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Hundreds of racing fans canter to Grand National by coach
13 Apr 2012

Over 1000 racing fans will travel to The Grand National with National Express this weekend from destinations across Britain.

The UK's largest coach operator has scheduled dedicated services from 16 towns and cities direct to Aintree. The most popular location is Manchester with over 500 people travelling from the Coach Station on Saturday alone.

As well as being the highlight of the racing season The Grand National also boasts the most spectacular collection of fashion in the British sporting calendar. National Express invited media to their departure points to snap pictures of the extravagant fashion and hats on display as people boarded the dedicated services.

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