The latest editorial and commentary pieces from The Irish Field

EDITORIAL: Greatest success for Swinburn family
Leo Powell
Leo Powell delights in the sale for 1,800,000gns of a Dubawi colt bred by the Swinburn family
26 November 2021 Racing News
Passion for National Hunt racing key for new Limerick manager
The Yorkshire native will move over to Limerick in mid January to take up her new role
26 November 2021 Racing News
Racecourses going outside to stay safe against Covid
Dr Jennifer Pugh sent out a letter to all the relevant industry stakeholders this week urging them to adhere to Covid-19 protocols again
EDITORIAL: Bahrain is pitching its racing product cleverly
Leo Powell is full of praise for the way Bahrain is taking a long-term view of its racing
19 November 2021 Editorial
WORLD HORSE WELFARE CONFERENCE 2021: Princess Anne’s wish to visit Dublin again
Leo Powell was a guest at the World Horse Welfare Conference and met HRH The Princess Royal
19 November 2021 Editorial
EDITORIAL: Welfare issues have always been a concern
Leo Powell says that there will always be concerns about animal welfare, and we need to accept that this will be so
12 November 2021 Editorial
NEWS: Cadillac to fly Irish flag in Bahrain
Entries for the £500,000 Bahrain International Trophy have been revealed
12 November 2021 Editorial
EDITORIAL: The world stage awaits
Leo Powell is hopeful that Irish trainers can enjoy a memorable weekend in Del Mar, while others are plotting an Aintree raid next April
5 November 2021 Editorial
OUTLOOK: Five things to take from the first big jumps weekend of the season
Ronan Groome reflects back on an eventful weekend of National Hunt action on both sides of the Irish Sea
2 November 2021 Racing columns
EDITORIAL: A weekend to celebrate and to remember loved ones
Leo Powell is looking forward to a weekend of celebration, and also taking time to remember those we have lost
29 October 2021 Editorial
EDITORIAL: We all have a duty of care
Leo Powell speaks about the duty of care we all have in life towards friends and work colleagues
22 October 2021 Editorial
EDITORIAL: Many reasons for industry optimism
Leo Powell suggests that the results of this week's yearling sale in Newmarket are a positive indication of a healthy market
15 October 2021 Editorial