The William Hill Yorkshire Christmas Meeting 2020

Racecourse remains in Tier 3 after Tier review on 16th December

Following announcements on 17th December, Wetherby Racecourse remains under Tier 3 restrictions. This means that, sadly, we are not able to admit spectators back to enjoy racing, including to the William Hill Yorkshire Christmas Meeting on 26th & 27th December, which is an event that many have made part of their annual Christmas tradition and which, […]

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Adventure Drive In – Coming Soon to Wetherby…

A BRAND NEW DRIVE-IN EXPERIENCE IS COMING TO THE UK FEATURING BLOCKBUSTER MOVIE SCREENINGS AND CAR PARK RAVES  – INTRODUCING ADVENTURE DRIVE-IN Powered by outdoor cinema experts Adventure Cinema, the drive-in cinema and music experiences will be visiting 20+ towns and cities this summer, making it the UK’s biggest drive-in tour. ​adventuredrivein.co.uk UK-wide tour running […]

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Latest Coronavirus Update – Wetherby Racecourse

Wetherby Racecourse shares the same objective as the Government and the wider community, which is to slow the spread of the Coronavirus while maintaining a level of activity which will sustain business – especially the rural enterprises that form the broad base of the horseracing industry (including racehorse trainers, their stable staff, farriers, feed merchants, […]

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CoronaVirus Update

Last Updated: Monday 09 March 2020 Racegoers and other attendees to Wetherby Racecourse are advised that there is currently no change to the plans to hold the next scheduled race meeting on Tuesday 17th March 2020. Racegoers and other attendees are informed that they must make themselves familiar with the current UK Government information and […]

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Wetherby amongst top 11 Racecourses in the Country

Quality Assured Racecourses — a First-Choice Day Out ·         Wetherby Racecourse named amongst the top 11 racecourses for raceday experience by LiveTourism ·         All British racecourses accredited as ‘good’ or better ·         A record 28 Excellence Accolades awarded, recognising outstanding aspects of the raceday experience Wetherby Racecourse has been confirmed as one of the top […]

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Kirby and Richards target 888sport Rowland Meyrick Handicap Chase at Wetherby on Boxing Day

The two-day 888sport Yorkshire Christmas Meeting gets underway at Wetherby on Boxing Day, Thursday, December 26 when the highlight is the £45,000 G3 888sport Rowland Meyrick Handicap Chase (2.10pm, 24 entries). Wetherby is delighted to welcome 888sport as a new sponsor, with the company generously sponsoring all 13 races over the two days. Staged over […]

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Unowhatimeanharry, Lady Buttons & Top Ville Ben heading to bet365 Charlie Hall Meeting at Wetherby

Unowhatimeanharry (Harry Fry) has been a real star for connections over the last few seasons and is set to go to Wetherby for the £45,000 G2 bet365 Hurdle (3.05pm, eight entries) on Saturday, November 2, day two of the bet365 Charlie Hall Meeting. The JP McManus-owned 11-year-old is a four-time G1 winner, most recently capturing […]

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