National Racehorse Week kicks off this weekend!

National Racehorse Week kicks off on Saturday 10 September, and you can take part! 180 racing venues – including trainers, studs and aftercare centres are opening their doors to the public across [...]

Nick Alexander & Susan Corbett win the 2022 Lycetts Leadership & Lycetts Team Champions Awards

The National Trainers Federation (NTF) has announced all the winners for the 2022 Lycetts Leadership & Lycetts Team Champions Awards. The awards celebrate the British racehorse training yards [...]

Help improve support services for racing staff

Racing Welfare and Hartpury University are conducting important research into the injuries sustained at work by racing staff, to help improve the support services offered to staff.  If [...]

Living or working in Scotland and want to work in racing?

The Scottish Racing Academy (SRA) will be at Blair Horse Trials from 24th – 28th August with HorseScotland ready to tell you about all their courses, application deadlines and answer all your [...]

British Racing comes together to launch new All In The Race campaign

Today, British racing launches a new campaign – All In The Race – to visibly demonstrate its ambition to continue to improve the diversity and inclusivity of the sport and illustrate how racing [...]

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Catching up with Laura Horsley, winner of the 2022 Toby Balding Award for Training & Development

We’ve caught up with Toby Balding Award winner, Laura Horsley to find out what she’s been up to since winning the training fund… Three days with the British Racing School… [...]

Annual celebration of Racing Staff returns with a ‘thank you’ message at its heart

Racing Staff Week: Saturday 25 June – Friday 1 July 2022. Racing Welfare’s initiative, supported by Betfair, shines a light on the horseracing industry’s estimated 20,000-strong workforce. A [...]

Shortlisted finalists announced for 2022 Lycetts Leadership & Lycetts Team Champions Awards

The National Trainers Federation (NTF) has announced the shortlists for the 2022 Lycetts Leadership Award and the Lycetts Team Champions Award. Once again, the standard of entries was extremely [...]

Balancing parenthood with working in horseracing

Earlier this week, Women in Racing, with support from the Racing Foundation, Kindred Group and their flagship brand Unibet, announced the launch of the ‘Racing Home’ [...]

Racing’s workplaces encouraged to set aside time for #TeaAndTalk in tackling loneliness

Mental Health Foundation’s Mental Health Awareness Week: 09 – 16 May 2022 Racing Welfare leads the horseracing industry’s response to the national Mental Health Awareness initiative which is run [...]