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Jockey Club boosts prize money as profits increase

The Jockey Club has announced that it has added £3.4m to its prize money as profits saw a sharp rise throughout 2011.

It owns 14 British race-horses including Aintree and Cheltenham and made more money despite receiving less industry funding.

BBC Radio 5 live Wake Up To Money spoke to its chief executive Simon Bazalgette.

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  • 09 May 2012