CHESTER Racecourse has announced a price freeze as tickets, badges and annual memberships go on sale ahead of the new season.

Chester Racecourse has announced a prize freeze on all ticket and membership prices, alongside the introduction of a range of new timed discounted offers across multiple fixtures.

Tickets to every meeting in 2020 are available to buy and start at just £10 per person, while children aged 17 and under are eligible to attend every single Chester meeting free of charge, when accompanied by a responsible adult.

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Jockey Frankie Dettori at the Boodles May Festival.

15 meetings run throughout 2020 between Tuesday, May 5, and Saturday, September 26.

The Boodles May Festival kicks off a new season with three consecutive days of the most competitive racing, in which stars of the sport and the highest-profile trainers visit the Roodee.

MBNA Roman Day on Saturday, May 23, is the first of two family-themed fixtures, supported by a programme of supplementary activities out on the Open Course to keep youngsters entertained between races.

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Leading jockey in 2019, Richard Kingscote.

Chief Executive of Chester Race Company, Richard Thomas, said: “2019 was another successful season in which we unveiled an improved race day experience and new facilities to visiting racegoers and horsemen. We have had some fantastic feedback on the Chester offering this year and we will be looking to implement further improvements ahead of May 2020.

“Our commitment to delivering a high-quality, enjoyable race day for our racegoers is paramount and we recognise that price has an important part to play in the decision making to come racing. In freezing our prices for 2020, we are looking to reward the loyalty of our customers, whilst the range of prices and an improved number of offers available across our fixtures and enclosures will ensure that racing at Chester remains accessible and affordable for all.”

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