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COVID 19 – Customer Q&A

Despite two successful pilot events at Doncaster and Warwick, due to the rise in Coronavirus cases across the country, the government has announced that all elite sporting pilot events allowing limited crowds will be postponed until further notice. Find out how you are affected  I have booked for a horse racing fixture in 2020 and racing is now taking place behind closed doors. What do I do?  We are asking our customers to support British …

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Plans For The Return Of Crowds Suspended

Following the government’s announcement on Wednesday 22 September, due to the rise in Coronavirus cases across the country, all elite sporting pilot events allowing limited crowds will be postponed until further notice. In light of this announcement, Arena Racing Company, the owners of Ffos Las Racecourse, is anticipating that all remaining 2020 fixtures scheduled will now take place behind closed doors, without crowds. Read the full statement from the British Horseracing Authority. All customers who …

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AUTUMN RACING UPDATE

We are still waiting to hear whether spectators will be allowed to attend fixtures at Chepstow and Ffos Las from October onwards. We have now taken tickets off sale for all race meetings between October and December until we have more clarity on the situation. The meeting at Chepstow on September 10th will definitely be Behind Closed Doors. All fixtures in the UK have taken place Behind Closed Doors since June 1st apart from the …

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“Weddings 2021”

Special Offer for 2021 Weddings We have launched a great value wedding offer for 2021. For just £2021, the package includes a locally sourced three-course meal for 40 guests with complimentary places for the Bride and Groom. Also included is use of our luxury glass fronted function suite Bridles, a glass of bubbly on arrival and a champagne toast to the Bride and Groom. Additional guests are priced at £48 per person. You will be …

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Behind Closed Doors Racing Update – Ffos Las

Behind Closed Doors Racing Update – Ffos Las Horse racing in Britain has moved a step closer to resuming following the publication by the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) of a new fixture list for June, July and August. This has replaced the original schedule for the summer and does not include any fixtures at Ffos Las which will now resume racing for the jump season starting with the Welsh Champion Hurdle in October. Any bookings …

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Getting to know Welsh Jockeys – here’s Jack Tudor

Getting to know Welsh Jockeys – here’s Jack Tudor

1. When was your first winner under rules, what was name of the horse and on which racecourse? UNO MAS, AT FAKENHAM IN NOVEMBER 2018.  2. Which race victory has given you most pleasure in your career? IT HAS TO BE WINNING THE CORAL WELSH GRAND NATIONAL ON POTTERS CORNER. 3. What is the best horse you’ve ridden? POTTERS CORNER. 4. Who would be your dream horse to ride from any era? FROM WATCHING OLD …

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Getting To Know Welsh Jockeys – here’s James Bowen

Getting To Know Welsh Jockeys – here’s James Bowen

Getting To Know Welsh Jockeys – here’s James Bowen 1. When was your first winner under rules, what was name of the horse and at which racecourse? a. CURIOS CARLOS AT CARTMEL FOR MUM, DAD AND CARL PYNE. A BRILLIANT DAY. 2. Which race victory has given you most pleasure in your career? a. CALL ME LORD WINNING THE INTERNATIONAL HURDLE AT CHELTENHAM, I APPRECIATED THAT ONE THE MOST. 3. What is the best horse …

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Getting To Know Welsh Jockeys – Here’s Ben Jones

Getting To Know Welsh Jockeys – Here’s Ben Jones

When was your first winner under rules, what was name of the horse and on which racecourse? It was Field Exhibition at Newton Abbot last August for Grace Harris.   Which race victory has given you most pleasure in your career? I’d say that the Ladbrokes Trophy at Newbury has got to be the highlight of last season for me. On De Rasher Counter for Emma Lavelle.   What is the best horse you’ve ridden? …

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Getting To Know Welsh Jockeys – Here’s Richard Patrick

Getting To Know Welsh Jockeys – Here’s Richard Patrick

Getting to know Welsh jockeys – here’s Richard Patrick 1. When was your first winner under rules, what was name of the horse and on which racecourse? DEFINITE FUTURE, AT UTTOXETER IN SEPTEMBER 2016. 2. Which race victory has given you most pleasure in your career? IT HAS TO BE WINNING THE BETVICTOR GOLD CUP ON HAPPY DIVA AT THE NOVEMBER MEETING IN CHELTENHAM. 3. What is the best horse you’ve ridden? HAPPY DIVA. 4. …

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