Tim Jarvis, son of Alan Jarvis, has had his application for a training licence turned down by the British Horseracing Authority.
Jarvis senior, who is based at Twyford, near Bicester, lost his permission to train under the BHA’s ‘fit and proper person’ rule relating to an £868,366 debt owed to Doncaster Bloodstock Sales Ltd, and is operating on a temporary licence.
The family had hoped that Tim Jarvis would be able to take out a licence of his own having passed all the required modules.
But the BHA has decided not to issue him with the required documentation.
Tim Jarvis has appealed against the decision, with a date for this hearing to be confirmed.
Jarvis snr has applied to have his temporary licence extended, as it is due to expire on Sunday, until his son’s appeal has been heard. This hearing will take place on Thursday.
The BHA declined to reveal the reasons for Tim Jarvis’s application being turned down while the issue is ongoing.
Alan Jarvis opted not to comment pending today’s hearing.
- BRADLEY SMITH COLUMN: I'm so excited about big challenge ahead of new MotoGP season
- Oxford United boss Michael Appleton backs young guns to reach the top if they keep learning
- BAR BILLIARDS: Berinsfield stun Masons in Oxford League
- MOTOR RACING: Lance Stroll stays calm ahead of his Formula debut in Melbourne
- RUGBY UNION: Round-up of the Oxfordshire Under 14 and 15 finals
- ATHLETICS: Paul Fernandez secures second at Banbury 15
- Oxon Senior Cup semi-final between Oxford United and Banbury United is postponed
- Michael Appleton frustrated as errors undermine Oxford United display
- Darryl Eales expects Oxford United to have increased playing budget next season
- Wallingford Town pipped in semi-final