Goodwood


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Goodwood

an area in SE England, in Sussex: site of a famous racecourse and of Goodwood House, built 1780--1800
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45 Goodwood, nap) Shaped nicely when third in a Listed race at York this month after a long layoff and successful over course and distance in the Molecomb at this meeting last year.
It forms a key part of the magnificent 12,000-acre Goodwood Estate, situated just outside Chichester with stunning views out to sea and as far as the Isle of Wight on a clear day.
Goodwood doesn't mention prices but not much involving Goodwood is ever cheap so prepare for the worst.
In some cases the cars can be driven on a dedicated vehicle evaluation route within the grounds of the Goodwood estate, including the Festival hill climb.
Further progress on that scale would surely see Toronado avenge earlier defeats at Goodwood, but Dawn Approach showed an iron will to bounce back from a nightmare run in the Epsom Derby to triumph at Ascot and he will not be going down without a fight.
With this new on-site location, the annual Goodwood Aviation Show is set to expand considerably, with some additional attractions planned for the first time this year, including a dedicated military and civilian careers area.
And the unique Goodwood Revival is provisionally scheduled for the weekend of September 14-16 next year.
The Charlton is the result of the renowned and deliciously rich Goodwood milk which stems from the local Dairy Shorthorn, a sixteenth century breed which originated as a result of crossing the best milking cow of the time.
NEIL FARRINGTON takes a golfing break at glorious Goodwood.
MOTOR racing veteran Sir Stirling Moss will celebrate his 80th birthday in style when 80 of the cars with which he was associated will be paraded at the Goodwood Revival car festival next month.
Each year the elite of British society descend on Goodwood to revel in its ravishing setting as well as marvel at the world's top jockeys, trainers and horses as they battle it out on top of the Sussex Downs.
FORMULA One driver Lewis Hamilton has confirmed his attendance at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, which will be the first opportunity to see him in action in an F1 car on British soil.