No sooner had thousands of people set off to watch racing at Doncaster, as part of the government's test scheme to slowly return spectators to the sport, than it announced that, from next Monday, no groups of more than six people will be able to congregate in England. Go figure!
Of course, as was the case with the Cheltenham Festival in March, the news media and horse racing hating social media warriors will now pick on racing at Doncaster today, Wednesday, and possibly up to and including Saturday. It's a potential Public Relations disaster for racing once again . . .
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