ALASTAIR SHOWS THE SUITS
ALASTAIR Down won racing writer of the year at the Derby Awards. It was thoroughly deserved – and also a real slap in the face for Racing Post executives who virtually got rid of him.
Call them the suits and the skirts, the executives who run these things. When they come in they feel they’ve got to make changes even if everyone is doing a good job, or they get asked ‘What are you doing here?’