18 January 2017. | Public
The thrilling atmosphere of a day at the races and a higher level of customer satisfaction than sport in general has helped racing to record its third largest attendance figure in the past ten years. Click for more
13 January 2017. |
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12 January 2017. | Public
The Racecourse Association, a partner of Racing Together, have completed the third annual community engagement survey of racecourses. The results highlight an impressive increase in the work that our racecourses are doing to support their communities through a variety of partnerships and initiatives. Click for more
The Inside Track - Racing Together
Former RCA chairman Ian Barlow has headed the Racing Together steering group from the outset, and Paul Swain was seconded from the RCA's head office to act as project manager for six months. In addition the Arena Racing Company and the Jockey Club are among the organisations represented in Racing Together.
However, an audit by Business in the Community highlighted a lack of cohesion across this work and drew the conclusion that existing community activity was not seen to be part of business plans or strategies, while it was further agreed that levels of community engagement in British racing should be lifted and become more visible.