Tag Archives: Paul Roy
- UK racing blames “parasitic little island” of Gibraltar for £50m funding gap
October 7, 2011
Plugging the £50m funding gap allegedly plaguing UK horse racing was topic du jour at the Leaders In Racing conference in London on Thursday. With a begging bowl in one hand and a whip in the other, British Horseracing Authority chairman Paul Roy took the podium to (re)state his case...
- Plenty have their say on the new levy plans
February 22, 2011
The Horserace Betting Levy Scheme agreement reached last week will deal with certain failings that existed with the existing scheme. After months of discussion between the various sides and an independent body being brought in to resolve what was happening it was decided that annually between £75-80m would be paid...
- McCririck brands BHA chairman a hypocrite
October 25, 2010
If you gave birth to a child that come their tenth birthday had become obsessed with the sport of horse racing there’d likely be one man you’d turn to for an afternoon’s racing entertainment. Clare Balding may scare the little mites somewhat, whereas Frankie Dettori could be slightly problematic due...
Betfair latest to exit Poland
March 28, 2017
Betfair sponsor Juventus; Unibet sponsor Aston Villa
July 5, 2017