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Worcester Racecourse


Welcome to Worcester

Join us for National Hunt racing at one of Britain's oldest racecourses, where racing has been taking place on the banks of the River Severn since 1718. The Racecourse is situated at Pitchcroft, close to the heart of Worcester, one of the fastest growing cities in Europe.

17 fixtures from May to October.

The County enclosure.
The County admission ticket gives you full access to all public areas of the course, plus use of the Lounge Bar on the first floor of the Grandstand and the Severn Restaurant on the top floor. (Please book in advance to reserve a table.)

This enclosure also offers access to the track side of the Paddock and Pre Parade Ring and use of the Grandstand Bar. There are also a variety of catering units adjacent to the Bookmakers ring.

Centre Course Enclosure
A favourite for families and party bookings. The bar offers a selection of snacks and drinks, or there is the picnic parking area. The Ladbrokes on-course betting shop operates on Saturdays and at evenings meetings.

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By Car:
From the north or south - take junction 6 off the M5 and follow the A449 towards Worcester city centre. From the West - the A443 and A44 both offer good access to the city centre. The Racecourse is well sign-posted from all directions.

By Rail:
Trains run direct from London Paddington, Birmingham, Cardiff, Hereford and Bristol to Foregate Street Station, Worcester, which is just 5 minutes walk from the Racecourse.

By Air:
Helicopter landings in the centre of the course are permitted only by prior arrangement. Please contact the Racecourse office for further details. The nearest airstrip is Staverton, junction 10 off the M5.

Worcester Racecourse Postcode for SatNav: WR1 3EJ


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