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Wetherby Leading Trainer & Jockey Awards Sponsored by Millbry Hill

We are delighted to announce that Wetherby’s leading Trainer and Jockey awards for the forthcoming 2018/19 Jump season will be sponsored by Millbry Hill, the UK’s leading independent family-run country store providing Equestrian supplies, pet products, country clothing, footwear and gifts. The company is part of the Armstrong Richardson Group – one of the oldest […]

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Wetherby set to host 28th annual Spinal Research Raceday

Wetherby welcomes in the new Jump season with its annual Spinal Research Northern Raceday on Wednesday, October 17. Now in its 28th year, Wetherby’s Spinal Research Northern Raceday has raised over £600,000 since its inception and organisers expect to generate another £35,000 this year. The raceday will also benefit from Sue Jefferson of Possibilities Realised […]

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RCA Showcase 2018 Owners’ Experience Finalist

RCA Showcase & Awards 2018 – Owners’ Experience We are delighted to announce that we have been named as a Finalist for the prestigious Showcase & Awards, hosted by the Racecourse Association (RCA). The Showcase & Awards is the marquee event of British racecourses that annually celebrates first class customer experience in partnership with Moët […]

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Joe Browns ‘Most Stylish Racegoer’ Competition

Get Raceday Ready for Joe Browns ‘Most Stylish Racegoer’ Competition on Saturday 3rd November With just weeks to go until Wetherby’s most prestigious meeting, the Bet365 Charlie Hall steeplechase, we are delighted to announce that we have teamed up with Leeds-based online fashion retailer Joe Browns  to bring you the latest addition to the Charlie […]

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Get Raceday Ready This Autumn With Joe Browns

The Summer is drawing to a close as we move into our favourite season at Wetherby, Autumn! We cannot wait for Autumn to arrive, and it is no mystery why!  Fast approaching is the Opening Meeting of  the new jump season, which takes place on Wednesday 17th October and following hot on its heels just […]

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Behind The Scenes: Steeplechase Fence Building

Behind The Scenes at Wetherby Racecourse: Steeplechase Fence Building Ever wondered how we prepare for the busy season ahead once the flat racing is over? The action on the track doesn’t stop at racing, our hardworking Groundstaff are out there day in day out working to make sure that everything is ready. We created a […]

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Last Time Out: Ladies’ Evening Wednesday 6th June

Last Time Out: Ladies’ Evening Wednesday 6th June Our Ladies Evening once again attracted a bumper crowd who were treated to some exciting action on the track including in our feature race, the Napoleons Casino Leeds Handicap, which saw Thomas Cranmer prevail in a thrilling finish. Tina Jackson’s four-year-old had shaped with some encouragement on […]

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Get The Gossip Ahead Of The Glamour – One Week To Ladies’ Evening!

With just one week to go the countdown to Ladies’ Evening is almost over Ladies’ Evening is without a doubt our most glamorous fixture of the Season. This race night is all about the FIZZ, FASHION and the FILLIES! Join us on Wednesday 6th June for a night of glamour and glitz alongside an exciting […]

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Last Time Out: Totesport.com Hunt Cup, Saturday 5th May

Last Time Out: Saturday 5th May – Totesport.com Hunt Cup On Saturday 5th May, we welcomed the Totesport.com Hunt Cup to Wetherby Races for one year only as transferred fixture from Thirsk Racecourse. The sun joined us and stuck around for what was a great afternoon of competitive racing! On an exciting eight race card, […]

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Last Time Out: Sunday 29th April

Last Time Out: Family Day Featuring The Mascot Gold Cup Our Family Day this year featured the 2018 edition of the Sue Ryder Mascot Gold Cup, sponsored by Rotherwood Recruitment, and Goofy stormed to victory as he powered clear of long time pace-setter the Lego Man. The day saw the return of Flat racing to […]

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