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Changes to the Car Parking Policy at Linenhall Car Park. 14 November 2018

Following Cheshire West and Chester’s adoption of a new borough wide car parking scheme, including the abolition of the ‘Free after 3’ parking initiative...

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The Race To The Perfect Christmas Gift Is On 13 November 2018

Why not treat a loved one to a day at Chester Races in 2019.  At Chester Racecourse, we're in the business of #MakingMemories and if you're looking...

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Thousands Enjoy Fireworks at Chester Racecourse 7 November 2018

Thousands descended on Chester Racecourse for a spectacular evening of fireworks displays on Saturday 3 November. An enthusiastic crowd gathered in...

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Chester Awarded Gold Standard status by ROA 5 November 2018

Fifteen of Britain’s 61 racecourses including Chester were today named as the best in the country for racehorse owners, and awarded Gold Standard status...

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Chester Racecourse Sign-Up to Promote Responsible Gambling 1 November 2018

Chester Racecourse have today announced their support for Responsible Gambling Week, an industry-wide initiative to trigger a national conversation about...

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Ghosts of the Grandstand 31 October 2018

As the oldest Racecourse in the land, it's no surprise that there have been many reports of ghosts and ghouls over the years here at Chester. There...

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Chester Race Company Launch New Educational Programme with Bishop Heber High School 24 October 2018

This year an economic impact study found that Chester Race Company contributed £54.1 million of expenditure per annum in the local economy and supports...

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Chester Named as Finalist at the RCA Showcase Awards 9 October 2018

Chester Racecourse is delighted to announce they have been named as a Finalist for the prestigious Showcase & Awards, hosted by the Racecourse Association...

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2019 Away Racing in 1539 Restaurant & Bar 8 October 2018

Named after the year racing first began in Chester, 1539 Restaurant & Bar is Chester Racecourse’s statement on-course eatery, offering quality food...

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Annual Fireworks Extravaganza Returns to Chester Racecourse 3 October 2018

Chester Racecourse in collaboration with Cheshire West and Chester Council and the Member of Parliament’s Office are bringing back the annual fireworks...

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Chester Racegoers Raise £38,651 for Local Charities in 2018 3 October 2018

The 2018 Chester Racecourse season drew to a close on Saturday 29 September with the Golden Square Shopping Centre Season Finale. 260,370 racegoers passed...

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Christmas in The White Horse at Chester Racecourse 2 October 2018

The White Horse at Chester Racecourse has a festive season planned to suit any jovial gathering. On the menu throughout December, Chef and his team...

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