Hexham Racecourse News
Next Meeting - Mon 21st August 2017 - 1st Race 5pm
Ladies Day - Sunday 25th June - more details
Marie Curie Raceday - Saturday 17th June - more details
Racecourse Office moves to High Yarridge
Meeting - Derby Day - 3rd June 2017 - more details.
Meeting - Northumberland Day - 23rd May 2017 - more details
Full Race Reports for Previous Meetings
Contacting the Racecourse - Alternative Telephone Numbers
NB - if you have difficulties getting through to the racecourse office on our 01434 606881 number please contact either Robert Whitelock on 07778 690640 or Lauren Dobson 07807 923590.
Posh frocks, decorative hats and smart suits were the order of the day at Yarridge Heights on the 25th June, when we had a great afternoon of racing and high fashion.
Fashion experts Lesley Lister and her team from Tyne Tees Models were on the lookout to select the winners in the 'Fashion Stakes'!
There were fabulous prizes for Best Dressed Lady, Best Dressed Couple, Best Hat and Best Dressed Little Miss and below you can see the winners.
Our special charity meeting to raise awareness and funding for Marie Curie, who support people living with any terminal illness, and their families.
It was great day of racing on a glorious afternoon at High Yarridge, where we had the added bonus of an extra race due to the number of entries.
There was a great afternoon of racing at High Yarridge for our Derby Day meeting, when due to the number of entries in the 'totepool Ladies Day is on Sunday 25th June Handicap Chase' the race was divided in two, meaning the racegoers were able to watch 8 races.
One of the featured races of the day the 'Hexham and Northern Marts Handicap Hurdle', was won by the 15/8 favourite Desert Island Dusk, from Captain Brown at 16/1 and Verona Opera at 11/2 in third.
A great evening of racing at High Yarridge to celebrate Northumberland Day. The racecourse thank all of you who attended the meeting and our race day sponsors, who took up our offer of paying for a race to be named after them.
Thank you to our sponsors:
Note: Hexham Racecourse New Address
Our office has been relocated from The Riding to the Racecourse. The new address: is
Hexham Racecourse | High Yarridge | Hexham | Northumberland | NE46 2JP.
The office telephone number remains as 01434 606881.
Previous meetings - Full reports on every meeting here
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