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Win Tickets to the Opening Day of the 2020 Chester Race Season, Boodles City Day 23 January 2020

Sunday 26 January marks 100 days to go until the start of another racing season at Chester Racecourse and the prestigious Boodles May Festival. To celebrate...

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Chester Racecourse has been confirmed as one of the top 11 racecourses to visit in England and Wales 20 January 2020

Chester Racecourse has been confirmed as one of the top 11 racecourses to visit in England and Wales by Live Tourism as part of the Racecourse Association’s...

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Free parking in Chester is back for 2020 13 January 2020

Visitors to Chester have been given a New Year boost as two car parks in the city centre will offer free parking at least once a month throughout 2020. Chester...

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Happy Birthday to all Thoroughbred Racehorses on 1 January! 2 January 2020

Did you know that all thoroughbred racehorses have an aristocratic lineage and share a privilege with The Queen?  They all have an official birthday...

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Successful Jockey Jane Elliott is part of the Main Event at Chester Racecourse 23 December 2019

“Chester Racecourse – the buzz of it, even down the back straight, the racing is so close to the action,” explained jockey Jane Elliott, as she recollected...

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What is your most memorable story from Chester Racecourse in 2019? 23 December 2019

We launched an initiative towards the end of the 2019 Chester Racecourse season inviting racegoers to apply for an uber-exclusive place on our Track Talk...

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Tote and Chester Race Company agree partnership 18 December 2019

The UK Tote Group and Chester Race Company have today announced a four-year partnership which will see the Tote return to Chester Racecourse in 2020 to...

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Chester Heritage Festival launch event will make a welcome return at 2020’s Roman Day Fixture 16 December 2019

Chester Racecourse’s Roman Day fixture, sponsored by Principal Partner MBNA, is a firm favourite in the Roodee calendar. The first Saturday meeting in...

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Chester's Christmas Countdown 12 December 2019

With just over 12 days to go until the big day, Chester Racecourse are celebrating the official countdown to Christmas with a ticket giveaway! Each...

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Free Parking at Linenhall for Late Night Christmas Shopping 20 November 2019

Chester Race Company Linenhall car park will be offering complimentary parking to shoppers each Thursday evening in the run up to Christmas. To coincide...

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Lord Mayor’s Fireworks Extravaganza raises £15,000 for local charities 13 November 2019

Almost 8,000 members of the public enjoyed two theatrical fireworks displays at Chester Racecourse on the evening of Saturday 2 November, as a magnificent...

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Chester Awarded ROA Gold Standard 6 November 2019

The Racehorse Owners Association have announced the winners of the 2019 Gold Standard Awards for racecourses, and the successful introduction of the ROA...

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