Hexham Racecourse News
NEXT MEETING - Totepool Raceday - Monday 23rd April - more details
Join us on Monday 23rd April when we have 67 declared runners for our 7 race card.
Gates Open: 11.50am First Race: 1.50pm Last Race: 4.55pm
The GOING, as of Sunday 22nd, SOFT (Good to Soft in Home straight and an area of Heavy ground on top of the hill). Set dry with a stiff westerly top temps of 15C today. Marginally cooler on Mon around 12C.
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!
You can purchase tickets online here or by contacting the racecourse office on 01434 606881.
Our private hospitality boxes are the perfect place to entertain your clients or to celebrate a special occasion such as birthdays and anniversaries. The boxes vary in size and can hold from 10 to 120 people, providing fantastic views of Britain’s Most Scenic Racecourse. For more information contact the Racecourse Office on 01434 606881.
As usual the racecourse will be laying on 2 courtesy buses to the course. The first leaves the railway station 12.38pm and the second departs from the bus station 12.45pm. Both return after the final race.
Please bear in mind the buses operate on a first come first served basis and fill up quickly.
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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