Brighton Racecourse, Freshfield Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 9XZ, UK

Tel: +44 (0)1273 603580 (Racecourse Office)

Fax: +44 (0)1273 673267


Managing Director: Tony Kelly +44 (0)1283 575818; Clerk of the Course: Edward Arkell; General Manager: Callum MacKay (both contactable on +44 (0)1273 603580 and on mobile numbers mentioned below)

Other Tel/Fax:

Out of hours: Clerk of the Course (Edward Arkell) +44 (0)7977 587713, General Manager: Callum MacKay +44 (0) 7980 881343, Stabling: +44 (0)1273 603580; Hostel: +44 (0)1273 603580

Major Races Run:

Brighton Mile, Brighton Challenge Cup

How to Get There:

Road: B2123 to Woodingdean/Rottingdean from the A27 Brighton Bypass. Go right at crossroads in Woodingdean and the course is approximately one mile. Rail: Brighton service (2 miles) and free bus service to the course on racedays. Taxis available

Car & Coach Parks:


Aircraft Landing Facilities:

Fixed wing landings, Shoreham Airport. Helicopters can land at the track with prior consent of the Clerk of the Course

Effect of Draw:

Low numbers best in sprints


Overnight accommodation must be booked with the racecourse office by 12.00 noon the day before racing

Restaurant Reservations:

Contact the Racecourse Office

Dress Requirements:

Smart casual in the Premier Enclosure

Facilities & Badge Accommodation for Owners:

Owners receive 6 badges per horse partners and syndicates receive 8 badges. Owners & Trainers Bar by parade ring. Additional badges at £10.

Recommended Hotels:

The Grand Hotel, Tel: +44 (0)1273 224309; The Thistle Hotel, Tel: +44 (0)1273 763244; Old Ship Hotel, Tel: +44 (0)1273 329001; Ramanda Hotel, Tel: +44 (0)1273 738201; Drakes Hotel, Tel: +44 (0)1273 696934


Brighton Streamline, Tel: +44 (0)1273 747474; Carcabs, Tel: +44 (0)1273 414141

Other Details:

Brighton Racecourse is situated 50 mins from London by train (Victoria Station). 20 meetings in 2011

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