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Burghley

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William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley. 1520--98, English statesman: chief adviser to Elizabeth I; secretary of state (1558--72) and Lord High Treasurer (1572--98)
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The Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials is one of six fourstar events in the world and sees the best riders from across the globe descend on Lincolnshire to strut their stuff.
Tina Cook, the 2009 European individual gold medallist, was leading British rider in eighth place on Star Witness, two positions above six-time Burghley champion William Fox-Pitt on four-star debutant Fernhill Pimms.
Plans are in place to get him back in time for the Pau Horse Trials in France in October/ However, Atkinson has been forced to concede defeat over his chances to this year's Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials - a disappointing blow after he was ruled out himself last year with a fractured collarbone.
Near Stamford is Burghley House, an Elizabethan mansion, vast and ornate, built by the First Minister of Elizabeth I, Sir William Cecil, later Lord Burghley.
The town also boasts two surprising firsts, as the first tomatoes in England were grown in Burghley House and the oldest newspaper in the country was founded in the town in the 1690s.
In a two-part series, the stories of life at country houses Burghley and Goodwood are told with relish.
Schwab said Land Rover had a huge presence at Burghley horse trials this year with over 60 Land Rover vehicles in action at the event.
MAIDEN racer Dry Old Party (above) was among those flying the flag for second-career thoroughbreds at the Burghley horse trials, where he, eventual winner Parklane Hawk, ridden by William Fox-Pitt, and Irish-trained Kilpatrick River figured in the top ten after the cross-country section.
EQUESTRIAN Burghley: Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials (to Sep 4).
Nicola Malcolm, 22, was injured during the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials in Lincolnshire.
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