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WIN a Meet & Greet with Sir Tom Jones 5 July 2018

*COMPETITION NOW CLOSED* Global superstar Tom Jones is set to perform at Chester Racecourse on Thursday 19 July in what promises to be an unforgettable...

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Betfair to Support Racing Staff Week for Third Year Featuring a New Stable Staff Charity Race at Newton Abbot 30 June 2018

Racing Welfare is delighted to announce that Betfair will support Racing Staff Week for the third year.  Racing Welfare’s most extensive PR and...

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Dress Code for Gentlemen is Relaxed Ahead of Heatwave this Weekend 27 June 2018

With such a glorious forecast, the dress code in all Hospitality Areas, The Chester Members Bar, Winning Post Enclosure, County Long Room and County Concourse...

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The Roodee is Hot to Trot with a Double Dose of Racing this Weekend 26 June 2018

Chester Racecourse plays hosts to two fixtures this weekend. Gates will open to Sportingbet Ladies Evening at 4.30pm this Friday 29 June, for the first...

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Chester Race Company, CH1ChesterBID and City Groups Unify to Enhance Raceday experience in Chester City Centre 20 June 2018

Chester Race Company has announced that it will freeze the number of Saturday fixtures it holds each year up until 2020 as part of a series of measures...

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The Going’s Good for Halewood Summer Saturday at Chester Racecourse this Weekend 12 June 2018

Saturday 16 June plays host to the first summer social of the season on the Roodee; Halewood Summer Saturday. Gates open at 11.30am and seven races are...

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Royal Ascot Ladies Day Screening in 1539 Restaurant & Bar 11 June 2018

1539 Restaurant & Bar have enjoyed some fantastic away racedays so far in the 2018 racing calendar. Inviting guests to witness the nail-biting...

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Make a Date to attend MBNA Roman Day this Bank Holiday 24 May 2018

Here at Chester Racecourse, we’re already thinking about the half-term holidays and to revel the start of the break, MBNA Roman Day, the first of our...

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The Yew Tree in Bunbury - Now Open 18 May 2018

After acquiring the lease for The Yew Tree in March 2018, Chester Race Company have invested into refreshing the country pub before opening its doors yesterday...

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The Ladies Best Dressed Winner Is Crowned on the Roodee at Ladies Day 14 May 2018

Ladies Day graced the presence of the Roodee today and 18,003 racegoers enjoyed an afternoon of sunshine on the second day of the Boodles May Festival...

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The Parentfolk Weekender Returns to The White Horse for a Second Year 14 May 2018

The ParentFolk Weekender is coming back to Chester for the second year on Saturday 21 July! Join us for the ParenFolk Weekender, The Ultimate Party...

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The Boodles May Festival Will Play Host to Two Best Dressed Competitions 13 May 2018

In celebration of style, The Boodles May Festival will play host to two Best Dressed Competitions once again this year.  On the opening...

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