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Plan your perfect event - hints and tips from the experts

With the summer approaching and the peak events season getting underway, we have put together our top four hints and tips to help those planning an event over the coming months and weeks: 1. List-making We STRONGLY advise that you make a checklist...

An extract from Jockey Club history: fire disaster in 1935

Taken from The Sydney Morning Herald, 22 May 1935: FIRE AT NEWMARKET. Historic Wing Destroyed. May 21. The oldest wing of the Newmarket Jockey Club, with which kings, princes, and famous figures of the turf have been familiar since...

Success at the 2016 Wedding Industry Awards!

 We celebrated a surprise success at the East of England Wedding Industry Awards on Monday 16 November, winning the Best Wedding Venue (town or city) category. The awards evening was hosted at the Granary Estates in Woodditton as part of the Wedding...

Sandown Painting Restoration

'A Panoramic View of Spectators at Sandown Park' has recently undergone a lengthy and detailed refurbishment, courtesy of expert Rosalind Whitehouse. This was painted in London in the 1880's by William Henry Adderley-Sleigh.  The painting...

Legends of The Turf - 9th July 2014

  Newmarket’s Horseracing 'Walk of Fame'   A commemorative walk was hosted in Newmarket this morning, focussing on human and equine 'Legends of The Turf'. Starting from the launch ceremony at The Jockey Club Rooms - perhaps the starting...

June in Newmarket

 It's been a fantastic month here in Newmarket, and it's not about to end now. The Club and Newmarket town are just coming to their peak, with the racing highlight being The Moet and Chandon July Festival 2014. Not only that but we have a series...

Ripley - The July Week Exhibition

  8th July, The Jockey Club Rooms, Newmarket Public opening times: Tuesday 8th July 2014 10:00am to 4:00pm (free entry)    The Fine Art Photographer and artist Ripley is to hold the premier exhibition of his Thoroughbred Racehorse ...

The Pudding Night Launch

The Pudding Night is the latest in our ever-popular series of Open House Events!   Friday 13th June 2014  Whether you have a sweet tooth, appreciate Great British classic desserts or are simply a fan of our Open House Events, we think ...

Wedding Expert # 4!

 In the build up to our Meet The Wedding Expert Event on Sunday 11th May please see below a feature on starring guest James Davidson.   EXPERT #4: JAMES DAVIDSON LEADING WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER JAMES IS AN AWARD-WINNING WEDDING...

Wedding Expert # 3!

In the build up to our Meet The Wedding Expert Event on Sunday 11th May please see below a feature on starring guest    EXPERT #3: CHARLES HOWARD TOP LONDON WEDDING CO-ORDINATOR   CHARLES HAS ORGANISED MORE THAN 600...