Erma Fillie – Mark’s girlfriend
Young and flirtatious, Erma is not so much attractive, as an attraction!
Wayne Dinn – Mark’s cousin
Stable and reliable, Wayne is a steady plodder with good prospects.
Rhoda Round – Wayne’s fiance
A social climber with a lot of affiliations, Rhoda Round is dignified, gracious and very good company.
Seamus All – Jockey
Short, lithe and quick witted, Seamus is an easy man to like and is full of Irish charm.
Orson Ryder – Trainer
A hunk of an Australian with a relaxed and friendly demeanour, Orson loves hard work and his horses.
Lotta Neizz – Horse whisperer
Quiet and perceptive, Lotta is a casual dresser, but quite clearly from thoroughbred stock herself.
Inspector Ray Scorse – Detective
Inspector Scorse is the detective sent to solve the case. He provides the solution speech at the end of the evening.