Contact Us

Please use the email contact form below to make an enquiry.

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Please fill in all fields and click the ‘Submit’ button. We endeavour to answer all email enquiries within a minimum of 48hrs.

By Post

For written correspondence, our address is:

Pontefract Park Race Co. Ltd, Administration Offices,
Pontefract Park, Park Road, Pontefract, W.Yorks WF8 4QD

or Call

For all numbers dial Pontefract area code (01977):

  • Admin Office 781307
  • Fax Number 781850
  • Banqueting Suite 781851
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Getting Around

In this section, you'll find all you need to help you get to, and then find your way around, Pontefract Races!

How To Find Us

Pontefract Racecourse is brilliantly situated just half a mile from Junction 32 of the M62.

Links with the A1, M1 and M18 are all within 10 miles of the Racecourse.

Leaving J32 of the M62 (the Xscape junction), follow the signs for the Racecourse towards Pontefract town centre.

The Racecourse is situated on the right hand side in Pontefract Park.

For those of you who like to follow Sat Nav directions, our postcode is WF8 4QD.

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By Bus

There is a bus stop just outside Pontefract Park.

To check on bus timetables, please contact Metroline on 0113 245 7676. 

By Train

There are 3 stations in Pontefract - Monkhill, Baghill and Tanshelf.

There is a fourth station at Glasshoughton which is by the Xscape complex which is a couple of miles from the Racecourse.

Pontefract Tanshelf is more or less opposite the entrance to the Park, whereas Monkhill and Baghill are fairly centrally located in Pontefract and would be 2 to 3 miles from the course.

By Taxi

We would recommend the following local taxi companies should you require a taxi to the Racecourse:

Data Cars (01977) 600680 

Action Cars (01977) 703333

Slatters Taxis (01977) 705674

Ponty Cars (01977) 609999

Finding Your Way Around the Racecourse

The maps below give you an idea as to where everything is on the Racecourse!







PONTEFRACT RACES are run by PONTEFRACT PARK RACE COMPANY LIMITED, a company registered in England No. 159754 whose address within Great Britain is The Administration Office, Pontefract Park, Park Road, Pontefract, West Yorkshire WF8 4QD.

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