News Archive

Catch up on past news

Doncaster Raceday a Great Success
Posted
30 Jun 2015
,The Racing Welfare Charity Raceday held at Doncaster Racecourse on 26th June raised over £35,000 for...

Posted
29 Jun 2015
Mr Richard Lingwood was honoured for his dedication to working in the Racing Industry today at Pontefract...

Posted
09 Jun 2015
Racing Welfare was the winner of the Contribution to the Community Award at the Newmarket and District...

Posted
04 Jun 2015
The riders taking part in The Clock Tower Cup stable staff charity race at Doncaster Racecourse, sponsored...

Posted
12 May 2015
Dawn Goodfellow has been appointed the new Chief Executive of Racing Welfare. Currently Chief Executive...

Posted
28 Apr 2015
Retirement after 35 years as Welfare Officer

Posted
27 Apr 2015
Mike Cattermole, John Francome and Martin Lane were amongst the 80 golfers who turned out to support...

Posted
26 Apr 2015
Wow...what a day! A huge congratulations must go to the 14 runners who ran the London Marathon for Racing...

Posted
23 Apr 2015
The fourteen runners representing Racing Welfare, who have been training hard all winter for the London...

Posted
30 Mar 2015
to see the National Stud and the Jockey Club Rooms

8tofollow2015
Posted
25 Mar 2015
Qatar Racing Ltd is once again running its 8 to Follow competition, offering a first prize of £10,000...

Posted
19 Mar 2015
for Racing Welfare

Events 2015 GIF
Posted
13 Mar 2015
Show your support to Racing Welfare by attending an event...

HRH The Princess Royal opens 4 Old Maltongate
Posted
18 Feb 2015
On 17th February, Racing Welfare’s latest accommodation scheme, ‘4 Old Maltongate’, was opened officially...

Posted
10 Feb 2015
The first Newmarket Racing Welfare coffee morning was a great success. 37 retired racing staff from the...

Posted
09 Jan 2015
Thanks to generous EPDS Racing sponsorship

DMcCain Winners
Posted
24 Dec 2014
Donald McCain's Bankhouse Team

Posted
11 Dec 2014
Sarah Hopkins, Racing Welfare's Deputy Head of Welfare, reports on the Lambourn Christmas Lunch for retired...

Posted
08 Dec 2014
Following industry-wide stakeholder survey

Posted
03 Dec 2014
Donkeys, Mince Pies & Santa Claus await.

Posted
06 Nov 2014
With LEJOG cycle challenge

Posted
16 Oct 2014
Silk Sari Racing for Charity on British Champions Day

Posted
12 Oct 2014
2014 Peter O'Sullevan Christmas Cards On Sale

Posted
02 Oct 2014
Drop-In Clinics at The Racing Centre

Racing's Big Jump
Posted
28 Sep 2014
Racing's Big Jump team raise over £9000

Posted
23 Sep 2014
Eleven to skydive in aid of Racing Welfare

Successful Charity Race Newmarket
Posted
19 Aug 2014
Successful Charity Race | Newmarket

Catterick Charity Raceday
Posted
14 Aug 2014
Catterick Charity Raceday in aid of Racing Welfare

Lesley's Tour de France
Posted
28 Jun 2014
Lesley's Tour de France in aid of Racing Welfare

Posted
12 Jun 2014
Recognition for the staff who represent the backbone of British Racing

Posted
02 Jun 2014
Nicky Lyon and Morag Gray, MBE, appointed as new Trustees.

Posted
03 May 2014
,It was announced today at Newmarket Racecourse that the eight-strong Qatar Racing team who ran the Virgin...

Posted
30 Apr 2014
Racing Welfare is pleased to announce that the Charity has secured planning consent on a property and...

Posted
13 Apr 2014
The eight-strong team running under the banner of Qatar Racing all completed the grueling 26.2 mile course...

Qatar Racing complete VMLM

Posted
10 Apr 2014
Racing Welfare’s 2014 Virgin Money London Marathon squad includes Sheikh Fahad Al Thani and his Qatar...

Posted
02 Apr 2014
Over 300 guests enjoyed a hugely successful event hosted by HRH The Princess Royal at the picturesque Sussex course.

£55,000 at Plumpton raceday

Posted
31 Mar 2014
Qatar Racing team brace themselves for 26.2-mile run around the Capital for Racing Welfare

Eight Looking Great

Posted
26 Mar 2014
HRH The Princess Royal, President of Racing Welfare will host a charity lunch for over 300 guests on Monday 31st March at Plumpton Racecourse.

Posted
24 Feb 2014
An Evening in aid of Racing Welfare and The Racing Centre

Posted
21 Feb 2014
One year after her appointment as Chief Executive of Racing Welfare, Lesley Graham is conducting a major...

Posted
24 Jan 2014
On Tuesday 28th January, Taunton racecourse will host the first of this year’s ‘EPDS Racing Welfare’...

Posted
12 Jan 2014
A team including some of the leading names in British racing will run in the 2014 Virgin Money to raise...

Posted
15 Dec 2013
A packed house entered into the Christmas spirit at the annual Racing Welfare Carol Concert, providing a significant boost to funding for the Racing Chaplaincy Project.

Posted
13 Dec 2013
Sports Personality of the Year nominee A P McCoy helps Racing Welfare

Posted
13 Dec 2013
One Direction fans have been ‘tweeting’ their support for Racing Welfare with the chance to win One Direction tickets to the band’s 2014 tour.

Posted
29 Nov 2013
The annual Racing Welfare carol concert in aid of the Chaplaincy Project will be the last fundraising event for the outgoing Reverend Graham Locking.

Posted
25 Nov 2013
Nicky Henderson’s Head lad of 36 years was honored at Cheltenham racecourse on Friday 15th November,...

Posted
01 Oct 2013
Pride of Racing Awards is huge success for Racing Welfare

Posted
16 Sep 2013
The judging panel for Racing Welfare’s Pride of Racing Award has revealed the short-listed candidates...

Posted
19 Aug 2013
The 32nd Newmarket Charity Day was a huge success for Racing Welfare. ,The day which was hosted by Chief...

Posted
11 Jul 2013
Following a perceived over-representation of middle-aged and older men seeking assistance from Racing...

Posted
26 Jun 2013
Nominations for the Fifth Pride of Racing Awards are now open and this is your chance to tell us who,...

Posted
29 Mar 2013
This week sees the launch of Qatar Racing and Pearl Bloodstock's '8 To Follow' competition for 2013,...

Posted
30 Nov 2012
London 2012 Three Day Eventing Gold medallist William Fox Pitt and his head groom Jackie Potts will be...

Posted
28 Nov 2012
The sound most readily associated with Tattersalls is the fall of an auctioneer’s gavel as yet another...

Posted
27 Nov 2012
Racing Welfare is pleased to announce that the Charity has secured the purchase of a property in Malton...