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Last Updated:  Wednesday, 26 March, 2003, 18:13 GMT
The magic of Aintree
The Aintree meeting is one of the busiest times of the year for bookmakers
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The Aintree meeting is one of the busiest times of the year for bookmakers
Crowds flock to the course, which is situated near Liverpool FC's home, Anfield
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Thousands flock to the course, which is situated about six miles from Liverpool city centre
Ladies' Day attracts the glamorous, famous and wealthy
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Friday is Ladies' Day at Aintree, attracting the glamorous, famous and wealthy
Aintree has some of the most daunting fences in the world
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Aintree has some of the most daunting obstacles in the world and provides plenty of drama
Some jockeys are forced to remount
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Some jockeys are forced to remount after falls in the big race
But the reward is great if the runners and riders can negotiate the tough obstacles
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But the reward is great if the runners and riders can negotiate the course



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