What's happening at Sedgefield

The Countdown to Christmas is On

Thu, Dec 1, 2016

A NORTH EAST racecourse is set to welcome a new partnership with Marstonís as they Countdown to Christmas on Friday 2 December.

The event which gets started at 11.00am, will host a mini Ale festival within the Paxtonís stand where punters can choose from six of Marstonís popular Aleís on draught. The day includes seven live races starting at 12 noon followed by live entertainment to party the night away with the Gangsters of Ska.

Racing looks to be competitive with local and loyal trainers going head to head, amongst these are current leading trainer Brian Ellison, local trainer Rebecca Menzies who secured her first double win last raceday at Sedgefield, Kenneth Slack and Micky Hammond who have both been on top form lately.

Jill Williamson, Executive Director at Sedgefield Racecourse said; ďWe are delighted to be partnering with Marstonís for this raceday enabling a traditional offering for the public to enjoy on the build up to Christmas.

Grandstand & Paddock tickets can be booked in advance for £14 and the first 100 guests through the gates will received a complimentary drink. For more information or to book tickets visit or call 01740 621925.


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