Grand National: The full package

  • Last Updated: April 5 2014, 0:49 BST

It's the £1million Crabbie's Grand National at Aintree today where 40 horses tackle 30 fearsome fences in the world's greatest steeplechase - and we've got all angles covered.

Racing UK presenter Lydia Hislop rates the contenders using ginger beer bottles in honour of the new sponsors, while we also go through the runners and riders with Andy Charles' pinstickers guide and Tom Peacock's horse-by-horse preview.

Sky Sports presenters join in the fun too as Alex Hammond shares her thoughts on the race in her blog, while regular Super Sunday and Monday Night Football host Ed Chamberlin also gives us his views on the contest.

The challenge from over the Irish Sea is as strong as ever and form expert Donn McClean goes through the Irish contenders, while we have the inside track from the people that matter in what the trainers say and from more connections in our preview of the race.

Graham Cunningham answered your questions on the great race in his regular Friday chat, while top jockey Wayne Hutchinson discusses his chance on Walkon in his column.

Simon Holt, Ben Linfoot's Value Bet and Man On The Spot headline our top tipping team and you can listen to our Grand National podcast if you're still undecided.

Go through the formbook yourself with the full racecard and form and get work colleagues, family and friends involved using our sweepstake kit.

Sky Bet's Head Racing Compiler Richard Horner also marks your card in his Book Review and, don't forget, Sky Bet are paying FIVE places on each-way bets on the race.