Cheviot challenge

FORMER trainer Rhona Elliot and the MS Racing Club is holding a charity walk, run and horse-ride in the Cheviot hills on September 17.

Participants will cover about 10 miles from The Yett in the hills behind Hownam in aid of the local Multiple Sclerosis branch and the Great North Air Ambulance

The day includes clear-round show jumping, a shorter walk, run and lead rein route, a hog roast and other refreshments.

Runners start at 10am and walkers and riders after 10.30am. Entry fees in advance are £15 (£20 on the day), under-12s £8, cheques payable to the MS Borders Racing Club.

To enter, or for information, contact Rhona Elliot, The Yett, Hownam, Kelso, TD5 8AW or 01573 440268.