Taunton

Taunton Racecourse is often dominated by the leading, local trainers especially Paul Nicholls who runs many of his good horses here. Being a course with two long straights and two sharp bends, Taunton plays to the strengths of handy types. A country track through and through, the venue is a very popular with the locals and exudes a friendly atmosphere. Taunton Racecourse, Orchard Portman, Somerset TA3 7BL.

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THE 2021 RACE FIXTURES DATES FOR ALL 59 UK RACECOURSES ARE AVAILABLE NOW ON THIS WEBSITE

2020/10/28

The 2021 Fixture List has now been published in part, with the months from January to April confirmed and the majority of the fixtures through the remainder of the year scheduled, but subject to change.

 Click here to view the 2021 Fixture List visit any of the racecourse fixtures pages and the fixtures by date page

BHA PRESS RELEASE - Industry leaders agree recovery plan for British horseracing

2020/08/25

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Racing industry leaders from the BHA, horsemen and racecourses have agreed on the next phase of the response to the COVID crisis. A wide range of work has been continuing since racing was the first major sport to resume on 1st June. But the plan published today puts an added focus on retaining owners and key investors and attracting customers when the public starts to return to racecourses.

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Fixtures at Taunton

Date Course Type
Thu Dec 10 2020 Taunton Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Wed Dec 30 2020 Taunton Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Fri Jan 8 2021 Taunton Afternoon - Jump - Turf
Sat Jan 23 2021 Taunton Afternoon - Jump - Turf
Tue Feb 9 2021 Taunton Afternoon - Jump - Turf
Tue Feb 23 2021 Taunton Afternoon - Jump - Turf
Thu Mar 4 2021 Taunton Afternoon - Jump - Turf
Mon Mar 15 2021 Taunton Afternoon - Jump - Turf
Tue Mar 23 2021 Taunton Afternoon - Jump - Turf
Thu Apr 8 2021 Taunton Afternoon - Jump - Turf
Wed Apr 21 2021 Taunton Evening - Jump - Turf
Wed Oct 27 2021 Taunton Afternoon - Jump - Turf
Thu Nov 11 2021 Taunton Afternoon - Jump - Turf
Thu Nov 25 2021 Taunton Afternoon - Jump - Turf
Thu Dec 9 2021 Taunton Afternoon - Jump - Turf
Thu Dec 30 2021 Taunton Afternoon - Jump - Turf

Taunton Races News

I’m a big deal - 200Mbps Broadband for £20

2020/11/24

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This weekend we are giving people the chance to bag 200Mbps full fibre broadband for just £20 per month fixed for 18 months*

 

RETURN OF RACING WITH SPECTATORS

2020/11/24

On Monday 23rd November the Government announced plans to allow a limited number of spectators back into sporting venues in areas of the UK classified as Tiers 1 and 2 from Wednesday 2nd December.

We are currently looking at the details of these plans, including which tiers the racecourses fall into so that we can follow up on your ticket and hospitality enquiries.

Complete the enquiry form here

British horseracing welcomes return of spectators

2020/11/23

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JOINT STATEMENT ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE BRITISH HORSERACING AUTHORITY (BHA), RACECOURSE ASSOCIATION (RCA) AND THE HORSEMEN’S GROUP (HG)

BHA NEWS - Owner update from racing industry leaders

2020/11/03

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The following statement has been issued on behalf of racing industry leaders

BHABritish horseracing faces severe threat after delay to the public’s return to sporting events

2020/09/25

BHA NEWS FOLLOWING UK GOVERNMENT COVIDE 19 RESTRICTIONS

2020/09/23

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British horseracing faces severe threat after delay to the public’s return to sporting events

The delay to the public’s return to sporting events is a serious blow to the horseracing industry and to the people and communities who depend upon it for their living.

Our sport has worked hard with …

British horseracing faces severe threat after delay to the public’s return to sporting events

2020/09/22

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ISSUED ON BEHALF OF BRITISH HORSERACING'S TRIPARTITE LEADERSHIP BODIES

BHA NEWS - Resumption update: Race programme and planning

2020/08/14

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Race programme and planning September’s Flat race programme has now been published on Racing Admin.

Several early closing races have been included in the schedule, which can be viewed here in …