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This is the showpiece event of the National Hunt season - the Cheltenham Festival featuring the finest jumps horses in Britain and Ireland.

When is it?

The Festival will take place over four days from Tuesday March 12 1.30pm to Friday March 15.

What TV channel is it on?

All the main races will be shown live on ITV1 and if you want to watch every single race then Racing TV which we have.

Champion Day - Tuesday, March 12

  • 1.30pm Sky Bet Supreme Novices' Hurdle (Grade 1) 2m 87y £125,000

  • 2.10pm Racing Post Arkle Novices' Chase (Grade1) 1m 7f 199y £175,000

  • 2.50pm Ultima Handicap Steeple Chase (Grade 3) 3m 1f £110,000

  • 3.30pm Unibet Champion Hurdle (Grade 1) 2m 87y £450,000

  • 4.10pm OLBG Mares' Hurdle (Grade 1) 2m 3f 200y £120,000

  • 4.50pm National Hunt Chase (Amateur Riders' Novices' Chase) (Grade 2) 3m 7f 147y £125,000

  • 5.30pm Close Brothers Novices' Handicap Chase (Listed) 2m 4f 44y £70,000

Ladies Day - Wednesday, March 13

  • 1.30pm Ballymore Novices' Hurdle (Grade 1) 2m 5f £125,000

  • 2.10pm RSA Insurance Novices' Chase (Grade 1) 3m 80y £175,000

  • 2.50pm Coral Cup Handicap Hurdle (Grade 3) 2m 5f £100,000

  • 3.30pm Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase (Grade 1) 1m 7f 99y £400,000

  • 4.10pm Glenfarclas Cross Country Chase 3m 6f 37y £65,000 

  • 4.50pm Boodles Juvenile Handicap Hurdle (Grade 3) 2m 87y £80,000

  • 5.30pm Weatherbys Champion Bumper (Grade 1) 2m 87y £75,000

St Patrick's Thursday - Thursday, March 14

  • 1.30pm JLT Novices' Chase (Grade 1) 2m 3f 166y £150,000

  • 2.10pm Pertemps Network Final (Handicap Hurdle) (Grade 3) 2m 7f 213y £100,000

  • 2.50pm Ryanair Chase (Grade 1) 2m 4f 127y £350,000

  • 3.30pm Sun Racing Stayers Hurdle (Grade 1) 2m 7f 213y £325,000

  • 4.10pm Brown Advisory & Merriebelle Stable Plate (Handicap Chase) (Grade 3) 2m 4f 166y £110,000

  • 4.50pm Dawn Run Mares' Novices' Hurdle (Grade 2) 2m 179y £90,000

  • 5.30pm Fulke Walwyn Kim Muir Amateur Riders' Handicap Chase 3m 2f £70,000

Gold Cup Day - Friday, March 15

  • 1.30pm JCB Triumph Hurdle (Grade 1) 2m 179y £125,000

  • 2.10pm Randox Health County Handicap Hurdle (Grade 3) 2m 179y £100,000

  • 2.50pm Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (Grade 1) 2m 7f 213y £125,000

  • 3.30pm Magners Cheltenham Gold Cup (Grade 1) 3m 2f 70y £625,000

  • 4.10pm St James's Place Foxhunter Chase 3m 2f 70y £45,000

  • 4.50pm Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys' Handicap Hurdle (0-145) 2m 4f 56y £70,000

  • 5.30pm Johnny Henderson Grand Annual Handicap Chase (Grade 3) 2m 62y £110,000

New Stokers Halt, Holywood

This is incredibly exciting, We’ve got the perfect location. Holywood is changing and we want to be part of that, this is a wonderful opportunity for the STOKERS HALT.” 

The new Front development as a whole will include, offices, shops, restaurants and somewhere in the mix a NEW STOKERS HALT. 

We will continue to serve you all with pride until our new home is ready. Mo, Michael and the team will be here to create lots of fantastic occasions, until then, cheers ! #shouldertoshoulder #stokershalt #holywood


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