A day at the races for Banbury care home resident

Banbury Heights Nursing Home resident Mary Henderson rolled back the years with a day out at the Edgecote Point to Point race meet.

Friday, 10th May 2019, 2:25 pm
Banbury Heights care Home resident Mary Henderson goes point to point NNL-190805-104659001

Mary had previously been a racehorse trainer and a rider and managed to catch up with some old friends in the horse fraternity at the meeting.

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She met with a former jockey of her horses Jo Parris, who is now a judge and Alan Walker, a retired vet who took care of Mary’s horses.

Mary put a bet on two horses with one finishing third and the other coming home first.

She treated herself to a toddy of whiskey with her winnings.