Suffolk jockey making good recovery

LESTER Piggott is making a good recovery his son-in-law said today.The champion jockey, who suffered heart problems while on holiday in Switzerland, is expected to stay in the Lausanne University Hospital where he is being treated for a short time.

LESTER Piggott is making a good recovery his son-in-law said today.

The champion jockey, who suffered heart problems while on holiday in Switzerland, is expected to stay in the Lausanne University Hospital where he is being treated for a short time.

Horse trainer William Haggas, said: “He is fine. His condition is not life-threatening. I don't know how long he will be in hospital but it will certainly be for a few more days.”

Wife Susan and daughter Maureen have been at the 71-year-old's bedside.

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