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The Air Training Corps (ATC) is a British volunteer-military youth organisation, sponsored by the Ministry of Defence and the Royal Air Force.
Sir Alfred James Munnings, (8 October 1878 – 17 July 1959) was known as one of England's finest painters of horses, and as an outspoken critic of Modernism.
Animals are multicellular eukaryotic organisms that form the biological kingdom Animalia.
Ascot Racecourse ("ascot" pronounced, often incorrectly pronounced) is a British racecourse, located in Ascot, Berkshire, England, which is used for thoroughbred horse racing.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
Balsham Road railway station served Balsham and Fulbourn in Cambridgeshire.
Birds, also known as Aves, are a group of endothermic vertebrates, characterised by feathers, toothless beaked jaws, the laying of hard-shelled eggs, a high metabolic rate, a four-chambered heart, and a strong yet lightweight skeleton.
Bourne Bridge railway station served Little Abington, Great Abington, Pampisford and Babraham in Cambridgeshire.
The BRIT Awards (often simply called The BRITs) are the British Phonographic Industry's annual pop music awards.
The British Champions Series is a series of 35 top British flat races, which culminates in a day-long festival of championship races, known as British Champions Day.
The British Classics are five long-standing Group 1 horse races run during the traditional flat racing season.
A business cluster is a geographic concentration of interconnected businesses, suppliers, and associated institutions in a particular field.
The Cambridge Science Park, founded by Trinity College in 1970, is the oldest science park in the United Kingdom.
Cambridgeshire (abbreviated Cambs.), is an East Anglian county in England, bordering Lincolnshire to the north, Norfolk to the north-east, Suffolk to the east, Essex and Hertfordshire to the south, and Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire to the west.
Cape Cross (Afrikaans: Kaap Kruis; German: Kreuzkap; Portuguese: Cabo da Cruz) is a small headland in the South Atlantic in Skeleton Coast, western Namibia, on the C34 highway some 60 kilometres north of Hentiesbaai and 120 km north of Swakopmund on the west coast of Namibia.
Chalk is a soft, white, porous, sedimentary carbonate rock, a form of limestone composed of the mineral calcite.
The Avenue des Champs-Élysées is an avenue in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, long and wide, running between the Place de la Concorde and the Place Charles de Gaulle, where the Arc de Triomphe is located.
Charles I (19 November 1600 – 30 January 1649) was monarch of the three kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland from 27 March 1625 until his execution in 1649.
Charles II (29 May 1630 – 6 February 1685) was king of England, Scotland and Ireland.
Charlie Appleby (born 5 July 1975) is a British thoroughbred racehorse trainer who is employed by and trains horses at their Moulton Paddocks stable in Newmarket, Suffolk.
The village of Cheveley is situated in the county of Cambridgeshire and lies about four miles east-south-east of the market town of Newmarket.
Cheveley Park Stud is a thoroughbred racehorse ownership and breeding operation in Newmarket, Suffolk, UK, which has bred and owned many notable horses.
The counties of England are areas used for the purposes of administrative, geographical, cultural or political demarcation.
Cryptanalysis (from the Greek kryptós, "hidden", and analýein, "to loosen" or "to untie") is the study of analyzing information systems in order to study the hidden aspects of the systems.
Dansili (foaled 27 January 1996) is a British Thoroughbred racehorse.
Darley Stud is located at Dalham Hall, the global breeding operation owned by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, the Ruler of Dubai and vice-president of the United Arab Emirates.
Sir David Robinson (13 April 1904 – 10 January 1987) was a British entrepreneur and philanthropist.
David Thompson (born 4 April 1936) is the co-founder of Hillsdown Holdings, one of the United Kingdom's largest food businesses.
Devil's Dyke or Devil's Ditch is a linear earthen barrier, thought to be of Anglo-Saxon origin, in eastern Cambridgeshire.
| The Dewhurst Stakes is a Group 1 flat horse race in Great Britain open to two-year-old colts and fillies.
Dina Carroll (born Geraldine Carroll, 21 August 1968) is an English singer of African and Irish-Scots heritage.
Dubawi (foaled 2002) is a retired Thoroughbred racehorse and active sire.
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms.
An enclave is a territory, or a part of a territory, that is entirely surrounded by the territory of one other state.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
The English Civil War (1642–1651) was a series of armed conflicts and political machinations between Parliamentarians ("Roundheads") and Royalists ("Cavaliers") over, principally, the manner of England's governance.
Eswarah (foaled 21 April 2002) is a British Thoroughbred racehorse and broodmare best known for winning the 2005 Epsom Oaks.
Exning is a village in Suffolk, England.
The Football Association Challenge Vase, usually referred to as the FA Vase is an annual football competition for teams playing below Step 4 of the English National League System (or equivalently, below tier 8 of the overall English football league system).
| The Falmouth Stakes is a Group 1 flat horse race in Great Britain open to fillies and mares aged three years or older.
Field hockey is a team game of the hockey family.
Forest Heath is a local government district in Suffolk, England.
Frankel (foaled 11 February 2008) is a British Thoroughbred racehorse.
Lanfranco "Frankie" Dettori, MBE (born 15 December 1970) is an Italian horse racing jockey in the United Kingdom.
Gatwick Airport (also known as London Gatwick) is a major international airport near Crawley in southeast England, south of Central London.
The General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark was a supersonic, medium-range interdictor and tactical attack aircraft that also filled the roles of strategic nuclear bomber, aerial reconnaissance, and electronic-warfare aircraft in its various versions.
Great Chesterford is a medium-sized village and civil parish in the Uttlesford district of Essex, England.
The Great Eastern Railway (GER) was a pre-grouping British railway company, whose main line linked London Liverpool Street to Norwich and which had other lines through East Anglia.
Haafhd (foaled 18 February 2001) is a retired British Thoroughbred racehorse and active stallion, best known for winning the 2000 Guineas Stakes and Champion Stakes in 2004.
Haverhill is a market town and civil parish in the county of Suffolk, England, next to the borders of Essex and Cambridgeshire.
A heath is a shrubland habitat found mainly on free-draining infertile, acidic soils and is characterised by open, low-growing woody vegetation.
Heathrow Airport (also known as London Heathrow) is a major international airport in London, United Kingdom.
Hernando (8 February 1990 – February 2013) was a French Thoroughbred racehorse and sire.
Holdenby House is a historic country house in Northamptonshire, traditionally pronounced, and sometimes spelt, Holmby.
Horse breeding is reproduction in horses, and particularly the human-directed process of selective breeding of animals, particularly purebred horses of a given breed.
Horse racing is an equestrian performance sport, typically involving two or more horses ridden by jockeys (or sometimes driven without riders) over a set distance for competition.
In the United Kingdom hunting without qualification generally refers to hunting with hounds-normally fox hunting, beagling, stag (deer) hunting or minkhunting-whereas shooting is the shooting of game birds.
Inigo Jones (15 July 1573 – 21 June 1652) was the first significant English architect (of Welsh ancestry) in the early modern period, and the first to employ Vitruvian rules of proportion and symmetry in his buildings.
The Italianate style of architecture was a distinct 19th-century phase in the history of Classical architecture.
James Fanshawe is a British racehorse trainer.
James Seymour (1702–1752) was an English painter, widely recognized for his equestrian art.
James VI and I (James Charles Stuart; 19 June 1566 – 27 March 1625) was King of Scotland as James VI from 24 July 1567 and King of England and Ireland as James I from the union of the Scottish and English crowns on 24 March 1603 until his death in 1625.
The Jockey Club is the largest commercial horse racing organisation in the United Kingdom.
John Evelyn, FRS (31 October 1620 – 27 February 1706) was an English writer, gardener and diarist.
John Harry Martin Gosden (born 30 March 1951) is a British racehorse trainer.
John Okey (1606–1662) was an English soldier and member of Parliament, and one of the regicides of King Charles I.
John Wootton (c. 1682– 13 November 1764)Deuchar, S. (2003).
Juddmonte Farms is an award-winning horse breeding farm, owned by Prince Khalid bin Abdullah of Saudi Arabia.
| The July Cup is a Group 1 flat horse race in Great Britain open to horses aged three years or older.
Kentucky, officially the Commonwealth of Kentucky, is a state located in the east south-central region of the United States.
Lambourn is a large village and civil parish in West Berkshire.
Latin (Latin: lingua latīna) is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages.
Le Mesnil-le-Roi is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France region in north-central France.
Lexington, consolidated with Fayette County and often denoted as Lexington-Fayette, is the second-largest city in Kentucky and the 60th-largest city in the United States.
The Local Government Act 1888 (51 & 52 Vict. c.41) was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, which established county councils and county borough councils in England and Wales.
The Local Government Act 1972 is an Act of Parliament in the United Kingdom that reformed local government in England and Wales on 1 April 1974.
The Local Government Commission for England was established by the Local Government Act 1958 to review the organisation of local government, and make "such proposals as are hereinafter authorised for effecting changes appearing to the Commissions desirable in the interests of effective and convenient local government".
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
The London and North Eastern Railway (LNER) was the second largest (after LMS) of the "Big Four" railway companies created by the Railways Act 1921 in Britain.
London Stansted Airport is an international airport located at Stansted Mountfitchet in the district of Uttlesford in Essex, northeast of Central London and from the Hertfordshire border.
Maisons-Laffitte is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France region in north-central France.
Malton is a market town, civil parish and electoral ward in North Yorkshire, England.
Marco Botti (born 23 December 1976) is an Italian racehorse trainer who is based in Great Britain, working from his stable Prestige Place in Newmarket, Suffolk.
Market town or market right is a legal term, originating in the Middle Ages, for a European settlement that has the right to host markets, distinguishing it from a village and city.
Matthew John David Hancock (born 2 October 1978) is a British politician of the Conservative Party.
Mayson (foaled 16 May 2008) is a British Thoroughbred racehorse who won the July Cup by five lengths in 2012.
Sir Michael Ronald Stoute (born 22 October 1945, in Barbados) is a Barbadian British thoroughbred horse trainer in flat racing.
A monarch is a sovereign head of state in a monarchy.
Motivator (foaled 22 February 2002) is a retired British Thoroughbred racehorse and active sire.
National Express is an intercity and InterRegional coach operator providing services throughout Great Britain.
Nayef (foaled 1 May 1998) is a retired Thoroughbred racehorse an active sire, bred in the United States and trained in the United Kingdom during his racing career which ran from 2000 to 2003.
New Approach (foaled 18 February 2005) is a retired Irish Thoroughbred racehorse and active stallion.
The New Model Army of England was formed in 1645 by the Parliamentarians in the English Civil War, and was disbanded in 1660 after the Restoration.
Newmarket (Suffolk) railway station was opened by the Great Eastern Railway on 7 April 1902.
Newmarket Academy (formerly Newmarket College) is a coeducational secondary school and sixth form with academy status located in Newmarket in the English county of Suffolk.
The Newmarket and Chesterford Railway Company was an early railway company that built the first rail connection to Newmarket.
Newmarket Racecourse, is a British Thoroughbred horse racing venue in the town of Newmarket, Suffolk, comprising two individual racecourses, the Rowley Mile and the July Course.
The Newmarket Ridge or East Anglian Ridge is a ridge starting north-west of Hertford, Hertfordshire near the Chiltern Hills and ending near Sudbury, Suffolk.
The Newmarket sausage is a pork sausage made to a traditional recipe from the English town of Newmarket, Suffolk.
Newmarket Town Football Club is a football club based in Newmarket, Suffolk, England.
Newsells Park is a country house and estate at Barkway in Hertfordshire.
Northamptonshire (abbreviated Northants.), archaically known as the County of Northampton, is a county in the East Midlands of England.
Observatory is a thoroughbred race horse.
Olaudah Equiano (c. 1745 – 31 March 1797), known in his lifetime as Gustavus Vassa, was a writer and abolitionist from the Igbo region of what is today southeastern Nigeria according to his memoir, or from South Carolina according to other sources.
Oliver Cromwell (25 April 15993 September 1658) was an English military and political leader.
Palace House is the home of Great Britain’s National Heritage Centre of Horseracing and Sporting Art in the remaining part of Charles II's racing palace in Newmarket, Suffolk, England.
Pampisford is a village, south of Cambridge, on the A505 road near Sawston, Cambridgeshire, England.
Park and ride (or incentive parking) facilities are parking lots with public transport connections that allow commuters and other people heading to city centres to leave their vehicles and transfer to a bus, rail system (rapid transit, light rail, or commuter rail), or carpool for the remainder of the journey.
Peter Tillemans (1684 – 5 December 1734)Noakes, Aubrey, Sportsmen in a Landscape (Ayer Publishing, 1971), at books.google.com, accessed 7 February 2009.
Rachel Mary Parsons (1885–1956), engineer and advocate for women's employment rights, was the founding President of the Women's Engineering Society in Britain.
Newmarket railway station serves the town of Newmarket.
Raven's Pass (foaled February 17, 2005 in Kentucky) is an American-bred, British-trained Thoroughbred racehorse most notable for being the first English-trained winner of the Grade I Breeders' Cup Classic at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California.
Reach is a small village and civil parish on the edge of the fenland in East Cambridgeshire, England at the north end of Devil's Dyke, about west of Burwell.
Retraining of Racehorses (RoR) is a national animal welfare organization in the United Kingdom.
Ross Edgar (born 3 January 1983) is a Scottish track cyclist who represented Scotland at the 2002 and 2006 Commonwealth Games, where he won a gold medal in the team sprint riding with Chris Hoy and Craig MacLean.
Ryan Lee Moore (born 18 September 1983 in Brighton, East Sussex, England) is an English flat racing jockey, who was Champion Jockey in 2006, 2008 and 2009.
Saeed bin Suroor (born November 16, 1968 in Dubai), is a horse racing trainer.
Sakhee (foaled 1997 in Kentucky) is an American-bred, British-trained Thoroughbred racehorse.
Sanitary districts were established in England and Wales in 1875 and in Ireland in 1878.
Save Historic Newmarket is grassroots organisation based in Newmarket, Suffolk, with the stated aim of preserving the town as the global centre of the horseracing industry and the many thousands of jobs it provides, and as a potential World Heritage Site.
The Second Anglo-Afghan War (د افغان-انګرېز دويمه جګړه) was a military conflict fought between the British Raj and the Emirate of Afghanistan from 1878 to 1880, when the latter was ruled by Sher Ali Khan of the Barakzai dynasty, the son of former Emir Dost Mohammad Khan.
A sepoy was formerly the designation given to an Indian soldier.
Shadwell Racing is the Thoroughbred horse racing operations of Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Sir Percy (foaled 2003) is a British Thoroughbred race horse and sire.
Six Mile Bottom railway station is a disused railway station on the Ipswich to Cambridge line between and.
Sudbury is a small market town in the English county of Suffolk.
Suffolk is an East Anglian county of historic origin in England.
Tattersalls (formerly spelled with an apostrophe) is the main auctioneer of race horses in the United Kingdom and Ireland.
The National Stud is a United Kingdom Thoroughbred horse breeding farm located two miles from Newmarket.
Thomas Elsdon Ashford (1859 – 21 February 1913) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
The Thoroughbred is a horse breed best known for its use in horse racing.
Thoroughbred horse racing is a worldwide sport and industry involving the racing of Thoroughbred horses.
Time Team was a British television series that originally aired on Channel 4 from 16 January 1994 to 7 September 2014.
This is a list of Time Team episodes from series 19.
Thomas P. Queally (born 8 October 1984 in Dungarvan, County Waterford, Ireland) is a Thoroughbred horse racing jockey.
Union J (originally Triple J) are an English boy band consisting of members Josh Cuthbert, JJ Hamblett, Jaymi Hensley, and previously, George Shelley and Casey Johnson, until their departures in 2016 and 2017 respectively.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
Victoria Coach Station is the largest coach station in London, located in the central district of Victoria in the City of Westminster.
The Victoria Cross (VC) is the highest award of the British honours system.
William Thomas "Bill" Tutte OC FRS FRSC (14 May 1917 – 2 May 2002) was a British codebreaker and mathematician.
The West Anglia Main Line is one of the two main lines from, the other being the Great Eastern Main Line to Ipswich and Norwich.
West Suffolk was an administrative county of England created in 1889 from part of the county of Suffolk.
West Suffolk is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2010 by Matt Hancock, a Conservative.
William Buick (born 22 July 1988) is a Norwegian-born flat jockey who holds both British and Danish citizenship.
William III (Willem; 4 November 1650 – 8 March 1702), also widely known as William of Orange, was sovereign Prince of Orange from birth, Stadtholder of Holland, Zeeland, Utrecht, Gelderland and Overijssel in the Dutch Republic from 1672 and King of England, Ireland and Scotland from 1689 until his death in 1702.
William Samwell (1628–1676) was an English architect.
Woodditton is a village and civil parish in East Cambridgeshire, England.
A World Heritage site is a landmark or area which is selected by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as having cultural, historical, scientific or other form of significance, and is legally protected by international treaties.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
| The 1000 Guineas Stakes is a Group 1 flat horse race in Great Britain open to three-year-old fillies.
| The 2000 Guineas Stakes is a Group 1 flat horse race in Great Britain open to three-year-old thoroughbred colts and fillies.
The 2008 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXIX Olympiad and commonly known as Beijing 2008, was an international multi-sport event that was held from 8 to 24 August 2008 in Beijing, China.