CARTMEL NEWS: Category: General News

Equine athletes to enjoy upgraded accommodation at Cartmel Racecourse


HORSES arriving at one of the UK’s most unique racecourses are to be treated to upgraded accommodation following an overhaul of its complex of stables. Work to transform the equine facilities at Cartmel Racecourse, in Cartmel, near Grange-over-Sands, is now complete following the eight-week long scheme. The improvements will ensure racehorses, grooms and trainers are […]

Fashion spotlight to fall on dapper gentlemen in new best-dressed competition


THE spotlight began with the ladies – now it is time for gents to start thinking about their raceday outfit. This year, Cartmel Racecourse will hold its inaugural Ladies Night – an evening of top racing set against the backdrop of the beautiful Cartmel Valley. As revealed last week, scouts will be on the lookout […]

Cartmel Racecourse launches first ever Ladies Night


A RACECOURSE which lies just metres away from one of the UK’s culinary capitals has launched its first ever Ladies Night   Cartmel Racecourse will welcome thousands of people through its gates for the only evening meeting of its 2019 schedule which takes place on May 29.   While the event is open to all, […]

Cartmel’s Louis Roederer restaurant gets a pre-season makeover


A PRESTIGIOUS dining venue which welcomes hundreds of racegoers every year has had a major revamp ahead of the 2019 racing season.   Bosses at Cartmel Racecourse have invested a five-figure sum in the Louis Roederer restaurant to ensure it offers an unrivalled experience to guests.   Iconic images from the course and the world […]

Cartmel countryside inspires exclusive Rogan and Co at the Races restaurant


AN exclusive pop-up restaurant at Cartmel Racecourse will offer a menu created using the finest ingredients from the Lake District and interiors inspired by the surrounding countryside. The interior of the glass-fronted semi-permanent Rogan and Co at the Races – which will provide unrivaled views along the final furlong – will be influenced by the […]

Cheltenham Festival 2019 preview evening at Cartmel Racecourse. Wednesday 6th March.


We are pleased to introduce three great experts in their field to this year’s Cheltenham Festival Preview evening panel. James Moffatt – A Cartmel born and bred trainer who was previously a National Hunt jockey, when he won the Scottish Champion Hurdle and the County Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival. He has since achieved great […]

Cartmel Racecourse scoops illustrious award at RCA Showcase


The Racecourse Association (RCA) is delighted to announce that Cartmel Racecourse has scooped the Racing Post Readers’ Award at the ninth annual RCA Showcase & Awards. Held on Thursday 8th November, the Showcase & Awards, partnered by Moët Hennessy, Racing Breaks, Racing Post and Great British Racing (GBR), celebrate excellence and innovation in racecourse customer […]