Racecourse hosts festival meeting

Ripon hosts the opening meeting of the 2012 Yorkshire Racing Summer Festival on Saturday, July 21, from 1.55pm.

The Festival – which concludes at Pontefract on Sunday week – aims to showcase all that is best about racing in the county. There’s a special racecard competition each day of the Festival with the overall winner receiving a luxury stay for two at Goldsborough Hall, near Knaresborough.