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ADMIN OFFICE: 781307 | BANQUETING SUITE: 781851.
Find out all the latest information on the next race meeting including:
The Going for each raceday will appear inside the raceday page a week prior to the meeting and updated as and when it changes.
When spectators return to Pontefract, there will be an additional security presence at selected Race Meetings in 2021.
Security marshalls will be carrying out bag searches at ALL entrances ahead of racing so please make sure that you allow plenty of time for admission into the Racecourse.
These measures are for all racegoers’ safety and security so that everyone has an enjoyable time with us with fantastic racing and brilliant entertainment.
Racegoers are permitted to bring a small amount of alcohol as part of a picnic into any enclosure OTHER THAN the Premier Enclosure.
This equates to a maximum of 4 cans per person or half a bottle of wine per person. However, please note that no glass bottles can be brought in to the enclosures. If you would rather bring spirits, please bring the pre-mixed cans.
There are a number of fast food outlets around the Racecourse, as well as Restaurants and Bars. A full list of all food outlets is available here.
For an up to date forecast please click here.
For the latest news on the roads, please click here.
The opening race meeting of the 2021 season will be on Tuesday 6th April.
A preview will appear here in the lead up to the race meeting.
There’s nothing like a day at the races, but if you can’t make it, then all the races at Pontefract are shown live on Racing TV.
Racing TV is Britain and Ireland’s premier horseracing channel. The channel broadcasts in high-definition and covers 35 of Britain’s top racecourses and all 26 Irish racecourses. The channel shows over 8,000 live horse races, with 90% exclusive to Racing TV. The channel is available to Sky & Virgin Media customers in Britain and Sky, Virgin and Vodafone customers in Ireland ‘Casting’ is available via Airplay. There is also a bespoke Apple TV app, amazon fire app and android tv app. Members can also view online and via mobile at racingtv.com
RacingTV.com features in-depth racecards with Timeform Premium ratings, tips from the best in the industry, the ability to bet with 12 leading bookmakers including price comparison via Oddschecker, a fast results service and so much more! And of course, fans can watch live racing from 37 of Britain’s best racecourses and all 26 Irish racecourses and toggle between dedicated racecourse feeds.
Follow Racing TV on social media or sign-up to the weekly newsletter to stay up-to-date with the latest horse racing news and promotions. Enter exclusive competitions to win VIP tickets and other money can’t buy prizes, plus get exclusive ticket and hospitality offers from our Racecourses.
There are a number of ways to join – go to http://www.racingtv.com/ for more information.