Monday, 20 January 2014

Strictly Worcestershire

On Thursday 22 May, eight couples from top Worcestershire businesses will be taking to the stage at the Chateau Impney, Droitwich to dance for the coveted title of Strictly Worcestershire winners, 2014! The evening promises to be full of glitz and glamour and will be in aid of the Worcestershire Breast Unit Campaign and Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer. It is sure to be THE ‘must be seen at’ event for businesses in the Worcester area.

Worcester Racecourse Business Executive, Laura Gurney (pictured below, right) has put her best foot forward and signed up for the dancing challenge alongside best friend of 7 years, Emma –Louise Vale (pictured, left) of Vales Dance and Theatre Academy. Laura commented: ‘Everybody knows somebody affected by breast cancer and having had some performance experience before joining the Racecourse, as soon as I heard about the event, I wanted to get involved.’

Organiser and Producer of Strictly Worcester, Gerard Smith of leading Worcestershire estate agents, Andrew Grant LLP will be ensuring live event updates are regularly available on social media. This promises to be a spectacular event in May. Further details can be found on and across social media (@Strictlyworcs on Twitter & 'Strictly Worcestershire' on Facebook).

More updateson Laura’s progress as she prepares to represent Worcester Racecourse at this prestigious event will follow soon!

Friday, 10 January 2014

The Year of the Horse

Happy new year to all of you readers! As you may or may not know 2014 is the Chinese Year of the Horse and we plan on celebrating this throughout our fantastic summer jumps season. To kick off the celebrations, only a couple of weeks away from the turn of the Chinese New Year, we are offering the most amazing prize for our social media #yearofthehorse competition.

The competition can be entered on our Twitter page or via our Facebook page. We just want to know what your New Year's Resolutions are, then re-tweet our #yearofthehorse competition message or share our Facebook competition status and that's all you have to do to enter the competition.

THE PRIZE - The winner will receive 2014 annual membership to Worcester Racecourse, worth £220! This includes:
  • County Enclosure admission to all 22 fixtures
  • A cup of tea/coffee at all fixtures
  • Half price entry to Worcestershire County Cricket matches
  • Entry to Hall Green Greyhound Stadium plus a guest on all fixture except Boxing Day
  • A plethora of ARC benefits, including entry to all other 14 courses on most racedays.
The competition closes on Friday 17 January at midday, for all competition information please visit our competition Facebook status, Terms and Conditions apply.