Beverley Racecourse Reveals Plans For New £4.8m Grandstand

Beverley Racecourse Reveals Plans For New £4.8m Grandstand
Aug 21, 2018

Beverley Racecourse has revealed plans for a new grandstand – the largest single investment in the history of the venue.

The racecourse has submitted an application to East Riding of Yorkshire Council for full planning permission for the £4.8m development which will provide an enhanced customer experience and additional hospitality opportunities for racegoers.

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BEVERLEY RACES : Fife Goes Forth With B Fifty Two

BEVERLEY RACES : Fife Goes Forth With B Fifty Two
Aug 16, 2018

North Yorkshire trainer Marjorie Fife has challenged B Fifty Two to roll back the years at Beverley on Thursday when the popular sprinter runs in the Racing UK Handicap.

The nine-year-old gelding, who was rated as highly as 107 in his pomp, made a reassuring return to form at Carlisle last week, when beaten a neck by Kingstreet Lady.

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The Best Racetracks in Yorkshire

The Best Racetracks in Yorkshire
Aug 13, 2018

Arguably Yorkshire is the county in the UK regarded as the most passionate about horse racing. There are 9 courses within the county and in excess of 170 race meetings per year.

You are spoilt for choice with a fantastic choice of both flat and jumps tracks, but which are the ones not to be missed?

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BEVERLEY RACES : Tregoning Has Mon-day Motivation At Beverley

BEVERLEY RACES : Tregoning Has Mon-day Motivation At Beverley
Jul 30, 2018

Marcus Tregoning hopes Monaadhil can set the tone for an important week when he runs in the Wilford Watts Memorial Handicap at Beverley on Tuesday.

The four-year-old son of Dark Angel, owned by Sheikh Hamdan Al Maktoum, has already won twice from just five starts and is one of seven declared runners for the eight-and-a-half furlong prize.

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Jason Ward Strives For Further Beverley Riches With Maifalki

Jason Ward Strives For Further Beverley Riches With Maifalki
Jun 25, 2018

Jason Ward defends an unbeaten record at Beverley this season when Maifalki takes aim at a nice prize on Tuesday.

The North Yorkshire trainer has one win from as many starts on the Westwood in 2018 after subsequent Royal Ascot runner Shakour claimed an eight-and-a-half-furlong novice auction stakes in April.

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Olympic Gold Medallist Phelan Hill To Take Part In Beverley 10K

Olympic Gold Medalist Phelan Hill To Take Part In Beverley 10K
Apr 29, 2018

Beverley Athletic Club say they are excited to announce the news that Olympic gold and bronze medal-winning rower Phelan Hill MBE will be competing in the 25th running of the Pittaway Beverley 10k road race, on Sunday 13 May 2018.

As cox, Phelan steered the Mens Eight to bronze at the London 2012 Olympics and onto gold in Rio 2016. He has also coxed the Mens Eights to three successive rowing World Championship golds.

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BEVERLEY RACES : Alfa Better Than Ever For Beverley Return

BEVERLEY RACES : Alfa Better Than Ever For Beverley Return
Apr 25, 2018

North Yorkshire trainer Bryan Smart expects a strong display from Alfa McGuire when the talented colt attempts to preserve his unbeaten record at Beverley on Thursday (April 26).

The son of Lord Shanakill won twice at the East Yorkshire circuit as a juvenile and makes his seasonal reappearance in the £12,000 Alan McGuiness And Robin Lunness Memorial Handicap (2.35pm).

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OUT & ABOUT : The Lee Morley Memorial Rugby Match

OUT & ABOUT : The Lee Morley Memorial Rugby Match
Feb 5, 2018

Friends and family celebrated the life of Lee Morley, a good friend of Beverley Rugby Club who, sadly passed away last year.

Proceedings from the match and lunch raised over £3000 to be donated to Ward 29 at Castle Hill hospital at the request of Lee’s family in thanks for the care given to Lee during his extended time there.

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Golf Club Secures Funding To Restore Ancient Westwood Landmark

Golf Club Secures Funding To Restore Ancient Westwood Landmark
Jan 31, 2018

Beverley and East Riding golf club is set to receive over £26,000 to restore the Westwood’s iconic 200 year old Anti Mill, from a pot of cash paid by developers to support recreation and leisure projects.

Last March, East Riding ward Councillor, Denis Healy, encouraged local community clubs to come forward to bid for the money, known as “Commuted Sums,” which is earmarked for leisure and recreation projects.

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