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Cheltenham Town manager thanks hospital following heart surgery

Gary Johnson, Cheltenham Town manager. Credit: PA

Cheltenham Town manager Gary Johnson has thanked the Bristol Heart Institute for their hard work as he continues his recovery from heart surgery.

Johnson missed Cheltenham's recent match at Doncaster Rovers having gone down with a heavy cold.

After continuing to feel unwell, he was admitted to hospital over the weekend of March 11.

He is expected to miss a few weeks of action but is looking forward to getting back to the team.

Watch Johnson's full thank you video below, (footage from BHI):



Record crowds at Cheltenham Festival Ladies Day

Three ladies flaunt some extravagant looking head-wear at the Cheltenham Festival. Credit: PA

A new record crowd has been set for the second day of The Festival (since the meeting went to four days in 2005).

57,681, attended Ladies Day at Cheltenham today according to Cheltenham Festival organisers.

Last year's attendance came to 57,093, up 1,734 from the 55,359 in 2015.

Zara Phillips and Princess Anne enjoy the racing from the royal enclosure. Credit: PA
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