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CARTMEL NEWS

Thank You!!! A Return of the Magic!

Thank you very much to everyone who joined us this past weekend for racing. Yesterday the 19th July we welcomed what we now know to be the biggest crowd in UK horse racing since March 2020 (sorry Ascot about your Test Events). We won’t hold on to the title for...

July Race Days and Thank You William Hill

As we work towards our next two race days, we have two different capacity restrictions. We are still restricted to only 4,000 on site for Saturday 17th July and then our second July day falls on so-called ‘Freedom Day’ of July 19th where we will no longer...

June Racing Update

Confidence high for Sunday at Cartmel June 25, 2021 Despite having to abandon today’s scheduled meeting because of heavy overnight rain, confidence is high that Sunday’s meeting will go ahead. “It may seem a bold prediction after we had to abandon today, but if the...

A Massive Cartmel Thank You

So we did it! We welcomed spectators back for our May Whit Meeting. The weather was fabulous for all three days of the fixture and we were able to welcome the maximum allowed capacity of 4,000 spectators per day. It was so lovely to see many regulars back enjoying the...

Two Weeks To Go!

Preparations are really underway now to welcome back spectators to our racecourse, after a break of nearly two years. Although we were really delighted to have the opportunity to race behind closed doors in 2020, Cartmel without the sound and sights of the crowd, is a...

Countdown to Racing 2021

Amazingly, we are now in May and just a few weeks from our first race meeting with spectators, since 2019. General admission tickets were released a few weeks ago and are selling very quickly – thank you if you have already bought some! It will be great to...

Cartmel Racing 2021

Over the past couple of weeks we have made contact with many of our regular supporters, to talk about the way forward for racing this year and the new requirements for those visiting a race day with us for this year. The main change is that everyone on site must be...

David Gray Transferred to 2022

Cartmel Racecourse has today announced that the David Gray concert after racing has been re-scheduled to Friday 24th June 2022. Whilst the original 2021 date of 25th June falls four days after the scheduled date for lifting of most social distancing restrictions (June...