The Grand National
The Grand National is a National horse race of steeplechase which annually takes place in Aintree racecourse in Liverpool since 1839. It is around 4 miles every year with at least 30 jumps.
This year the Grand National will be on April 8th 2017. This annual horse race is really famous across the whole of the UK and Ireland. It has been one of Britain’s most watched horse races, plenty of places across the capital will be showing the race.
Places to go in London :
- The Coach and Horses, Soho
- The running horse, Mayfair
- The Sydney arms, Chelsea
- The sporting page, Chelsea
It is time to gather with family and friends into bars and watch this race with a great atmosphere, where everyone is riled up. Prepare yourself, be ready to have an exciting Saturday and to be aware of what an English horse race could give such a good feeling and atmosphere!