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Aintree Racecourse

Home of the Grand National, Aintree is one of the world’s most famous racecourses, they are proud to be part of The Jockey Club. With over two miles of luscious green racetrack, and horse racing’s biggest stars taking to this jumps only course, racing is always a sight to behold. With new Parade Ring, Weighing Room, and two new state of the art Grandstands, a visit to Aintree delivers a 21st century racing experience like no other. Tel: 0344 579 3001 visit website

Ascot Racecourse

Ascot is one of the leading racecourses in the United Kingdom, home of Royal Ascot and host of 16 of the UK’s 75 annual Group/Grade 1 races. In 2012 the world’s four top horses on official ratings ran at Ascot, something no other venue could claim and king of them all, of course, was the mighty Frankel.The Gold Cup remains the feature race of the third day of Royal Ascot, traditionally the busiest day of the week and colloquially known as “Ladies’ Day”. Tel: 0844 346 3000 visit website

Ayr Racecourse

Ayr Racecourse is Scotland’s Premier Racecourse. A dual purpose track, holding both National Hunt and Flat fixtures, Ayr stages year round racing including highlights the Coral Scottish Grand National in April and the Gold Cup Festival in September. What was a sleeping giant has now become a vibrant multi purpose business. Tel: 01292 264179
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Bangor-on-Dee Racecourse

Bangor-on-Dee Racecourse is a left-handed jumps racecourse set in glorious countryside and overlooked by the Welsh hills. The only Racecourse in the country that doesn’t have a Grandstand, Bangor-on-Dee has a unique character with a main grass viewing bank which provides a natural amphitheatre to the racing action. In 2002, Bangor-on-Dee joined up with sister track Chester Racecourse, where you can enjoy flat racing during the summer months. Tel: 01978 780323 visit website

Bath Racecourse

Ideally situated on Lansdown Hill overlooking the picturesque Roman City of Bath, Bath Racecourse is the highest racecourse in Britain and is known for being intimate, relaxed and friendly. During October 2015, Bath Racecourse commenced a multi-million pound redevelopment funded by Arena Racing Company, the largest group of racecourses in the UK. Tel: 01225 424609 visit website

Beverley Racecourse

Situated in the East Riding of Yorkshire, Beverley has been a thoroughbred horse racing venue for close to 300 years. The right-handed flat course, just over one mile and three furlongs in length, boasts modern facilites which can accommodate all varieities of enthusiast from corporate entertainment to family picnics. Tel: 01482 867488 visit website

Brighton Racecourse

Brighton Racecourse, location in the heart of Brighton City, is a vibrant venue for a day out with family and friends, or the corporate experience. The current course is a mile and a half long, but it used to extend a further half mile across the golf course towards Roedean. In the early days four mile races could be run by starting at the winning post and “going the wrong way” before taking a loop at the two mile start and coming back in the conventional direction. Tel: 01273 603580 visit website

Carlisle Racecourse

Located in a historic border city, Carlisle Racecourse offers state of the art facilities for both race day and non race day events. Carlisle hosts the Cumberland Plate and Carlisle Bell races annually, and 2009 represents the 105th year of horse racing at the current circuit. Carlisle Racecourse racecourse is part of the The Jockey Club, the largest commercial group in British horse racing.  Tel: 01228 554700 visit website

Cartmel Racecourse

Named Small Racecourse of the Yearin the North for 2008, with its rich history and location on the Holker Estate Cartmel Racecourse offers a sense of uniqueness and charm. Recent and ongoing improvements to the course and its facilities, including a new Grandstand, have seen Cartmel develop its entertainment potential while sympathetic to its original charm. It is the local track for the Marten Julian team. Tel: 015395 36340 visit website

Catterick Racecourse

Catterick Racecourse, a charming circuit set in the Northern hamlet of Catterick Bridge, provides exhilarating racing throughout the year in an intimate setting.Today, Catterick is a charming blend of old and new.  The framework of the old 1906 stand is still evident in the present Grandstand but many alterations and improvements have taken place while maintaining the informal atmosphere. As well as being the busiest Racecourse in North Yorkshire with racing all year round, Catterick prides itself on being the friendliest and provides a fun relaxed day out for everyone whatever the occasion.
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Cheltenham Racecourse

Cheltenham, the jewel in Jump racing’s crown, plays host to the best jumping action in the world from 350 spectacular acres in the lee of the beautiful Cotswold hills. The racecourse has a scenic location in a natural amphitheatre, a capacity of 260,000 spectators and is home to the annual Cheltenham Festival, which is widely regarded as the highlight of the National Hunt season. To go straight to their Festival page please click hereTel: 01242 513014 visit website

Chepstow Racecourse

The picturesque Wye Valley provides a breathtaking backdrop to the comprehensive racing calendar at Chepstow, which hosts both Flat and National Hunt race meetings throughout the year. Tel: 01291 622260 visit website

Chester Racecourse

Set within the historic city walls, Chester Racecourse offers high quality flat racing through the summer months including the May Festival, the Chester Cup, the two Epsom Derby trials, the Dee Stakes and the Chester Vase. The company is responsible for both Chester and Bangor-on Dee’s historic racecourses along with all catering and conferencing facilities on site. Recognised as a leader in its field, Chester Racecourse was recently named Showcase Champion, an honour awarded for excellence and innovation in British Racing. Tel: 01244 304 600 visit website

Doncaster Racecourse

Following an ambitious £34 million redevelopment, race goers can expect a hospitality experience to match the high calibre of both the flat and jump racing hosted at Doncaster, the highlight of which is the annual Autumn Ladbroke St. Ledger Stakes. Tel: 01302 304200 visit website

Epsom Downs Racecourse

Epsom represents a challenge for any horse, and provides entertainment for every spectator, with its undulating course and new Duchess’ Stand. Epsom is best known among fans for hosting the Epsom Derby, the United Kingdom’s premier thoroughbred horse race for three-year-old colts and fillies. The Investec Derby is known as The Greatest Flat Race in the World. Tel: 01372 726311 visit website

Exeter Racecourse

Sitting high on the top of Haldon Hill, Exeter is the highest racecourse in the land at 850 feet, the second longest at 2 miles and has been described as not only one of the loveliest courses, but one of the fairest tracks in the country. Many a great National Hunt champion has started their career at Exeter, including Desert Orchid and three-time Gold Cup winner Best Mate. Tel: 01392 832599 visit website

Fakenham Racecourse

Fakenham Racecourse, which hosts National Hunt Racing, prides itself on its friendly, casual atmosphere with no formal dress code. In 110 years of racing at Fakenham many changes have taken place. There is now a thriving Annual Membership, the envy of many a racecourse throughout the country. Tel: 01328 862388 visit website

Fontwell Racecourse

One of the most intimate and friendly racecourses in the country, Fontwell stages a variety of meetings throughout the year and its unique figure of eight track adds to the excitement of Jump Racing. Tel: 01243 543335 visit website

Goodwood Racecourse

Set on the Sussex Downs, Goodwood is home to elite racing throughout the year and, in particular, the annual ‘Glorious Goodwood’ festival sees the season’s top flat horses competing for more than 12 ‘Group’ titles. “It’s fabulous racing and the most picturesque course in the world” (Frankie Dettori).  Tel: 01243 755022 visit website

Hamilton Park Racecourse

Set in some of the most beautiful grounds in racing, Hamilton Park is an idyllic Scottish racecourse perfect for entertaining clients, staff or friends. Tel: 01698 283806 visit website

Haydock Park Racecourse

Haydock Park is one of the North West’s premier horseracing venues, hosting both Flat and National Hunt racing in 127 acres of beautiful parkland. With a choice of four grandstands and 33 private viewing suites, restaurants, bars and leading conference facilities, Haydock Park is as well-known for world-class racing as it is for hosting spectacular events, attracting visitors in their thousands each year.  Tel: 01942 725963 visit website

Hereford Racecourse

Situated on the edge of the Cathedral City that forms a natural gateway to the idyllic Brecon Countryside. Hereford returns after four years on Thursday 6 October 2016. Come and experience the season re-opener and be sure to secure your tickets quickly. Tel: 01432 273560 visit website

Hexham Racecourse

Located in Northumberland, Hexham Racecourse takes full advantage of a natural amphitheatre of sloping grass below the stands to provide superb viewing of horse racing as well as the magnificent surrounding countryside. In 2015 they celebrated 125 years of racing at Hexham and it is well worth considering that without the determination and foresight of one man racing might not even exist at Hexham today. Tel: 01434 606881 visit website

Huntingdon Racecourse

Voted Best Small Racecourse in the South Midlands and East Anglia by the Racegoers Club, Huntingdon Racecourse is an intimate racing venue with an atmosphere all of its own. Its a thoroughbred horse racing venue and hosts 17 jump race meetings spanning nine months of each calendar year. Tel: 01480 453373 visit website

Kelso Racecourse

Voted ‘Britain’s Friendliest Racecourse’ in a Sunday Times survey. Kelso is a National Hunt Racecourse staging jumps racing from September through until May in the beautiful Borders countryside and picturesque town which represents a stern challenge with large, solid steeple chase fences and a long, punishing, uphill run-in.. Tel: 01573 224767
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Kempton Park Racecourse

Kempton Park in Sunbury on Thames is a popular London horse racing and entertainment venue, with Flat evening horse racing and Jump racing alongside great facilities for both social and business events. Tel: 01932 782292 visit website

Leicester Racecourse

Leicester Racecourse is a dual Flat and National Hunt venue located in the East Midlands, hosting 31 race meetings throughout the year. We are not just a racecourse, we are also an outstanding venue for conferencing, weddings and so much more. Our brand new Kube event space is ideal for large scale exhibitions, conferences, weddings and events. Tel: 0116 271 6515
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Lingfield Park Racecourse

Set in Surrey, Lingfield Park is one of the busiest racecourses in Europe and promises the excitement of Flat, National Hunt and All Weather Racing throughout the year, at least one meeting a month. Tel: 01342 834800 visit website

Ludlow Racecourse

Records of racing at Ludlow date back as far as 1729 and, to this day, the course retains its Edwardian atmosphere with National Hunt racing during the winter months. They are looking forward to their first race meeting on 5th October, just 6 weeks away today 24th August.  At the moment they are in the middle of major improvements to roads and parking areas. The Owners and Trainers Car Park, the Horse Box Park and remainder of the centre course road are being resurfaced. A new rubberised surface to the paddock and pre-parade ring is also being laid. Tel: 01584 856221 visit website

Market Rasen Racecourse

Set in its rural surroundings Market Rasen is the only racecourse in Lincolnshire and offers a unique experience. The friendly family atmosphere and amazing views around the course are unmatched any where in the country. Tel: 01673 843434 visit website

Musselburgh Racecourse

Historic Musselburgh Links has been a venue for horse racing since 1816, and has undergone a vast transformation in the past 15 years culminating in being awarded 5 Star Visit Scotland Visitor Attraction status in December 2006. Musselburgh Racecourse has been given Royal approval to name a new race after Her Majesty The Queen. Tel: 0131 665 2859 visit website

Newbury Racecourse

Home to the famous Hennessy Gold Cup, Newbury offers some of the best horse racing in the country with race day hospitality to match. Offering 30 fantastic fixtures per year with a host of extra entertainment. Tel: 01635 40015 visit website

Newcastle Racecourse

The North East’s premier racecourse is set in the 812 acre High Gosforth Park Estate with a reputation for providing premier service in magnificent surroundings. Tel: 0191 2362020 visit website

Newmarket Racecourse

Newmarket is the historic home of Horseracing, and the modern and imposing Rowley Mile boasts world class facilities as well as world class racing. Newmarket is truly special. It is a town with a rich, royal history where the thoroughbred racehorse is king. It is the town where horse racing, the “sport of kings”, was born some three and a half centuries ago and from where it was exported around the world. Tel: 01638 663482 visit website

Newton Abbot Racecourse

Newton Abbot is the leading summer jumping racecourse in the UK. Set in the rolling Devon countryside, you are guaranteed great racing and great fun. They have recently just celebrated their 150th anniversary in Racing Excellence. Tel: 01626 353235 visit website

Nottingham Racecourse

Set within 280 acres of Colwick Park, experience the thrill of a day at the races with colour, excitement, atmosphere, passion and drama at Nottingham Racecourse. Tel: 0115 9580620 visit website

Perth Racecourse

Perth Racecourse is situated in what is widely recognised as one of the most picturesque settings in the country. Within the grounds of historic Scone Palace, the course skirts the banks of the mighty River Tay and weaves its way past trees that have stood for centuries, since the time when this was the playground of the Kings and Noblemen of Scotland. Tel: 01738 551597 visit website

Plumpton Racecourse

Nestling at the foot of the South Downs, Sussex, Plumpton Racecourse is one of the most successful smaller jump racecourses in the country and hosts approximately 16 National Hunt meetings between September and May. Tel: 01273 890383 visit website

Pontefract Racecourse

Pontefract Racecourse, Yorkshire, is the longest continuous circuit in Europe at 2 miles and 125 yards and stages flat racing between March and October. Tel: 01977 702210 visit website

Redcar Racecourse

Set in 72 acres Redcar has a unique atmosphere and excellent facilities ensuring you will have a truly memorable day out. Tel: 01642 484068 visit website

Ripon Racecourse

Located in one of the country’s most beautiful and unusual cities, for more than 300 years Ripon has hosted some of the most exciting, most prestigious and most enjoyable racing in the country. Tel: 01765 530530 visit website

Salisbury Racecourse

Set in the middle of picturesque Wiltshire countryside, within view of stunning Salisbury Cathedral. Salisbury has a good reputation as a fair course for horses and many equine stars have won here over the centuries. Tel: 01722 326461 visit website

Sandown Park Racecourse

Since 1875 Sandown Park Racecourse has staged some of the UK’s most famous contests in horse racing history and has always attracted the cream of the competition, in both jump and flat racing. Tel: 01372 464348 visit website

Sedgefield Racecourse

Situated in the County Durham countryside, a warm and relaxing atmosphere can always be assured where high quality facilities provide close-to-the-action views. Tel: 01740 621925 visit website

Southwell Racecourse

Southwell Racecourse offers a unique blend of charm, excitement and comfort, making it one of the premier sporting venues in the East Midlands. Tel: 01636 814481 visit website

Stratford-upon-Avon Racecourse

Stratford Racecourse is one of the country’s leading small racecourses, with regular racing between March and the end of October. Tel: 01789 267949 visit website

Taunton Racecourse

Taunton Racecourse, Somerset, is the youngest National Hunt racecourse in Britain and one of the most beautifully located racecourses in the country, with outstanding views across the Racecourse to the wooded slopes of the Blackdown Hills. Tel: 01823 337172 visit website

Thirsk Racecourse

In 2005, Thirsk Racecourse proudly celebrated 150 years of racing at Station Road. With high quality racing, good facilities and attractive surroundings Thirsk Racecourse is a good choice for a day out at the races. Tel: 01845 522276 visit website

Towcester Racecourse

With a recent investment of over £7.5 million into the course and its facilities and set in beautiful parklands overlooking the rolling Northamptonshire countryside, Towcester Racecourse and Conference Centre is one of the most picturesque racing venues in the country. Tel: 01327 353414 visit website

Uttoxeter Racecourse

With 25 race meetings spread evenly throughout the year, Uttoxeter is the home of National Hunt Racing in the Winter and glorious summer jumping in the midlands. Tel: 01889 562561 visit website

Warwick Racecourse

Lying a few hundred yards from Warwick Castle, Warwick Racecourse retains its historic charm and character, offering a range of elegant hospitality suites, marquees and private boxes, as well as both flat and jumps racing throughout the year. Tel: 01926 491553 visit website

Wetherby Racecourse

Wetherby Racecourse is unique in Yorkshire because it only stages Jump Racing and, with arguably the finest Jumping Course in the North, the quality of Wetherby’s racing is renowned. Tel: 01937 582035 visit website

Wincanton Racecourse

Wincanton Racecourse is set in the heart of rural Somerset and provides a mixture of excitement, action, sociability and areas to eat and drink in style. Tel: 01963 32344 visit website

Windsor Racecourse

Located in a unique island setting on the banks of the River Thames, Royal Windsor Racecourse boasts over 165 acres of beautiful grounds and has a very unique appeal. Tel: 01753 498400 visit website

Wolverhampton Racecourse

Britain’s first floodlit horse racing track brings you the thrills of racing, day and night, throughout the year. Tel: 01902 390000 visit website

Worcester Racecourse

With its picturesque tree-lined track and unique position nestling on the banks of the River Severn, Worcester Racecourse offers a great day out for all the family. Tel: 01905 25364 visit website

Yarmouth Racecourse

Yarmouth, located in Norfolk, is a versatile racing venue with a narrow, oblong track one mile five furlongs in circumference. Tel: 01493 842527 visit website

York Racecourse

Award winning modern grandstands, characterful Listed buildings, manicured lawns and sublime racing set the scene at York Racecourse. Tel: 01904 620911 visit website

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