Guide To The Countryside Raceday


21 November 2018

Join us on Countryside Raceday for an exciting afternoon of National Hunt racing, as well as getting in some early Christmas shopping in the shopping pavilion and taking in various country animal displays.

Gates open at 10.35am, with a seven-race card taking place between 12.35pm and 3.40pm. Wander into the shopping pavilion throughout the day and explore 15 local suppliers that will have plenty of options to get your Christmas shopping off to a flying start.

Also during the Countryside Raceday will be a number of live demonstrations from training of racehorses to bushcraft and duck herding. Scroll down for a guide to the day.


10.35am – Gates open

Christmas Shopping Pavilion 

Really Rural Bushcraft 

Midlands Fly Fishing Have a Go! 

Vintage Tractors and Vehicles 

11.30am – Herefordshire RDA demonstration 

11.45am – Jump Jockey Welly Wanging 

12noon – Retraining of Racehorses demonstration 

12.15pm – Wye Valley Retrieving Gun dog display 

12.35pm – RACE 1

12.45pm – Meirion Owen’s ‘Quack Pack’ 

1.05pm – RACE 2

1.15pm – Wye Valley Retrieving Gun dog display 

1.35pm – RACE 3

1.45pm – Meirion Owen’s ‘Quack Pack’

2.05pm – RACE 4

2.15pm – Ross Harriers Hunt Hound Parade 

2.35pm – RACE 5

3.05pm – RACE 6

3.40pm – RACE 7


All of these amazing stalls can be found in the shopping village throughout the day:

Addington Card Sales

CJ Jewellery

Country Styles Clothing

Hannah the Mad Hatter

Manor Farm Gifts

Rags and Roses Vintage


Maes Oak Gentlemans Country Clothing

The Pie Sty

Jan Jay Design

J&T Plumes

Mariana Pavlova Glass

Sock Solutions

Annabel Wakley Clothing

Injured Jockeys Fund

Countrystore Whitestone


Tickets are available from only £16 in advance here, or £18 on the gate.

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