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  • Joanna Lumley reads Ascot poem for Channel 4 opener

    Absolutely Fabulous News for Racing as Joanna Lumley reads Ascot poem to open Channel 4's coverage of Royal Ascot 2014

    Author: 30 June 2015 Read more
  • BBC Premier of England World Cup Poem

    A big thank you to everyone, from the famous to the not-so-famous who generously contributed their time and talent to help make a film of my World Cup poem 'That Time Again' which premiered on the BBC at 12.45 pm today.

    Author: 9 June 2014 Read more
  • Recording official Ascot poem with Joanna Lumley

    In the studio yesterday with Joanna Lumley recording the official Ascot 2014 poem...

    Author: 15 May 2014 Read more

(...if anyone really cares!)

Henry Birtles runs his own company HBA Media, a consultancy specialising in Television Rights. Getting racing to a broader audience is the name of his game, something he also aims to achieve through his poems. HBA has established itself as a provider of racing content to the international

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