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Fashion Fabulous!

Wetherby’s final meeting of the season took place on Thursday 30th May and it was Ladies’ Day.  We would like to thank all the Ladies’ who dressed to impress, they all looked fabulous and withstood the gusty wind and frequent rain showers on the day to enter our Best Dressed Lady Competition which was sponsored […]

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Racecourse partner local Wetherby Jeweller for Ladies’ Day

Wetherby’s season comes to a close at their last flat fixture of 2019, on Thursday 30th May. The day features an exciting eight-race flat racing card and the fizz and the fillies will be flying as it is also Ladies’ Day. Gates open from 11.40am, with the first race at 2.10pm and the last at […]

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2018/19 Season ‘Millbry Hill’ Leading Jockey Award in Close Contention

With just one fixture remaining in Wetherby’s 2018/19 Jump Season, the leaderboard for Leading Jockey has four Jockeys in contention with just 6 points between them. Harry Skelton is currently in front, but  Danny Cook, Brian Hughes and Sean Quinlan are all stalking closely.  With 6 points awarded for a 2nd place ride the competition […]

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Racing to Resume on Wednesday 13th February 2019

BHA Press Release – Monday 11th February 2019 The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) tonight announced a risk-managed return to racing will take place from Wednesday this week. After consultation with its veterinary committee, and based on the latest tests conducted by the Animal Health Trust, the BHA’s Chief Regulatory Officer, Brant Dunshea, tonight confirmed that […]

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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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Skelton hopeful for Captain Chaos in G2 totesport.com Towton Novices’ Chase

Skelton hopeful for Captain Chaos in tomorrow’s G2 totesport.com Towton Novices’ Chase at Wetherby – flags to fly at half-mast in honour of the late Malcolm Jefferson A high-class field is set to go to post for the £35,000 G2 totesport.com Towton Novices’ Chase (2.40pm), the highlight of a seven-race programme at Wetherby tomorrow, Saturday, […]

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