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News & Announcements

Wolverhampton 19th December 2014
Bookmakers will be betting OUTSIDE at todays meeting. more
Towcester Boxing Day
The Silver Ring will be closed for this fixture. more
Cheltenham 1st January 2015-Bottom Rail
Bookmakers opting to bet from bottom rail at Cheltenham on New Years Day are reminded that... more
Cheltenham 1st January 2015- Lower Tattersalls
 Lower Tatts Positions -Cheltenham 1st January 2014  The 10 positions adjacent to the paddock will continue to be... more
Changes to Special Conditions E
Following discussions with bookmakers and the Tattersalls Committee, from 1 January 2015 there will be a change to Special Conditions E of Racecourse Terms and... more
Wincanton-26th December 2014 Pitch In Times
Pitch in times for Wincanton on 26th December will be 90 Minutes for all areas.For further information or clarification... more
Chepstow 27th December- Pitch In Times
Pitch in times for Chepstow on 27th December will be 90 Minutes for all areas.For further information or clarification contactAndy Collins on... more
Exeter 1st January 2015-Pitch In Times
Pitch in times for Exeter on 1st January 2015 will be 90 Minutes for all areas.For further information or clarification contactAndy Collins... more
Cheltenham 1st january 2015 - Pitch In Times
The pitch in times for Cheltenham on 1st January 2015 are:Rails               90 minutesTattersalls       90 minutesLower Tatts    90 minutesBest Mate        1... more
Wolverhampton New Pitch in Time From 1st January 2015
The new pitch in time will be 1 hour before racing at all Wolverhampton meetings ... more
Contracts of Employment
In order to assist bookmakers with their arrangements for employing Schedule Y staff, the FRB (in conjunction with personnel specialists) has developed a downloadable template... more
HMRC Guidance
Following delivery of the 2015 registration forms, we have received a number of queries regarding the HMRC Betting Duty reference number.  In order to assist... more
Chepstow Welsh National Meeting
Chepstow racecourse have requested 2 bookmakers to service the two hospitality Marquee's at the Welsh National MeetingPremier Plus Marquee 1 - 200 people (private hospitality... more
Plumpton Bookmakers Open Meeting-12th January 2015
There will be an open bookmaker meeting at 11.30am prior to racing on 12th January. Amongst items to be discussed is the proposed redesign... more
Bangor on Dee 6th January 2015
Bangor on Dee will be operating as one enclose for the above fixture. It will cost £15 to access all enclosures of the... more
Boxing Day - Wincanton
Bookmakers in Tattersalls and on the Rails are advised that Boxing Day badges at Wincanton should be purchased at... more
Uttoxeter Course Enclosure 19th December 2014
The centre course will be closed for this meeting. more
Christmas Office Hours 2014
24th December - CLOSED25th December - CLOSED26th December - CLOSED29th December - Open 8.30am - 4pm30th December - Open 8.30am - 4pm31st December... more
Message from Chepstow Racecourse
Following the discussion at the bookmaker’s meeting on Thursday 20th November there will be a customer service trial of a New Betting Area on the... more
HMRC Changes
Bookmakers will be aware that the new Point of Consumption Tax was introduced on 1st December 2014.  This has led to certain changes... more
Towcester Racecourse Networking Policy
From 1 December 2014, Towcester racecourse has implemented the policy currently in place at every other British racecourse regarding networking (linking) of positions. This policy... more
Warwick New Area 31st December 2014
The new area at Warwick will be open on the 31st December 2014. more
Sedgefield-Boxing Day Admission Prices
Admission prices for Sedgefield on Boxing Day are: Grandstand & Paddock £20 (on the day) £18... more
FRB Newsletter - SIS/TTV Payments Distribution (52nd Levy period)
All bookmakers are asked to read the FRB newsletter available in 'document downloads' regarding the distribution of income obtained from SIS and TTV. more
Underage Gambling Test Purchasing
The FRB has retained Serve Legal to carry out underage test purchasing on a random basis between now and February 2015.  Bookmakers are reminded that... more
Bookmakers' On-Course Licence Obligations: Message from the RCA
Bookmakers are aware that their occupation of an on-course betting position is governed by the Terms of the Licence with the racecourse.Clause 4.4 of that... more
Warwick Racecourse
The Bookmakers car park has returned to where it originally used to be in the Owners & Trainers car park. You must now use this... more
Wolverhampton Bookmakers
Bookmakers will bet inside Monday to Thursday at Wolverhampton... more
Badge Fees To Be Held At 2013 Levels
The AGT board is pleased to announce that thanks to ongoing efficiencies and our continuing commitment to driving down costs, the increase in daily betting... more
Notice From The RCA Regarding Networking of Positions
Please see below and in document downloads a notice from the RCA concerning networking of positions.Networking Positions at British RacecoursesFrom 1... more
Windsor Silver Ring Closure
The Windsor Silver Ring will be closed for the rest of 2014.For further information or clarification contactAndrew Boardley on 07887 534828  more
Nameplates/Headboards
We have received numerous recent complaints about bookmakers who have removed their nameplate/headboard as the last race is running, making it difficult for customers to... more
Jockey Club Racecourses – Outcome of Consultation on Networking Policy
In January 2014 a joint announcement was made by JCR... more
Entry Guidelines for Ascot Bookmakers 2014
Entry Guidelines for a Bookmaker wishing to... more
Transfers Not For Value
For any transfers of List Positions where no consideration has been paid - for instance, a transfer by will or following bankruptcy or... more
Epsom Grandstand Fees 2014 (including Lonsdale & Upper Tattenham)
This document can be found in 'Document Downloads'. more
Important Message for All Rails Bookmakers
Joint Statement from the Rails Bookmakers’ Association and the Racecourse Association dated 27 February 2014.Most if not all bookmakers who bet on the... more
Notice for Sedgefield Bookmakers
Please note centre course will have limited services on some dates.It will remain open and no reduction of entry... more