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Talking Horses: Newton Abbot feels pinch from 'cruel hand' of coronavirus

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Enchanting jumps course on Devon's Riviera line could be biggest victim of racing's suspension Newton Abbot is one of British racing's great delights: a small, independent jumps course a short walk from a station on the famous Riviera line from Exeter to Paignton. However your luck runs at the races, the train ride down from Exeter St David's with the sea, at times, just a few feet from the window, will always make it a memorable day out at the track. But the very elements that make it special also mean Newton Abbot could be hit hardest of all the country's 60 racecourses by the suspension...
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