This is THE Derby, the original, all other Derbys are named after this race meet and the meet itself is named after the then 12th Earl of Derby. This is sometimes known as the ‘Blue Riband of the Turf’ and is considered to be the most prestigious of the five Classic Races (the others being:… Read more »
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This year Epsom Downs Racecourse will be holding the 238th annual horse racing spectacle. Set over two days, Friday 2nd June – Saturday 3rd June 2017, Epsom Derby is recognised by some as the world’s greatest flat race. Ladies day is always the first Friday of June where a multitude of spectator’s flock to the… Read more »
What a year 2012 was for Epsom Races. If we can recall that long ago, The Queen marked the start of her Diamond Jubilee weekend by attending Epsom Racecourse for The Derby. The Chairman of Epsom Downs Racecourse Anthony Cane said of the Queen’s involvement with Epsom Derby “At the end of the day, her… Read more »
The Epsom Derby is nearly here and what better event to entertain at than at the Queen’s first official event of her Diamond Jubilee celebrations? The unforgettable atmosphere at the Epsom Derby Festival will leave a lasting impression on your guests as well as provide plenty of face to face time to develop those key relationships.
Starting this May celebrations will begin across the Commonwealth for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. Not only will these celebrations celebrate 60 years of Her Majesty’s reign, but centuries of British history and tradition. Britain’s across the Commonwealth will be joining together in celebrations ranging from traditional street parties to public ceremonies. – Team Tactics are… Read more »