:::The Going: The ground @Downroyal is soft, yielding in places ::: Posted 1st Nov 2017

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Magners Cider NI Best Dressed Lady Competition hits the Big Screen! BBC News NI BBC Sport #bestdressedlady #downroyal True North: Best Dressed Lady Monday 27 February BBC One Northern Ireland, 10.40pm "It’s the start of the summer annual race season but it’s not just the horses who are on show. With prizes like a year’s supply of champag...
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DAILY MIRROR ST PATRICK’S DAY RACE MEETING AT DOWN ROYAL FRIDAY 17THMARCH On Friday 17th March, Down Royal Racecourse and the Daily Mirror will host the Daily Mirror St Patrick’s Day race meeting at Down Royal Racecourse. Gates are set to open at 11:30am with the first of a seven race card at 1:50pm (approx.) and final race at 5:35pm (approx.). Admission is £15 and childre...
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Irish Racing Preview   DOWN ROYAL Tuesday, January 31 First Race: 1.10pm    Down Royal is the stage for a seven-race jumps card on Tuesday with the first race due off at 1.10pm.  The most valuable contest on the card is the Silks@DownRoyal Rated Novice Hurdle (3.25), worth €16,000 in prize-money, and it has attracted a field of five including two...
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Down Royal kick starts its 2017 season on Tuesday 31stJanuary with a seven strong race card. The gates open at 11.30am with the first race commencing at 1.10pm approx. with the seventh and final race scheduled for 4.35pm approx. Entrance tickets are £10, concession tickets are £8 and children under 16 receive free admission. Tickets can be purchased online at www.downroyal.com o...
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JNwine.com Champion Chase winner, Don Cossack, retires from Racing. Don Cossack, winner of last year's Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup, has been retired. Trainer Gordon Elliott revealed Don Cossack had suffered a recurrence of a tendon injury first sustained last April. Elliott said: "We found that he had a bit of heat in his leg yesterday [Tuesday] and we've made the decision to call t...
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Menus for Public Food Outlets on Boxing Day ...
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Due to popular demand for Boxing Day - there will now be a marquee cover up between our two main grandstands to provide extra cover for all racegoers and an extra bar at the side of our Paddock. These areas are open to all racegoers as is the Dark Horse Wine Bar and Cafe - menu attached and no booking for the Cafe is required. General Admission tickets are still available from www.downroyal.c...
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Boxing Day Race Meeting at Down Royal – Monday 26th December - First Race 12.25pm (approx.) and Admission £12 Boxing Day at Down Royal is the other great Christmas tradition and has become a firm favourite for both families and racing enthusiasts alike. All hospitality options are now sold out for the Boxing Day race meeting at Down Royal however admission tickets are still av...
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  Ahead of the Northern Ireland Festival of Racing this weekend, Friday 4th and Saturday 5th November, Down Royal’s new catering partner, French Village, has announced the menu for the popular Dark Horse Wine Bar.   All racegoers can avail of the following menu in the Dark Horse wine bar and marquee extension: Seasonal Soup and French Village Breads Salt And Chill...
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The DOWN ROYAL BUS IS BACK - only £10 return leaving from Donegal Square West 1 hour before the first race on both days, all bus tickets must be booked in advance of racing - book now at http://www.downroyal.com/fixtures/...
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Boxing Day Race Meeting at Down Royal Gates open 10:30am - First Race 12.10pm (approx.) and Admission 15

23rd Nov 2017

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

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Morning Line and Racehorse to Riding Horse Parade Saturday 4th November

3rd Nov 2017

Coming Racing on Saturday 4th November? Get there early to see our Racehorse to ...

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