The Dante Festival

The Dante Festival

York Racecourse is without doubt one of the best in the country. When Ascot underwent major redevelopments in 2005, York was chosen to host Royal Ascot showing what a brilliant course it is. Yorkshiremen are amongst the friendliest people about and the food and drink on course are offered at very affordable prices.

Blaggers guide to racing

Blaggers guide to racing

With the Cheltenham festival fast approaching there is many of you who will be festival virgins. There is nothing worse than going for a day out with a group of seasoned racegoers and being the only one who doesn’t know the difference between a spread bet and an each way. So here to stop you looking like an outside chance of even winning any money we will lay down the basics!

The basics of Betting

The basics of Betting

There are many sports you can watch without even thinking about betting on, even if you are the biggest of betters. However racing is not one. A day at the races simply wouldn’t seem right without a bet or two. It adds to the excitement of every race and you find yourself screaming out horse names that you can’t even pronounce (or is that just me?).

Racing For Beginners

There are many sports you can watch without even thinking about betting on, even if you are the biggest of beters. However racing is not one. A day at the races simply wouldn’t seem right without a bet or two. It adds to the excitement of every race and you find yourself screaming out horse names that you can’t even pronounce (or is that just me?).