Tag: Horse racing

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July Racing Music Night Highlights

Published: 23rd June 2022

As the summer heats up so does the live music at racetracks up and down the country. An eclectic mix of chart-toppers to suit all manner of musical tastes follow some great...

Here’s Why Horse Racing Can Be Great Value

Published: 22nd June 2022

There are options to suit every pocket with loads of added extras thrown in for free at plenty of meetings during the course of the year. Here’s a look at some of...

All You Need To Know About Royal Ascot

Published: 15th June 2022

Royalty and Style The very best horses take each other on with some of the most prestigious prizes in racing up for grabs during one of the great social events of the...

The Derby – A Beginner’s Guide

Published: 1st June 2022

An Earl, A Lot of Money and A Special Track The historic prize – which dates as far back as 1780 – has been copied by virtually every major racing nation.  The...

5 Great Horse Racing Pubs

Published: 26th May 2022

Some watering holes have become famous for hosting parties for nearby trainers after big‐race victories, while others have been fortifying racing fans before some of the biggest meetings. Here’s five pubs with...

My Local Racecourse – Cartmel

Published: 23rd May 2022

Beautiful Surroundings With its woodland backdrop and traditional drystone walls lining the road side, it’s as if the venue had jumped off the page of a Beatrix Potter book. The quaint course...

The 7 Most Unique Racecourses In Great Britain

Published: 19th May 2022

From the tightest of circuits on the Flat to great sprawling jumping tests, the phrase chalk and cheese doesn’t do the wide variety justice.  Here’s a look at some of the most...

QUIZ: Famous Racehorse Anagrams

Published: 18th May 2022

There are ten anagrams of famous Group 1 winning horses. Some of the very best in the world. 10/10 would be a brilliant effort here!...

10 Horse Racing Phrases You Need To Know

Published: 16th May 2022

Here’s some explanations of ten racing phrases you might have heard and were wondering what they meant. Black Type Horses, especially fillies and mares, are often referred to as having gained some...

My Local Racecourse – Ripon

Published: 11th May 2022

The Quintessential English Venue Anyone who has been to Ripon racecourse will find it easy to understand why the track was voted the ‘Best Racecourse in the North’ three times by the Racegoers...