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NEWS: Racecourse crowd numbers holding up
Mark Costello
British tracks have reported significant falls in attendance but that does not seem to be as big an issue here
6 May 2022 Racing News
NEWS: Pony racing in jeopardy over lack of insurance
A long list of top-class jockeys have graduated from the pony racing ranks, but the entire sector is in danger of shutting down
15 April 2022 Sport horse news
NEWS: Clare CC comes to rescue of Spancil Hill Fair
Clare County Council has stepped in to ensure that Spancil Hill Fair can go ahead this year, reports Gordon Deegan
NEWS: Spancil Hill hit by insurance crux
Clare TD Michael McNamara (Ind) highlighted an insurance problem which threatens the historic Spancil Fair as support was voiced in the Dail for the event
8 April 2022 Sport horse news
NEWS: 'Massive concern' over racecourse insurance
Good news for half of Ireland's tracks this week but others face a challenge in getting their policies renewed
18 February 2022 Racing News
NEWS: PTP season saved
No further disruption to fixture list expected thanks to new insurance deal
4 February 2022 Point-to-Point
NEWS: Growing the new insurance fund
The support of the hunting, point-to-pointing and bloodstock industry is needed to get behind a special fund to meet claims
4 February 2022 Sport horse news
NEWS: Indemnity for landowners under new insurance scheme
After months on the side-lines and on foot, an insurance deal for hunting was ironed out this week
28 January 2022 Sport horse news
NEWS IN BRIEF: Racing and bloodstock stories from the January 29th edition
Significant bloodstock sale taking place on Saturday, major Cheltenham hope sidelined, and an update on insurance for racehorse owners
28 January 2022 Racing News
NEWS: Strong take-up for new PTP insurance deal
Critical juncture for new proposal to insure point-to-points
21 January 2022 Point-to-Point
NEWS: Insurance policy for freelance coaches
The policy is suitable for any coaches who teach privately on a full or part-time basis
21 January 2022 Sport horse news
NEWS: New insurance deal could save PTP
A proposal to raise €1 million from hunt clubs to protect insurance companies from losing money could be the answer
31 December 2021 Point-to-Point