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Top racehorse trainer's Lambourn yard damaged by fire

Credit: Jamie Osborne

A top racehorse trainer is counting the cost of a fire that swept through his Berkshire stables, destroying a house.

Jamie Osborne tweeted a video of the damage in Upper Lambourn, which began at about 4am on Saturday.

A number of his horses are due to compete at Royal Ascot later this month.

He said he is "relieved nobody and no animals were hurt".

The 51 year old's video shows the extent of the damage and how close the flames came to his horses:

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The cause of the fire has not yet been identified.

Jamie also filmed a tour of the damage at his yard- explaining what happened and expressing his thanks to those who helped.

(Please note- A four-letter word does get used in his Tweet!)

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