August 17, 2022

A SCOTS crane enterprise is set to rejoice its 75th year in company by sponsoring Musselburgh Racecourse’s forthcoming race meet up with.

Extensive expression racecourse supporter Bernard Hunter was launched in 1946 and presently employs all around 60 staff members in Leith, Danderhall and at its Gilmerton headquarters.

1 of the firm’s new 60-ton cranes will be on screen at the East Lothian monitor this Friday at the well known Friday Evening at the Races.

The small business, led by chairman Jim Rafferty and controlling director Mark Rafferty, will glance to welcome company on the Friday to rejoice the landmark birthday.

Mark Rafferty, Managing Director of Bernard Hunter.
Mark Rafferty is the Controlling Director of Bernard Hunter. (Image equipped with release by Sure PR)

Mark Rafferty stated: “We have been corporate sponsors at Musselburgh since 2007 exactly where we have sponsored sure races and its normally a excellent day out.

“We were being delighted to sponsor the popular Friday Night at the Races to mark this specific occasion.”

The aggressive six race meeting contains the Bernard Hunter Cellular Crane’s nursery handicap 5 furlong sprint and the 7 furlong Bernard Hunter 75th Anniversary Race, with gates open up at 4.30pm and very first race off at 6.10pm.

Musselburgh Racecourse marketing and advertising manager, Aisling Johnston, said: “Bernard Hunter have been a fantastic supporter of Musselburgh Racecourse and we are delighted they have preferred to rejoice a special birthday below on Friday.

“With Radio Forth’s Boogie in the Early morning and Funkwagen furnishing the amusement immediately after racing, we are guaranteed it will be a night time to recall.”

Racegoers with legitimate concession ID can get gain of a specific £15 gate admission ticket, and any person booking in advance can preserve £5 on the raceday £25 admission price.

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As with all Musselburgh race conferences, kids aged 17 and under are admitted no cost when accompanied by a spending grownup.