Paddock Lawn Tipi: Now selling for 2023 season!


NEW for 2023, we’re delighted to announce the launch of our striking Paddock Lawn Tipi. Situated in a prime location looking onto the home straight, this new offering has the added benefit of providing shelter from the one thing we can’t control – the Great British weather! In the heart of the paddock, with easy […]

Björn Again to entertain the crowds at Cartmel Racecourse


We’re delighted to announce that our Race Day Concert on Friday 30th June will feature the highly acclaimed Björn Again, the perfect act for a perfect party atmosphere! Racegoers can dance along to all their ABBA favourites after a thrilling day at the races, a unique day out for all ages. The news has been […]

Cheltenham Preview 2023


We are delighted to soon welcome many friendly faces back to the Louis Roederer restaurant for our annual Cheltenham Preview evening! After a brief hiatus, last year we had a wonderfully successful evening of insider tips and unusual twists. We hope to provide you the same valuable insight this year with many of the same […]

Adrian Grain’s Recent Accident


The whole team at Cartmel would like to pass on our deepest sympathies to Adrian Grain, a friendly face we would see regularly at the Racecourse. Partner and Assistant Trainer to Mark Weatherer, Adrian recently suffered a fall from Leannes Lady, who tripped and rolled onto Adrian, reportedly breaking 4 vertebrae and twisting his spinal […]

Thank You!!


Its nearly time to open our gates – the track is looking fabulous, the tables and chairs are on their way! The site is starting to look like our beloved place and we must say a massive thank you to not only our team, but also the extended team who really make the site sing!  […]

It Takes An Army!


It has been wonderful to welcome back our marvellous racing team to the track as we get ready for our racing season 2022. As soon as the team return from their duties at Aintree for the Randox Grand National Festival, we start to get on to the racing surface and get the whole site looking […]

Our Commitment to The Queen’s Green Canopy


We are delighted to share that we have carried out some planting of trees in our Parade Ring area. Whilst we wanted to ensure we had a lasting reminder of the Queens Jubilee this year, we also wanted to plant in areas we know our racegoers enjoy on a race day. Please do visit when […]

Cheltenham Preview 2022


After 3 years unable to host our annual Cheltenham Preview, it was a pleasure to welcome you all back last night. Thank you to all who joined us. This year’s panel had some insightful tips for the Cheltenham Festival next week. Our expert panel comprised of: Jimmy Moffatt, our 2021 Champion Trainer; Charlotte Jones, our […]

Calling All Superstars!


As we continue to make our preparations for our 2022 season we are now on the look out for race day assistants. We are very lucky that many of our main racing team have been with us for many seasons and its a mixture of circumstances that see’s us looking to appoint some additional team […]