Frankie Dettori and Anthea Turner
Supports: The Brooke
Frankie Dettori and Anthea Turner supported The Brooke's first national fundraiser, Courses for Horses, at Goodwood racecourse earlier this month.
The equine charity organised a series of events at some of the most prestigious racecourses across the country throughout May and June.
Presenter Turner said: "My sister and I saw The Brooke tending sick and injured horses in Egypt and India. My enduring memory is of the care given by the charity's vets to the horses - and their owner's delight when they were made well again."
The Brooke has already raised £60,000 from its fundraising at racecourses.
With money from 400 individual events run by members of the public still to be collected, the charity hopes the total will exceed £100,000.
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