Both tracks received €150,000 in emergency funding from Horse Racing Ireland this year to maintain prize-money levels after the dramatic reduction in the Horse Racing Fund (HRF) administered by Dard
OPPOSITE: shoes piled up at the door of a Gujjar shepherd's cabin, high in the Pir Panjal section of the Himalaya, along the upper reaches of the Raman Sin River south of Gurez; ABOVE: a Dard
Shin elder in the village of Burnoi, who had never seen a Western traveller in his village before.
feed inspectors have taken official samples to be tested and analysed by the Public Analyst.
spokesman said it would review meat plant procedures to ensure a similar breach of BSE testing rules did not happen again.
"I highlighted I believe there is a cross-border organised crime element to these thefts and this I believe is borne out by these latest figures with the Newry and Armagh DARD
offices reporting over 1,332 of these cattle stolen or missing.
"This error by Dard
officials could not have come at a worse time and we have asked Dard
to initiate an inquiry into this incident and to take urgent steps to ensure that this human error cannot happen again."