:::The Going: ::: Posted 7th Jan 2019

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This time next week we will all be filled to the brim with turkey, booze, festive cheer and the Down Royal team will have welcomed thousands of racegoers to the racecourse for the annual Boxing Day races. Boxing Day at Down Royal is a big Christmas tradition for many families, socialites and racing enthusiasts who make the annual trip to our County Down racecourse. If you fancy ...
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Well as the last week of November approaches many of us are now thinking of our plans for Christmas and preparations are in full swing at Down Royal catering for all of those who partake in a big Christmas tradition – the Boxing Day races. This will be my first time working on Boxing Day and have to admit I’m chomping at the bit knowing I’ll be part of the racecourse buzz! ...
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Well this time last week it was all systems go as myself and the Down Royal Crew were buzzing around the course, suites and offices and I experienced my first ever race meeting.   Some people may view it as a ‘Baptism of Fire’ however it was a fabulous adrenalin rushing experience as I witnessed local AP Mc Coy winning on home grown soil riding Jezki, fashionista Nicole Caldw...
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As the new Marketing Executive here at Down Royal I'll be blogging on all the goings on from the Racecourse, and ensuring you are first past the post with news coming up to our twelve race days throughout the year.   Yes it's all systems go here at the Down Royal Racecourse with less than two weeks to go to Northern Ireland's Festival of Racing 2013 on 1st and 2nd of November. ...
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Super exciting 3 part documentary from the BBC Northern Ireland team on the Down Royal Corporation of Horsebreeders and their final year at the Maze Racecourse

3rd Dec 2018

Super exciting 3 part documentary from the BBC Northern Ireland team o...

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Boxing Day Race Meeting at Down Royal Wednesday 26th December - First Race 12.20pm (approx.) and Admission 15

12th Nov 2018

Boxing Day Race Meeting at Down Royal – Wednesday 26th December - First...

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