDDERDALE MASON.