PEACE IN OUR TIME has been knocking on the door lately and, though still edging up the weights, is narrowly preferred to penalised Warwick winner Josie's Dream. Frosty Secret may have been flattered by her latest third behind Highlife Dancer at Bath and it's usually worth opposing Astroscarlet, though it was around this time last year that she recorded her only victory to date.
Peace In Our Time 5-1 (10-11) Chased leaders, barged way out to challenge over 3f out, ran on well inside final furlong, nearest finish, 3rd of 13, 1/2l behind City Ground (11-7) at Lingfield 1m 2f am hcp 0-65 (6) pol.
Josie's Dream (IRE) 4-1 (9-13) Tracked leaders, led over 7f out, clear over 4f out, ridden over 1f out, kept on well, won at Warwick 1m 5f am hcp 0-60 (6) gd beating Jewelled Dagger (10-11) by 2 1/2l, 12 ran.
Frosty Secret 8-1 (8-8) Tracked leading trio, went 2nd over 2f out, no impression when hung left 1f out, no extra in 3rd final 110 yards, 3rd of 6, 3 1/2l behind Highlife Dancer (9-6) at Brighton 1m 4f hcp (6) fm.
Astroscarlet 4-1 (8-9) Led 2f, tracked leaders, ridden 3f out, weakened final furlong, 5th of 7, 7l behind Cornish Beau (9-0) at Lingfield 1m 4f hcp 0-65 (6) pol.
Frosty Friday 33-1 (9-1) In rear, ridden and headway 2f out, ran on, not trouble leaders, 5th of 13, 2l behind Young Jackie (9-5) at Lingfield 1m 2f hcp (0-55) (6) pol.
Princess Palmer 50-1 (8-13) Towards rear and pushed along, never dangerous, 12th of 14, 8l behind Resonare (9-10) at Lingfield 7f hcp 0-55 (6) gf.
Omega Omega 14-1 (10-5) In touch, pushed along over 3f out, soon outpaced, no impression when ridden over 1f out, 8th of 10, 16l behind El Bravo (10-3) at Wolverhampton 1m 4f am hcp 0-55 (6) pol in May.