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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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Easter Ticket Hunt 18 April 2019

Making plans for Easter Monday? Head over to McArthurGlen Cheshire Oaks and you could be in with a chance of winning tickets to the season opener...

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Win with Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet 15 April 2019

To celebrate the launch of our official Style Guide, style partner McArthurGlen Cheshire Oaks are giving one lucky person chance to win a fantastic prize...

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Chester Racecourse to Host Chester Heritage Festival Launch Event on MBNA Roman Day 15 April 2019

Chester Racecourse’s Roman Day fixture is a celebration of the racecourse’s historical roots and location within the Roman city of Chester. This year...

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70 Early Entries for the 2019 SportPesa Chester Cup 12 April 2019

With the esteemed Boodles May Festival just weeks away, early entries for Chester’s most valuable race, the SportPesa Chester Cup on Friday 10 May have...

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Sights Set on the 2019 Boodles May Festival 10 April 2019

The flat season has officially started and there are now exactly four weeks until racing returns to Chester and the start of the 2019 season begins with...

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