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

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The sport of kings champions the queens of fashion with this year’s Best Dressed Lady competition. Sponsored by Lexus Belfast, which is part of the Charles Hurst Group, the competition provides the perfect opportunity for guests to celebrate their individual style and enjoy top quality racing in a bespoke Festival setting. To celebrate this new racing partnership, the Lexus Belfast B...
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Tickets are available at the turnstiles for racing today - Magners Derby Day - gates open at 12pm and the first race is at 2pm. Free carparking is available for all racegoers.  ...
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Value Cabs to The Races Our bus service for the Summer Festival is currently sold out for both Friday 19th June and Saturday 20th June, however, our taxi partner, Value Cabs will be able to accommodate you. There is also a freephone for Value Cabs on site and a taxi rank to help you get home after racing. Please contact Value Cabs on 028 90809080   ...
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  DOWN ROYAL’s richest flat race of the season takes centre stage during their Saturday afternoon of racing in County Down. The Magners Ulster Derby Premier Handicap (3.45) is the highlight of an exciting seven race card and the weights for the €60,000 contest are headed by Fields Of Athenry from the Aidan O’Brien yard. The three-year-old is lightly raced, having on...
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SUMMER is in full swing and Down Royal is getting into the spirit of the season, with its biggest meeting of the summer starting on Friday. Thoughts of festivals are never far from the mind at this time of year, with horses needing their preparation for the big day as much as the racegoers. The Tote.com Galway Plate Trial Handicap Chase (8.30) has attracted a field of 11 runners, testing ...
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Bronzed AND beautiful, luxury tan @thetanby2jenns up for grabs for all our Best dressed Lady finalists this Saturday #drsummerfestival  The sport of kings champions the queens of fashion with this year’s Best Dressed Lady competition. Sponsored by Lexus Belfast, which is part of the Charles Hurst Group, the competition provides the perfect opportunity for guests to celebr...
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Entries for Magners Derby Day ...
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  AUDIO - MICHAEL HALFORD ON VILMAN FOR MAGNERS DERBY  Vilman, trained by Michael Halford, is set to line up in the Ulster Derby at Down Royal. The Mastercraftsman gelding acts on any ground and his trainer feels he will be even better following his latest success at Navan last Saturday. ...
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Tickets available to book at www.downroyal.com/fixtures/...
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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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Racing Previews DOWN ROYAL Friday, Nov 4th

3rd Nov 2017

DOWN ROYAL Saturday, November 4 First Race: 12.45   The JNwine.com Ch...

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