Retrained racehorse helps Royal Marine rehabilitate

Tuesday, 25 March 2014

BBC Spotlight visited former racehorse, Monkerhostin, in his new home in Lympstone, Devon where he is looked after and loved by the Beilby family. Monkerhostin, supported by the charity Retraining of Racehorses, has helped George Beilby, a Royal Marine, recover from the strains of military service in Afghanistan.

Gold Cup winners lend star quality to Opening Day Parade at Cheltenham

Friday, 21 March 2014

Former Gold Cup winners Kauto Star and Denman showed all their old sparkle in front of a big crowd when leading the Retraining of Racehorses’ parade on the opening day of the Cheltenham Festival on Tuesday 11th March 2014. The parade showcased how well they and eight other former racehorses have taken to their second careers.