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ROYAL ASCOT: Day Five (Saturday) Preview

The fifth and final day of the royal meeting centres on the sprinters in the Group One Diamond Jubilee Stakes and its 6f sister race, the richly competitive Wokingham Handicap.

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Crack jockey Silvestre de Sousa, who warmed up for Royal Ascot by riding six winners in one day last Friday.

ROYAL ASCOT: Day Four (Friday) Preview

If I was forced to make a choice, the Friday of Royal Ascot would be my favourite day of the five, given that it focuses on fast-improving 3yos.

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Godolphin star Hawkbill, who is one of many winners from last year's Royal Ascot expected to return in search of more success this week.

ROYAL ASCOT: Day Two (Wednesday) Preview

After a thrilling opening day, Royal Ascot serves up one of its blockbuster contests of the week in the shape of the Group One Prince Of Wales’s Stakes.

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Smalley cyclist Mark Prime is part of the Million Mile Bike Ride.

Cyclist joins million mile children’s charity challenge

A cyclist from Smalley has joined a national campaign to ride more than a million miles this year to fundraise for a children’s cancer charity.

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Thursday is not only Gold Cup day at Royal Ascot. It's also ladies' day, with all the glamour and glitz that goes with it.

ROYAL ASCOT: Day Three (Thursday) Preview

Ladies’ Day at Royal traditionally attracts a huge crowd, bolstered by coach trips from all corners of the country.

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Dual 2,000 Guineas winner Churchill, who is a hot favourite for the big race of the opening day at Royal Ascot, the St James's Palace Stakes.

ROYAL ASCOT: Day One (Tuesday) Preview

The rain has retreated and the sun has re-appeared. What better time for Royal Ascot?

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York, which has been voted the best racecourse of the year by members of The Racegoers Club.

Racegoers vote for York as their favourite course of the year

York has been voted the best racecourse in the country this year by members of the Racegoers Club, the official supporters club for British racing fans.

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David Bradley, of Matlock, in action. (PHOTO BY: Tony Else Photography).

Smallest of bikes enter the fray at Darley Moor

Excitement is mounting ahead of the third round of the Darley Moor Motorcycle Road Race Club championship, which hits the track on Sunday.

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The Women's Tour is passing through Derbyshire on Saturday.

VIDEO: What is it like to ride the Derbyshire stage of the Women's Tour?

The OVO Energy Women's Tour arrives in Derbyshire this weekend.
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Master trainer Aidan O'Brien, who saddled another Investec Derby winner at Epsom -- but not with a fancied horse.

Wings Of Eagles’ Derby win: shock, fluke or fine performance?

So an Investec Derby that looked unfathomable beforehand yielded a result that was, well, err, unfathomable.

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The Ovo Energy Women's Tour arrives in Derbyshire on Saturday.

All you need to know about the Women's Tour in Chesterfield and Derbyshire this weekend

Thousands of people are expected to line the streets of Derbyshire this weekend as some of the leading women's cyclists grace the county's roads.

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Youngsters from the winning school, Sawley Junior in Long Eaton, who were crowned tennis champions and will now go on to compete at the Derbyshire Summer Games.

Youngsters serve an ace at tennis tournament for schools

It was game, set and match for primary school pupils who enjoyed a tennis tournament organised by the Erewash School Sport Partnership.

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The boys team, Henry Hayward, Dani Hoof, Sam Potter and Dan Heaslip.

Trent College duo shine for county schools golf teams

Two youngsters from Trent College in Long Eaton were in Derbyshire teams that acquitted themselves well at the Midlands Schools Golf Championships.

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Jockeys riding out at Mark Johnston's yard in Middleham, Yorkshire, which hopes to be celebrating its first Investec Derby winner on Saturday, courtesy of Permian.

INVESTEC DERBY PREVIEW: horse-by-horse guide to the key runners at Epsom

If anyone tells you they know who’s going to win the Investec Derby, their assertions can safely be filed under the category, fake news.

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Will Frankie Dettori be the number one again in the Investec Oaks at Epsom on Friday when he rides the strong fancy, Enable?

INVESTEC OAKS PREVIEW: horse-by-horse guide to the key runners at Epsom

Whereas the Investec Derby is as open as the expansive, rolling Epsom Downs themselves, its sister Classic, the Investec Oaks revolves around one horse.

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Owen Farrell and Physio Phil Pask

Physio Phil Pask credits Worksop Rugby Club and Valley School ahead of fourth British Lions tour

Phil Pask still feels a debt of gratitude to Worksop Rugby Club and Valley School as he prepares for his fourth British and Irish Lions tour.

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Jockey William Buick salutes the Newbury crowd after winning the Group One Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes on Ribchester.

Ribchester romp steals the show on Newbury’s Lockinge Day

Any meeting that yields a handful of clues and contenders for the upcoming Epsom Classics and the seasonal highlight that is Royal Ascot warrants the utmost respect.

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Paralympian backs new hub club for his sport

Paralympian backs new hub club for his sport

Derbyshire Paralympian Jonathan Hall is calling for more people in the county to try out wheelchair basketball.

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Steve Croton is about to set off on his latest epic fundraising ride.

Ilkeston cyclist to ride 900 miles for cancer charity

An Ilkeston man is to embark on a 900-mile sponsored cycle ride through France this weekend to raise money for a leading cancer charity.

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Grateful Taylor-Tipton is a teenager on a mission

Grateful Taylor-Tipton is a teenager on a mission

He is still a teenager - and also relatively new to the world of winter sports - but Justin Taylor-Tipton is a man on a mission, hell-bent on following in the footsteps of Lizzy Yarnold and Amy Williams by one day medalling for Team GB at an Olympic Games.

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