CARTMEL NEWS: Category: Latest News

Racing Abandoned: Monday 24th July


After a fabulous day of racing in true Cumbrian weather on Saturday, the rain in our area has unfortunately continued. Following an inspection carried out on Sunday 23rd July at 12pm by our racing officials, we are sorry to announce that we will not be racing on Monday 24th of July.  For those of you […]

Mamma Mia – it’s Björn Again!


Tickets are selling fast for our fabulous racing and music day on Friday 30th June, featuring the legendary Björn Again. There’s still time to dust off your platform boots and jazz up your jumpsuit to be in with a chance to win the Best Costume! Head to our BOOK NOW button now to grab your […]

NEW for this season … Family-friendly Parade Ring Restaurant!


As the name suggests, our new Parade Ring Restaurant is ideally located in the thick of the action, and offers top class catering in a relaxed marquee setting. This package includes your Paddock admission, arrival drink, a grazing buffet, dedicated bar, resident tipster, free Paddock parking and complimentary race card. Children are welcome to join […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Visiting the Calvert Trust


Cartmel Visit the Calvert Trust – 2nd February 2022 As we get ready for our 2022 Jump Season, we welcome our new Event Manager Becky who started in January this year! Becky has previously worked with local charities, St Mary’s Hospice and Brathay Trust, and looks forward to using her fundraising and events experience at […]

2021 Summer Jumps Racing in the North


Well firstly, we must take this opportunity to wish you all the very best for 2021. Thanks for your support over 2020. We are still here and working away on the track, getting ready for racing in 2021. The team are busy repairing hurdles, stripping, checking and re-building our fences and working on making sure […]

Sir Cliff Richard to perform at Cartmel Races


Cartmel Racecourse are delighted to announce that Sir Cliff Richard will be performing at an open-air concert live at Cartmel Races on Friday 28th June 2019. Early Bird Tickets go on sale at 10.00am Sunday 18th November! Following the popularity of previous live music concerts including Boyzone, Tom Jones and Simply Red, Cartmel Racecourse are […]

Wells De Lune goes for hat-trick win in Cartmel Cup


Wells De Lune will bid to make it three wins from three runs at Cartmel this season when he goes for the £20,000 William Hill Cartmel Cup, the feature race of the first day of the August Bank Holiday meeting on Saturday. Pembrokeshire trainer Peter Bowen confirmed that the seven-year-old, who has taken to Cartmel […]