With sport shifting up a gear – think Spring Festivals, Six Nations and FA Cup rounds – Exeter Racecourse is giving all those with a love of the big occasion the chance to come racing this Sunday for just £5 per person, writes Lucy Johnson.
Taunton Racecourse kicks-off 2019 with the Somerset Sight Charity Raceday next Wednesday (January 9) when the first of the six races on the card, which has a very generous £59k in prize money, goes to post at 1.10pm, writes Richard Walsh.
Sarah Rippon was full of praise for Sonneofpresenting after her new charge upset odds-on favourite Cousin Pete at the Barbury International Racing Club meeting at Barbury Racecourse, near Marlborough, writes Russell Smith.
The first Cornish meeting of the point-to-point season attracted horses from the Midlands and South Wales as well as a good contingent of local pointers to make up a healthy total of 51 runners for the seven races on the Royal Cornwall Showground, writes Granville Taylor.
The earth will certainly move on the final Sunday of November when the Racing Clydesdales return to Exeter Racecourse for the annual Clydesdale race, which is being run in support of the Devon Air Ambulance, writes Lucy Johnson.
After enjoying one of the longest summers for many decades, it is time to dig out some warm dry clothing, welly boots and picnics, whilst enjoying the start of the new Point-to-Point horse racing season, writes Donna Harris.
The Westcountry proved the cream of the crop at Bicton Arena International Horse Trials where Newquay-based Katie Hancock claimed the Rathbones CIC2* at Bicton Arena International riding Coddstown Pet, writes Lucy Johnson.
Wincanton Racecourse will be opening its doors to the public on Friday, October 12 to show off its new facilities ahead of its first meeting of the new season which begins Friday, October 19, writes Lucy Johnson.