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FUNDRAISING COUPLE GEE UP FOR DESERT TREK AND SPECIAL RACE NIGHT

A couple from Tockwith are trekking 100km across the Sahara Desert and hosting a special race evening at Wetherby Racecourse to raise money for a breast cancer charity. Donna and Jonjo Sanderson, hope to raise £20,000 for charity CoppaFeel!, after 43-year-old Donna was diagnosed with breast cancer last year. Donna said: “As a busy working […]

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Yorkshire Racing Launches new Community and Education ‘Beacon’ Programme

Go Racing in Yorkshire and Racing Together to join forces to deliver Yorkshire Racing Beacon Programme A Pilot year will expand community-focused activity in this vibrant racing region and highlight racing as a force for good in society. Putting beneficiaries first, the Beacon will unite Yorkshire’s racing assets. The first event at Wetherby on 31 […]

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Wear A Hat Day is a success!

Tuesday 22nd March saw a triumphant return for Wear A Hat Day at Wetherby! On what was a beautiful sunny day racegoers were invited to wear their hats in support of both Yorkshire’s Brain Tumour Charity and Brain Tumour Research and the turnout did not disappoint. A raffle and silent auction were held on the […]

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Wear a Hat Day returns!!

Wetherby Racecourse organises charity “Wear a Hat Raceday” Yorkshire’s Brain Tumour Charity (YBTC) is thrilled to have been chosen as one of the charities being supported by the “Wear a Hat Raceday” on Tuesday 22nd March at Wetherby Racecourse. The day will raise funds for YBTC, a Leeds-based charity which funds research and support for […]

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Covid-19 Protocols – December 2021

William Hill Yorkshire Christmas Meeting – Important Information PLEASE READ Following the announcement by the Prime Minister last week, and the publication of the Government’s PLAN B guidance & protocols on Monday afternoon (13th December), we have been liaising with the Local Authority regarding our revised operational plans for the William Hill Christmas Meeting on […]

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Breakaway heads Towton contenders as Bristol De Mai given Cleeve option…

The G2 William Hill Towton Novices’ Chase and rearranged G2 William Hill Cleeve Hurdle form part of a quality card at Wetherby this Saturday, February 6.  Run over three miles, the William Hill Towton Novices’ Chase (2.35pm, 14 entries) is often a good pointer to the spring festivals as well as other major staying prizes […]

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