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Chester Race Company to Supplement Prize Money Across Racecourse Group in August 4 August 2020

Chester Race Company has today announced a prize money boost to August fixtures behind closed doors across its racecourse group. Bangor-on-Dee, Chester...

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Statement - September Racing Fixtures With a Crowd Cancelled 4 August 2020

Following Government advice that spectators will not return to sporting events until 1 October, we regret to confirm that our September fixtures with...

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Free Parking at Chester Race Company Car Parks Extended 30 July 2020

Free Car Parking extended to Sunday 16 August. In support of the city’s retail sector and helping to drive footfall back into Chester’s high street...

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Storyhouse and Chester Race Company Announce New Partnership with the Launch of Drive In Cinema 6 July 2020

Storyhouse and Chester Race Company have announced a brand-new partnership with the launch of a Drive-In cinema in Chester. Moonlight Drive will take...

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Chester Race Company Completes Agreement to Operate Musselburgh Racecourse 25 June 2020

Chester Race Company can confirm that it has taken on the operating agreement for Musselburgh Racecourse. Established in 1816, Musselburgh is the second...

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Free Parking Available at Chester Race Company Car Parks until August 10 June 2020

As part of Government plans to further ease lockdown, non-essential shops and businesses within the city will be given the go-ahead to re-open from Monday...

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Tote launches new innovations ahead of return of British racing 29 May 2020

Today, ahead of the return of British racing on Monday, the Tote is launching new innovations to enhance the pool betting experience for customers. Tote...

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Statement - Cancellation of July and August Fixtures 27 May 2020

Following advice from the British Horseracing Authority (BHA), fixtures due to take place at Chester in July and August have now been cancelled. The...

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A Scene of Glory for Nearly 500 Years 18 May 2020

Journalist Arthur Shone of The Leader takes a look back at Chester’s history For more than 480 years the turf arena, which lies immediately west of...

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#MayFestMemories Quiz 7 May 2020

Did you take part in our #MayFestMemories quiz? Quizmaster Lewis Tomlinson of the Turf Talk Podcast now has the answers!  How many did...

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Statement - Cancellation of May and June Fixtures 6 May 2020

In light of the ongoing development of the Covid-19 crisis, the British Horseracing Authority (BHA), supported by Government advice, have confirmed that...

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Safe At Home 17 April 2020

With the country adhering to Government guidelines to remain in lock down, we decided to find out what some familiar faces were up to at home as part of...

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