Bangor-on-Dee

The Racecourse, Bangor-on-Dee, Wrexham, Wrexham, LL13 0DA, UK

Tel: +44 (0)1978 780323

Fax: +44 (0)1978 780985

Officials:

Chairman: Sir Charles Lowther Bt; Clerk of the Course: Ed Gretton; General Manager: Jeannie Chantler

Other Tel/Fax:

Going:+44 (0)7855 807718; Stabling: +44 (0)1978 782081; Hostel: +44 (0)1978 782081; Caterers: +44 (0)1244 304606

Major Races Run:

Totesport Handicap Chase, Sir John Hanmer graduation Steeple Chase.

How to Get There:

Road: between Whitchurch & Wrexham on A525; Rail: Wrexham Station

Car & Coach Parks:

Coach Park. 2 separate car parks (free). Free bus service to the course from Wrexham General Station

Aircraft Landing Facilities:

Helicopters only. Prior permission is required, Tel: +44 (0)1978 782081; Fixed wing aircraft, nearest is Hawarden airport on Deeside, Clwyd, please phone day before, Tel: +44 (0)1244 520444. Prior landing arrangements must be made. Facility is 16 miles from Bangor racecourse

Stabling:

85 boxes

Restaurant Reservations:

Tel: +44 (0)1244 304606

Dress Requirements:

Tidy

Facilities & Badge Accommodation for Owners:

Owners receive 4 badges per runner, multiple ownerships, 6 badges

Recommended Hotels:

Cross Lanes Hotel, Tel: +44 (0)1978 780555, Fax: +44 (0)1978 780568; Buck House Hotel, Tel: +44 (0)1978 780336, Fax: +44 (0)1978 781101; Hanmer Arms, Tel: +44 (0)1948 830532

Taxis/Cabs:

Prestige Taxis, Tel: +44 (0)1978 291999; Eric Jones, Tel: +44 (0)1978 710521

Other Details:

Very popular picnic meeting when weather is favourable. 17 meetings per year. One of the few country racecourses still in existence. No grandstand but excellent view of course (including from cars) from grass banks

Type of Racecourses:

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