Ep 251 - Chris Pitt - Let no memories fade

The Paddock and The Pavilion - The Horse Racing and Cricket Podcast

12-03-2024 • 44 mins

For our next Cheltenham Festival episode, I was joined by Chris Pitt, author and racing historian, who has just written ‘Let no memories fade’ a book celebrating this year’s centenary of the Cheltenham Gold Cup. Enjoy some of the unique, fascinating and major stories about the famous race from a Cheltenham Gold Cup Mastermind. The worst horse to run in the race, the war years, a controversial result, Arkle v Mill House, the only French winner, the Native River v Might Bite battle all feature. Chris also reveals how he came to write the book along with his own favourite memories of the race. Let No Memories Fade - Heroes of the Gold Cup 1924-2024 – Weatherbys Shop Please subscribe to us on Apple podcasts, Amazon music, Google or Spotify. Connect with us on X, Facebook & Instagram @ThePaddandPav www.stephenwallismedia.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices