Winston Peters is not the only friend of the racing industry in the Government, New Zealand's racing chief believes. But he says the industry needs to "tell its stories" better to get wider support. Anendra Singh reports.

Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters is a great friend of the racing industry but other allies in the Government are also well informed about its plight, says New Zealand Racing Board chief executive John Allen.

Allen was responding to a question from Hastings breeder/owner Mike Sanders today at the Hawke's Bay Racing clubrooms on what would happen to the industry if Peters didn't

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