Racing broadcaster Clare Balding was among those to congratulate AP McCoy on riding his 4,000th winner, calling the jockey's feat "incredible":
Everyone there to witness it who should be - Jonjo, JP McManus, all his family and Uncle Toby, who was his first GB boss #mccoy4000
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A widespread frost across the UK as temperatures fall below freezing under clear skies.
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Largely dry elsewhere tonight with a widespread frost and icy stretches