Jockey Club ups racing stakes with £1m prize money

The Jockey Club is elevating the stakes of UK horse racing by confirming that it will award £1m in prize money to any horse...

SportPesa Experience launches to offer ‘unrivalled’ hospitality

Online sports betting operator, SportPesa is aiming to maximise its variety of partnerships, providing its customers with a host of sporting hospitality experiences.  The SportPesa...

Ladbrokes becomes principal partner of King George VI Chase

As part of a new five-year partnership, Ladbrokes has been unveiled as the new sponsor for Kempton Park’s flagship meeting, The King George VI Christmas Festival. The deal...

ITV looks to extend Ascot Racecourse partnership

Ascot Racecourse is reportedly in talks with ITV over plans to potentially extend their current partnership by a further three years, with bookmakers, punters and sponsors all...

No-deal Brexit threatens tripartite agreement, says Peter Jackson

With just over eleven weeks until the UK’s departure from the European Union, the likelihood of a no-deal Brexit continues to increase, something that has...

Racing attendance figures grow by 2% despite difficult start to year

Horseracing has continued to grow in popularity throughout 2019, as recent figures published by the Horserace Betting Levy Board (HBLB) have indicated a two...

BHA cuts 30 fixtures to deliver more ‘competitive and compelling racing’

Publishing its fixture list for 2020, the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has confirmed that it will be cutting 30 race meetings from the calendar...

RMG: expanding UK racing to all corners of the globe

After the Qatar Goodwood Festival received a successful global treatment last week, media rights organisation, Racecourse Media Group (RMG), are hoping that the increased...

Cabinet reshuffle sees Pow take control of horse racing strategy

Rebecca Pow, MP for Taunton Deane, has been given additional responsibilities as part of her role with DCMS after it was confirmed that racing...

‘Conscious Colossus’ and the role of sport in disadvantaged communities

Launching 'Conscious Colossus', betting technology group, Colossus Bets affirmed its commitment to supporting ‘three nominated charities’; Alive and Kicking, the Greyhound Trust and YGAM.  InsiderSport...