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The Romans Are Coming to Chester Racecourse 22 May 2019

To celebrate the beginning of the half-term holidays, Chester Racecourse are hosting the first family themed fixture of 2019 this Saturday. Taking...

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Chester's Best Dressed Competition Winners Announced 10 May 2019

It’s a sold-out Ladies Day at Chester Racecourse this Boodles May Festival, Georgia Toffolo makes her reporting debut and the Best Dressed winners are...

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Georgia Toffolo Takes the Reins in Chester as Ambassador for Great British Racing 9 May 2019

Georgia Toffolo graced Chester today with her debut performance as a Roving Reporter in her newly appointed role as Ambassador for Great British Racing. Taking...

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86 Runners Declared for SportPesa Chester Cup Day 9 May 2019

The final day of the Boodles May Festival sees the most famous race to be staged on the Roodee - The SportPesa Chester Cup. With 86 declarations at the...

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Style to Descend onto the Roodee for Ladies Day 8 May 2019

Day two of the Boodles May Festival marks Ladies Day, where style will descend onto the Roodee, in both human and equine form. The Gateley Handicap...

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Exciting Declarations Ahead of City Day 7 May 2019

80 runners have been declared at the 48-hour stage ahead of the first day of the Boodles May Festival on Wednesday 8th May. The curtain raiser of the...

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Trainer Talk with Aidan O'Brien 7 May 2019

Any review of the racehorse trainer extraordinaire, Aidan O’Brien reveals common themes. Maestro, a phenomenon, all-conquering and world record-breaker...

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Trainer Talk with Andrew Balding 7 May 2019

Andrew Balding was the top trainer at Chester Racecourse in 2018, winning with 12 of his 43 runners which represents an impressive 28% strike rate and...

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Chester Racecourse Weighing Room and Jockeys Changing Rooms in a League of their Own 6 May 2019

The world’s oldest course still in operation has once again struck the fine balance of heritage vs innovation and consecutively announced a fantastic...

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Georgia Toffolo to Make Her Reporting Debut for Great British Racing at The Boodles May Festival 30 April 2019

She’s a regular face on TV and Queen of the Jungle, but now fans of Georgia Toffolo can expect to see her at racecourses all over the country in her...

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Chester Racecourse Announces Ladies Day Best Dressed Competition 30 April 2019

A stand-out day in the Chester racing calendar, the much-anticipated Ladies Day fixture will be taking place on Thursday 9th May. Guests are encouraged...

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Chester Racecourse Awarded Title of World’s Oldest Racecourse in Operation by Guinness World Records 18 April 2019

CEO of Chester Race Company Richard Thomas, made a very special announcement at the preview event for a new Chester Racecourse pop-up exhibition this evening...

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