Thirsk Racecourse


Thirsk Racecourse, Station Road, Thirsk, North Yorkshire, YO7 1QL
+44 (0)1845 522276

What evening meal do you provide for Racing Staff?

Variety of hot and cold choices available in onsite canteen (subject to demand); hostel situated in town with wide variety of food options available there in.

What type of food does the Racing Staff Canteen offer?

Hot and cold home cooked meals; Salads, Jackets, Cooked Breakfasts, Roast of the Day, Deserts, hot and cold Sandwiches, homemade Cakes.

Is food available all day?


Is there anything else you’d like to let Racing Staff know about the food and refreshments?

A warm welcome from Vicky and Wendy awaits our guests; they work at several hostels in Yorkshire and really try their best for the racing staff.

Where is the staff accommodation located on the racecourse?

At the east end of the racecourse site, in a dedicated building called Halliday's Lodge, a short walk from the Stable Yard.

How many rooms does the racecourse provide?



All en-suite.








Do you have facilities for staff to change and wash in if not staying?



For courses staging multi-day fixtures, what time can staff check in?

Upon arrival.

To suit.

All ground floor accommodation, in a peaceful location.

A popular hostel - please make sure your Yard books you in the day before racing as we can fill up.

A minimum £50 for every race.


Each case considered on individual merits and must be applied for through the Employing Yard at least 24 hours before raceday.