GUESTS OF LORD MARCH AT THIS YEAR’S Goodwood Festival of Speed Ball were treated to a spectacular night set in his garden at Goodwood House. Over 1000 guests attended, and I was invited by Formula 1 driver Karun Chandok. Other racing driver guests included Tom Kristensen, Jenson Button, Kris Meeke and Marc Gene, who was on my table.
The evening raised money for the Richard Burns Foundation to support Headway in honour of the late Henry Surtees. After dinner, guests were ushered outside to watch a breathtaking display by the Red Bull X-Fighters who performed stunts on their motocross bikes set to fireworks and music. The star act for the night was Jimmie Vaughan with his blues band, with special guest guitarist Jeff Beck bringing the evening to a thundering close. Lo ‘ober