Latest News

  • Planning Application – New Track in Scotland


    The planning application for the new hard track in Scotland is currently live on the local council website to get feedback. Any positive feedback is appreciated as this is taken into consideration when deciding if the application will be passed. You do not need to be from the local area to comment. The deadline for […]

  • Quarterly Members Meeting


    The next BHRC members meeting is set to be held tonight, Thursday 7th December at 7:0pm via zoom. Any member wishing to attend should contact the office for a code no later than 12 noon today.

  • Handicap System 2024


    The handicap panel has completed it’s annual review of the handicapping system ahead of the 2024 season. Please see attached the updated handicap system document.     - Handicap System 2024 The key changes are as follows: - Place money band increased so a horse can now win up to £200 place money without being penalised. - […]

  • Office Closed Friday 17th December


    The BHRC office will be closed on Friday 17th of November. If you have an urgent matter during this time please contact one of the directors. All emails and correspondence will be picked up on Monday 20th November when the office re-opens.

  • Special Contribution Award Nominations Now Open


    Clubs, Associations and licence holders are invited to nominate individuals that they feel have a special contribution to the sport of harness racing in 2023. If you know someone who went above and beyond then please send their name and a short paragraph detailing why you are nominating them to before the nomination closing date of […]

  • Members Meeting – 7th December 7:30PM


    The next BHRC Members meeting is set to be held on Thursday 7th December at 7:30PM via Zoom. After listening to feedback from members we have extended the application deadline for meeting codes to no later than 12 noon on the day of the meeting. Please contact the office on should you wish to […]

  • 9Nov

    The BHRC are saddened to hear of the news coming out of Tioga Downs today. Our thoughts go to Lee and Kayla Morris as well as everybody affected by this devastating tragedy.

  • Members Meeting – Thursday 7th December via Zoom


    The next BHRC members meeting is set to be held on Thursday 7th of December via zoom. Any agenda items that members wish to be discussed at the meeting to be submitted to the office at – Agenda items will be taken on a first come first service basis and should be submitted no […]

  • Office Closure


    The BHRC office will be closed due to staff holidays from Monday 16th of October and will re open on Monday 30th October. If anyone has any urgent queries during this time please contact a director. Alternatively all emails and messages will be returned as soon as the office re opens.

  • Handicap System Review 2023


    The handicap ping panel will be undertaking the annual review of the handicap system over the winter. If anyone has any comments or suggestions that they would like to be considered during the review of the can please submit these no later than 5pm Tuesday 31st of October. all comments/suggestions can be submitted to the […]

  • Suspended/Warned Off Persons & Suspended Horses


    From the 1st April where persons are suspended (because of breaches of rules, or unpaid debts*), the Directors have made the decision to list them on the website, and to publish names in subsequent editions of The Calendar.   A list of horses suspended, or their offspring because of integrity issues, or due to the […]

  • Happy Birthday Kit Bousfield


    The BHRC would like to wish a very special happy birthday to Kit Bousfield who is 101 today.

  • Office Closure


    The BHRC office will be closed tomorrow due to staff holidays. For any urgent matters please contact one of the directors, all emails will be picked up on Monday.

  • Members Meeting – Thursday 14th September


    Members Meeting Agenda 14th September BHRC Members Meeting Minutes 8th June 2023 Anyone wishing to attend the meeting should notify the office via email no later than Wednesday 13th August at 5pm – the contact email is

  • Haugh Field Schedule – 3rd September


    Haughfield Sunday 3rd of September First Race 2pm Event 1 Jimmy Muirhead Scottish Classic Purse per heat £1450 Final Purse £3000 Entry fee £50 Race over a distance of 1.1/4 miles Event 2 Jimmy Knocker Rennie Handicap Purse per heat £1000 Final Purse £2300 Entry fee £50 Race over a distance of 1.1/4 miles Events […]

  • Cilmery – Sunday 3rd September



  • York Sale Entry Form


    York Sale Entry Form 2023 Sale Date – Saturday 7th October Closing Date for Entries – Sunday 3rd September

  • Builth Wells Sale Entry Form


    ENTRY FORM STANDARDBRED SALE 2023 Sale Date – Monday 23rd October Closing Date for entries – Friday 22nd September

  • Kilnsey Show Schedule


    Kilnsey Show 2023

  • Brough Schedule


    Brough Schedule 2023

  • World Trotting Conference


    Julie Park and Hayley Cassells are currently in Berlin for the World Trotting Conference, this means that the office is operating at a diminished capacity. We will still monitor emails through the week and produce race cards as normal however if you have an urgent matter please contact one of the other directors.

  • Members Meeting Agenda Items


    Can any agenda items that members wish to be discussed at the next members meeting please be submitted to the office via email no later than Monday 21st August at 5pm. Agenda items will be prioritised based on the order they have been recieved. All emails can be sent via –

  • York Cancellation – 5th August


    Unfortunately due to heavy rain and flooding York have had to cancel their meeting on the 5th of August. The fixture will be re-scheduled for another date.

  • Ivington 13th August Schedule



  • Boughrood 20th August Race Schedule


    Boughrood Race Schedule 2023   Entries Now Open via BHRC Online Entry System

  • York Qualifiers


    Entries for York qualifiers are open on the BHRC Online entry system and will remain open until midnight tonight, Monday 31st July.

  • Lampeter


    Schedule 2023

  • Ivington Cancellation


    Unfortunately due to a lack of entries the meeting at Ivington on 30th of July has been cancelled.

  • Summer Calendar


    The latest version of the Calendar is now available to read on the website – it can be found under ‘THE SPORT’ tab, and then BHRC Magazine.  Julie has already started collecting articles for the Sept edition, please forward anything you would like included to the office and it will be forwarded on.  Julie will […]

  • Ivington 30th July Schedule



  • Appleby 23rd July Schedule



  • Office Closure


    The BHRC office will be closed for phone calls today, Wednesday 12th July. If the matter is urgent please either email or contact a director.

  • Wolsingham Charity Meeting


    Race Schedule Wolsingham Charity Meeting 2023. Subject to approval from TrotBritain the Committee are hoping to add to the schedule 2 trotting races. Please make entries through TrotBritain

  • Ivington 16th July Schedule



  • Tregaron List of Entries 8th & 9th July


    TTC Official List of Entries July 2023

  • Appleby New Fair


    The BHRC would like to assure licence holder that the meeting set to be held on Sunday at Appleby is both affiliated and insured.    

  • Office Closure


    The BHRC office will be close from 2pm today 30th June and also all day on Friday 7th July.

  • Talsarn


    As licence holders are aware, unfortunately WWHRA have had to change the location of Talsarn races from one field to another on the same farm. Following a track inspection racing will go ahead on Sunday.

  • Tregaron Schedule & Dragon Elligibles


    Schedule TTC Rasys Gorffennaf 2023 Junior Welsh Dragon Eligibles 2yo – 2023 Little Welsh Dragon Eligibles 3yo – 2023