A warm welcome home to Conna for Grand National winner Monty's Pass.

Monty's Pass won the Aintree Grand National on 5 April 2003. Two days later the champion horse and trainer Jimmy Mangan returned home as heroes to Mangan's yard in Conna, County Cork. 

Stable Lass Lynn Thorstenssan describes her delight to have such a prestigious winner from their stables. 

The village of Conna has been celebrating and locals are already speculating about next year. The main street was packed with people to welcome home Monty's Pass who was led by a Garda escort.  

Trainer of Monty's Pass Jimmy Mangan praises the latest Aintree Grand National winner. 

An RTÉ News report broadcast on 7 April 2003. The reporter is Jennie O'Sullivan.