York Racecourse is delighted that Alison Storey, the Chief Receptionist at the course, has won a Visit York Tourism Award. Her success came in the Outstanding Customer Service Category where her work, as the first point of contact for many of the 350,000 visitors to the Knavesmire was recognised. Presented at a glittering ceremony, in the National Railway museum, the evening was a celebration of the tourism industry in the city and surrounding area. Only last week, York was voted as the Best Racecourse of the Year by the members of the Racegoers Club for the 4th time, another accolade where Alison will have played her part. Speaking about her award, Alison said, "I'm flattered to have been the one collecting the award but it really is a team effort, so it is a team award. T... (Read More)
Winter Festival Event
THE 2016 FESTIVAL –
WETHERBY 26/27 DECEMBER
CATTERICK 28 DECEMBER
DONCASTER 29 DECEMBER
This four day winter festival commences with Wetherby’s two day fixture on December 26th and 27th, Sunday 28th their will be racing from Catterick and on Sunday 29th Doncaster stage their xmas meeting.
The festival brings together the best of National Hunt racing in Yorkshire over the Christmas period