Northern breeders honoured at Downpatrick
Irish Field Contributor
Over 100 guests attended the reception at the racecourse, where Niall Hannity was the special guest
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AWARDS: ITBA celebrates Northern breeders
Those present enjoyed an evening of lively discussion before recognising the achievements of local breeders
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