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Important Information Regarding the Open Course on Saturday 15 June 13 June 2019

The racecourse regret to inform the public that the condition of the ground following adverse weather conditions now means that the Open Course enclosure...

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A Summer Extravaganza at Liverpool Gin Summer Saturday 10 June 2019

From DJ’s, pop up bars and a giant liver bird, it’s due to be another unforgettable Summer Saturday at Chester Racecourse this June. On Saturday...

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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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It’s a Series of Firsts for Chester Racecourse this Boodles May Festival 10 May 2019

Kicking off the racing season with a series of firsts, Chester Racecourse opened its gates to tens of thousands of smiling faces for the three day Boodles...

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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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