H&H welcomes a new face to our stable of bloggers

Our point-to-point columnist is pleased to see good fields at Stratford, but is concerned about the lack of younger people attending the AGM

Stratford

Darren Edwards: Hoping for competitive racing at Stratford tonight [H&H VIP]

A decline in horses and riders has meant fewer hunter chases, but they can still be competitive says our point-to-point columnist

South Midlands Area Point to Point

Jacqueline Coward: The time of year for sales [H&H VIP]

Jacqueline Coward had a successful last Yorkshire point-to-point and looks ahead to the sales

South Midlands Area Point to Point  07.02.10

Darren Edwards: Why he hates letting down owners [H&H VIP]

Fewer point-to-point jockeys available on big weekends means our correspondent sometimes has to make a diffciult decision

Learning to fall safely is key for point-to-pointers says our columnist, who also notes that lady riders have to match the men’s weights, not vice versa

Our occasional guest point-to-point columnist warns against the temptation to try to run British racing between the flags on the Irish model

Berkeley Hunt point to point April 25 2009

Darren Edwards: to water the course — or not? [H&H VIP]

At least the ground is no longer waterlogged, but the faster going gives another headache to clerks of the course, says our poimt-to-point correspondent

Berkeley Hunt point to point April 25 2009

Jacqueline Coward: winning local ‘Gold Cups’ and helping out [H&H VIP]

Our point-to-point columnist highlights the importance of the once-a-year hunt race to local supporters and urges more people to get involved with their local meeting

Berkeley Hunt point to point April 25 2009

Yorkshire point-to-point course closes

After 85 years the final pointing fixture has been run at Whitwell on the Hill