Math Roberts who won the instrumental Blue Riband
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The last Atlantic liner to hold the Blue Riband
was the United States, which was designed for her potential use as a troopship as well as her service as a commercial passenger liner.
Meanwhile, the Blue Riband
semi-finals are on Tuesday night at Hall Green, and the final with seven supporting opens, the following Tuesday live on Sky Sports.
Six dogs --Ashley Bingo, Droopy's Oasis, Farloe Hack, Lodgeview Flash, Moonroe Micko, Orient Ron --will race for the pounds 7,500 William Hill Blue Riband
Final which will be televised live on Sky Sports and feature in a special Central TV report later this week, presented by Hall Green regular Gary Newbon.
Does the 53-year-old, who scored six goals in Ballymena's 1989 cup run, ever tire of talking about the Showgrounds club's last blue riband
WHILE we did include a picture of Meirion after he won the first bass solo over 25 on Friday, winning the blue riband
was a fantastic achievement.
He holds an entry in the big handicap at the Berkshire track on February 10, but with a 4lb penalty taking his weight up to 11st 11lb, he is set to be prepared for the blue riband
at Seven Barrows without another run.
Last Tuesday at Hall Green we witnessed a greyhound with a completely contrasting style of racing as Westmead Joe came from off the pace to snatch the group one William Hill Blue Riband
final in dramatic fashion.
After upsetting all the odds by winning the Premiership title in 1995, Blackburn had high hopes for their first foray into European football's blue riband
The Robert Alner-trained eight-year-old shot to the head of the blue riband
betting after Best Mate was ruled out, but the 2003 Foxhunter Chase winner will now also miss the Festival.
Nestle plans a revival for its stalwart biscuit brand Blue Riband
with the launch of a new snacking product.
The Oval club has been allocated 4,200 tickets for the North Stand for the blue riband
clash with Cliftonville, but believe they could sell more.