Newmarket - An Equine Extravaganza


26 - 28 September 2018 

The Farmers Club is pleased to be able to offer a Club visit to Newmarket in September. Generally considered to be the birth place and global center of thoroughbred horse racing in the world. A full Programme takes in the very heart of training, racing and associated attractions with horses being at the center. 


Wednesday 26 September 2018  

Registration at the Bedford Lodge Hotel at 8.00am. The coach will then depart to Godolphin for a private tour of Godolphin and the Stud Farm. We will then continue to the National Heritage Centre for some lunch in the Tack Room, followed by a private tour of the Heritage centre and Palace House. There will be some free time to explore Newmarket until 4.30pm, when we will depart Newmarket for the Bedford Lodge Hotel. Dinner at the Bedford Lodge Hotel at 6.45pm.


Thursday 27 September 2018

The coach will depart at 9.15am and you will be taken to a racing yard in Newmarket. Here, the trainer will conduct a tour of the yard, introduce you to the horses and give you an outline of their routines. The coach will then depart to the Rowley Mile Racecourse, where you will be given an exclusive tour of the Racecourse, followed by lunch in the Champions Gallery whilst watching the Race Meeting (Cambridgeshire Meeting). On completion of racing at 6.30pm the coach will depart back to the Bedford Lodge Hotel and there will be a Drinks Reception at 7.30pm, followed by dinner at 8.00pm. (Guest speaker for the evening).


Friday 28 September 2018

The coach will depart at 7.50am with our tour guide to see the Gallops and the horses working out. We will then visit and have a tour of the National Equine Hospital. The coach will then depart to the Jockey Club for a private tour of this most prestigious Club. Following this we will then make our way to the National Stud where on arrival a buffet lunch will be served. Following lunch a tour

of the National Stud will take place before members make their way home.


Tour Cost: £750.00 per person (Sharing a double/twin occupancy room).

Tour cost: £735.00 per person (Single occupancy room)

This includes, accommodation at The Bedford Lodge Hotel a 4* hotel with breakfast, lunches, dinners and all visits per itinerary

This cost is based on a group of 21.  A ballot will be held if the visit is oversubscribed.


All applications should be received by Friday 29 June 2018.


When your place(s) have been confirmed 100% cancellation charge will apply if we cannot resell your places.


Please be advised that photographs will be taken during this trip for The Clubs purposes.