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Naas – Chapter 6 – The 1960s

  From ‘The Centenary of Naas Racecourse (1924-2024) – Nursery of Champions’ by Turtle Bunbury.   Back to Naas 100 Contents   Television   On 26 March 1960, the Naas Race Company hosted a live screening of the first-ever televised Aintree Grand National, as millions of BBC viewers tuned in to watch Merryman II win the […]