Hexham Racecourse News
Next Meeting - Great Run Company Derby Day - Sat 2nd June 2018 - more details
Come along to the Great Run Company sponsored Derby Day on Saturday 2nd June and enjoy 7 races at Hexham, as well as all the thrilling action live on TV from the Epsom Investec Derby Festival.
Gates Open: 11.30am First Race: 1.30pm Last Race: 5.20pm
Paddock Entry: £12 per person Club Entry: £20 per person Seniors/Students: £2 Discount.
ALL UNDER 18s, PROVIDING THEY ARE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT, GO FREE.
Take advantage of our group discounts on Club or Paddock Enclosure entry tickets, purchased in advance of a race meeting (excludes senior tickets and hospitality packages). 10-19 people: 10% discount 20+ people: 20% discount + 1 free ticket for the organiser.
As usual the racecourse will be laying on 2 courtesy buses to the course. The first leaves the bus station at 12.30 and the second departs from the railway station at 12.47. Both return after the final race.
Please bear in mind the buses operate on a first come first served basis and fill up quickly.
The Newcastle Falcons Bus Bar
The Newcastle Falcons Bus Bar will be located on the Marquee Site on 2nd June and will also be at the course for our meetings on 16th June, 24th June and 13th October.
Marie Curie Family Day - Saturday 16th June - First Race 2.15pm
Henderson Suite packages are sold out but Pavilion Packages are available - more details. Contact the racecourse office on 01434 606881 to book or for more information.
Racing ahead in 2018, Campbell & Rowley and Hexham Racecourse are in for the long straight.
Northern based catering and event management company, Campbell &Rowley directors Lindsay Campbell and Paul Rowley are proud to announce their latest venture in partnership with Hexham Racecourse in High Yarridge, Northumberland where they will be the exclusive caterer.
This exciting 7-year business partnership will see the company with a reputation for excellent sporting venue catering and hospitality, as well as corporate event and wedding catering leading the field. With Cartmel Racecourse in Cumbria and Fylde Rugby Football Club on the Fylde coast in their portfolio they bring provenance and style for great local British food with a twist all of their own.
Lindsay Campbell, Director says;
"We are proud to have been selected as the exclusive caterer to the racecourse, it is a very exciting challenge and we look forward to looking after race-goers and getting to know all of the clients and guests that frequent Hexham Racecourse. With a 7-year partnership there is enormous potential and both businesses are invested in implementing some exciting ideas, maybe a few surprises too, watch this space!"
Hexham Racecourse with a 128-Year history is one of the most scenic in the country. Offering a wonderful venue for weddings, celebrations, parties, corporate days and conferences in the natural beauty of the Northumberland countryside.
Racecourse Manager, Robert Whitelock commented;
"We are looking forward to working with Lindsay, Paul and team. Campbell & Rowley have embraced the best of business and culture in the locality of other venues they manage which aligned to our approach here at Hexham. We are excited to see what the future brings but with the ideas on the table we really look forward to welcoming more events, weddings and taking the experience for our race-goers to another level in 2018 and beyond."
Our first meeting of 2018 provided racegoers with the the perfect place to enjoy all the action from the festival as well as 7 exciting races live at Hexham. 188BET return as sponsors for our next meeting on Tuesday 10th April when gates open at 12.15pm, first race due off at 2.15pm and the last at 4.50pm.
Hexham Racecourse 2018 Booklet/Flyer
Our handy booklet, which includes all the fixtures for the year, hospitality options, how you can advertise on course or sponsor a race, as well as details of our racecourse lodge, conference and wedding facilities, can be viewed or download here (1.6MB).
Please bear in mind, if you intend to print the booklet, that it is in full colour and to save ink you may prefer to print the individual pages you require.
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