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10 Years In Partnership For Longines & Ascot

October 17, 2016

This year premium Swiss watchmaker, Longines, is celebrating its 10 year long partnership with Ascot. Longines has been the ‘Official Timekeeper’ and ‘Official Watch’ of Ascot and Royal Ascot since the opening of the new grandstand in 2006, after a £200-million redevelopment. Here’s a look back at some of the highlights over the last 10 years and what has made this ongoing partnership so successful. Longines Based in Switzerland, since 1832, Longines, has generations of experience as the Official Timekeeper at world…

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Royal Cornwall Show
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Royal Cornwall Show 2016

I’m not sure where time is going at the moment, it only feels like yesterday since I was writing the round up post for Royal Cornwall Show 2015. Royal Cornwall Show 2016 was yet another fantastic year for the show. Unfortunately the weather did…

July 28, 2016
Freddie Parker Couture Hat front. Photo by Eleanor Byrd (1) (1)
English Events Equestrian Fashion Racing

Ascot Style With Freddie Parker

With Ascot just around the corner, racing inspired fashion brand, Freddie Parker have teamed up with a top London fashion stylist to create a one off couture hat made entirely out of their shirt fabric! The British brand commissioned stylist and accessories designer Twinks…

May 3, 2016
English Events Equestrian

Cheltenham Festival Tips 2015

Cheltenham Festival Tips 2015 – 10th March 2015 My mum is an avid race goer and know’s a thing or two about her horses.  Last week she attended a talk at Exeter Racecourse given by Paul Nicholls, Martin Pipe and Nick Scholfield at which…

March 10, 2015
A Foggy Remembrance!
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A Foggy Remembrance!

This month guest writer Matt Limb reflects on remembrance day with a touching contribution. We will remember them. As the country unites;  at the eleventh hour, on the eleventh day, in the eleven month, the nation will fall silent as we remember the dead…

November 6, 2014
Henley Regatta Dress Code
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Henley Royal Regatta

  Recently I attended Henley Royal Regatta and since attending the event I have been dying to write about it!  It is quite possibly the most ‘English’ event I have ever attended.   A place where trainers and informal dress is unseen, Henley is exquisitely English and…

July 28, 2014