Thirsk Racecourse Ltd

Station Road, Thirsk, North Yorkshire, YO7 1QL, UK

Tel: +44 (0)1845 522276 (Office)

Fax: +44 (0)1845 525353

Officials:

Chairman: J L Smith; Clerk of the Course: C M Tetley Esq

Other Tel/Fax:

Going: +44 (0)1845 522276; Stabling: +44 (0)1845 522096; Hostel: +44 (0)1845 523720 racedays only; Caterers: +44 (0)113 287 6387; Fax: +44 (0)113 287 6397

Major Races Run:

Thirsk Hunt Cup, Hambleton Cup

How to Get There:

Road: A61 Thirsk/Ripon Road; Rail: Thirsk Station

Car & Coach Parks:

Free

Aircraft Landing Facilities:

Helicopters only. Land on Cricket pitch. Prior arrangement required, Tel: +44 (0)1845 522276; Fixed-wing a/c can land at RAF Topcliffe or RAF Dishforth, Tel: +44(0)1347 848261 xtn 7491/2. Private landing strip at Bagby , Tel: +44 (0)1845 597385 and Felixkirk (4 miles), Tel: +44 (0)1845 537555

Effect of Draw:

Low numbers favoured for races of 7f or more. High numbers favoured for races or 5 or 6f

Stabling:

100 boxes

Restaurant Reservations:

+44 (0)113 287 6387

Dress Requirements:

Collared shirt & tie in the Club Stand

Facilities & Badge Accommodation for Owners:

Thirsk participate in the racecourse Pass System and provide a standard badge allocation of 4 badges per declared runner. Owners' & Trainers' Bar

Recommended Hotels:

The Feversham Arms, Helmsley, Tel: +44 (0)1439 770766; Solberge Hall, Nr Northallerton, Tel: +44 (0)1609 779191/93; The Golden Fleece Hotel, Thirsk, Tel: +44 (0)1845 523108; Swinton Castle Hotel +44 (0)1765 680900; Oswald's, Sowerby, Tel: +44 (0)1845 523655; The Feathers Hotel, Helmsley, Tel: +44 (0)1439 770275; Burn Hall, Huby, Tel: +44 (0))1347 825400 Restaurants: The Carpenters Arms, Felixkirk, Tel: +44 (0)1845 537369; Swinton Castle Hotel, +44 (0)1765 680900, The Black Swan, Helmsley.

Taxis/Cabs:

Carlton Taxis, Tel: +44 (0)1845 526337; Prices Taxis, Tel: +44 (0)1845 522709; Rural Rides, Tel: +44 (0)1845 567674

Other Details:

On non-racing days, excellent facilities for private functions, seminars etc in the Hambleton Rooms, Manton Suite, Grimthorpe Hall and Garden Room

Type of Racecourses:

Flat,