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9th Oct 2015

Make up tutorial for flawless Ladies Day look

Make up tutorial for flawless Ladies Day look 16th May 2017

Events, Races, Charity, News

Stand out from the crowd and be noticed, and there is no better occasion than the Jarrold Ladies Day at Fakenham Races on Sunday, 4th June. Pull out all the stops and blow them away with the perfect makeup. We got some helpful tips from Susie Abel, Personal Beauty Advisor at Jarrold department store in Norwich. […]

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9th Oct 2015

What to wear for Jarrold Ladies Day on 4th June?

What to wear for Jarrold Ladies Day on 4th June? 8th May 2017

Events, Races, Charity, News

It can be a tough decision when it comes to the outfit for the Ladies Day. Here, at the racecourse, we are quite relaxed on the dress code on other race meetings, however, we feel that Ladies Day is one meeting where everyone attending should make an effort and dress to the nines.  If you got […]

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9th Oct 2015

RACING INTO HISTORY

RACING INTO HISTORY 5th May 2017

Events, Races, Charity, News

THE NATIONAL HERITAGE CENTRE FOR HORSERACING & SPORTING ART, AT PALACE HOUSE NEWMARKET IS THE FIRST SPORTING MUSEUM TO BE SHORTLISTED AS AN ART FUND MUSEUM OF THE YEAR FINALIST On 27th April Art Fund announced that the National Heritage Centre for Horseracing & Sporting Art is one of the five museums which have been […]

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9th Oct 2015

Snellings appointed to be headline sponsors for Prestigious Norfolk National Race Day at Fakenham

Snellings appointed to be headline sponsors for Prestigious Norfolk National Race Day at Fakenham 13th April 2017

Events, Races, Charity, News

Fakenham Racecourse is delighted to announce that Snellings, the Norwich-based electrical appliance and audiovisual installation specialists, are the new title sponsors and race sponsor of The Norfolk National Race Day on Tuesday 9th May. The Norfolk National race was first staged last year and immediately made a big impact in the racing calendar. It is […]

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9th Oct 2015

Keeping Fakenham Town Clean

Keeping Fakenham Town Clean 8th April 2017

Events, Races, Charity, News

Fakenham Racecourse directors and staff donated a morning of their time to litter picking Fakenham Town on Friday 31st March as part of the racecourse company’s social engagement and responsibility plan for 2017.   “We had a very successful and rewarding morning collecting rubbish in and around the town and we had many supportive and […]

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9th Oct 2015

Jarrold Confirmed to be Sponsor of Fakenham Ladies Day

Jarrold Confirmed to be Sponsor of Fakenham Ladies Day 6th April 2017

Events, Races, Charity, News

There are very few dates where the ladies of Norfolk can get dressed in their finest attire and enjoy a very special day out. The first Ladies Day at Fakenham Racecourse was held back in 2012 and has now become one of the key dates in the Norfolk society calendar. It is with delight that […]

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9th Oct 2015

James’s Racecourse Run for Injured Jockeys Fund

James’s Racecourse Run for Injured Jockeys Fund 29th March 2017

Events, Races, Charity, News

Yesterday, Tuesday, 28th March 2017 saw the second day into a 5-day challenge to run at all 34 National Hunt Racecourses to raise money for Injured Jockey Fund. James Clarkson aged 11, has decided to raise funds for this racing charity between 27th and 31st March and has already raised over £4750 and is now […]

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9th Oct 2015

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! 1st January 2017

Events, Races, Charity, News

We hope that all of our members, visitors, staff and volunteers had a great New Year’s Celebration. Having waved 2016 goodbye, it is exciting to start 2017 with a terrific day out at the races. Brave the rain and put your best wellies on! Get outdoors and start the year as you mean to go […]

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9th Oct 2015

Great Hockham Primary School at Fakenham Races

Great Hockham Primary School at Fakenham Races 11th November 2016

Events, Races, Charity, News

We were delighted to welcome Great Hockham Primary School to Fakenham Races as part of Racing to School program back on 14th October. Pupils had a day filled with tours, showcases and learning interesting facts about racing and horses, lead by Robert Bellamy and John Pritchard. We are very grateful to have received a fantastic email from […]

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9th Oct 2015

Fakenham named as one of the best racecourses for racehorse owners in 2016

Fakenham named as one of the best racecourses for racehorse owners in 2016 10th November 2016

Events, Races, Charity, News

Twelve of Britain’s 60 racecourses were last week named as the best in the country for racehorse owners, and awarded Gold Standard status for 2016. The accolade, given in a competitive way for the second year, comes from the Racehorse Owners Association, the body that has represented racehorse owners for over 70 years and currently […]

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