The coffin is carried into the church before the funeral service for Pat Eddery in Thame. Photograph: Julian Herbert/PA Wire

Racing personalities past and present gathered to pay their respects to Pat Eddery, one of Ireland’s most successful ever jockeys, at his funeral in T(...)

Horse racing trainer Sir Henry Cecil with Frankel at Ascot in June 2012. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty

Sir Henry Cecil, who has died aged 70, was one of the most successful and popular racehorse trainers of the past century. He is the only trainer since(...)