RACING POST TUESDAY MARCH 20th 2012
RACING POST WEEK MONDAY MARCH 19th TO SUNDAY MARCH 25th 2012
TODAY'S CARDS Exeter. Kempton Park. Southwell.
LEE MOTTERSHEAD "C4 deal is good news for racing says Bittar."
" RACING yesterday began gathering in support of Channel 4's exclusive terrestrial rights deal with BHA chief executive Paul Bittar forecasting that the headline-grabbing arrangement would 'materially increase viewers' enjoyment of the sport."
"As racing fans started to contemplate without BBC Television for the first time in more than 60 years, Channel 4, which will gain the John Smith's Grand National, Investec Derby and Royal Ascot as part of a four-year contract, further outlined the criteria that companies bidding to produce output would have to meet .....
JMC TURFCALL COMMENT
Many many people living out their last days on this earth, possibly people having experienced broken lives, now frail and unable to cope very well or get out much, rely entirely on following horseracing live on TV each and every day, without which their existence would be entirely derelect.
BITTAR C4 http://www.racingpost.com/news/horse-racing/bbc-channel-4-gains-exclusive-rights-to-british-racing/1002685/
DATES FOR YOUR DIARYJOIN- UP TO AINTREE GRAND NATIONAL MEETING 2012 TO BE RUN ON SATURDAY APRIL 14th RUNNERS AND RIDERS
REVIEW RESULTS OF AINTREE GRAND NATIONAL 2011.