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Provisional outline programme for the resumption of racing has been published by the British Horseracing Authority

A provisional outline programme for the resumption of racing has been published by the British Horseracing Authority ahead of what is set to be a crunch weekend in plans for the return of the sport. The BHA unveiled some details of its planned "phased" return to racing, with 13 fixtures to be staged over the first seven days - comprising one card on the opening day followed by two meetings a day for the subsequent six days and tracks categorised by geographical regions of North, Midlands and South. However,

  2 years ago ago
Provisional outline programme for the resumption of racing has been published by the British Horseracing Authority

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Coronavirus and sport: Horse racing's HQ closed amid suspected cases of Covid-19

The British Horseracing Authority's offices at High Holborn are shut and a number of employees are in self-isolation. Fixtures will be run behind closed doors. Horse racing's headquarters are shut amid suspected coronavirus cases among its employees. The British Horseracing Authority closed its base at High Holborn in London after several staff members started showing symptoms of the bug. Those affected are self-isolating and the building is being deep cleaned. The news comes as race meetings will be run b

  2 years ago ago
Coronavirus and sport: Horse racing's HQ closed amid suspected cases of Covid-19