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Ladies Day at Chester Races

Arrive in style on the luxurious Northern Belle vintage train. The glamour, thrill and excitement begins the second the train glides into the platform. Liveried stewards await with a red carpet welcome and show you to your plush armchair seats. Intricate marquetry, hand sewn fabrics and mosaic floors make this beautiful train a moving piece of art.

Enjoy a Bellini Brunch, study the form and enjoy the views from your picture window as we journey to Chester, a walled city nestled on the banks of the River Dee. On arrival coaches await for the short journey to the race track for an afternoon of high drama and sporting prowess.

After an action packed day rejoin the majestic Northern Belle for a very special journey home. A delicious seven course meal paired with specially selected wine awaits. With champagne in hand, sit back, relax and raise a glass to a very memorable day at the races.

Chester Ladies Day

Chester Racecourse is the oldest in the country. It was granted a Royal charter in 1539 when the Lord Mayor Mr Henry Gee convinced the King to grant him to permission run a race meeting; hence the phase” a day at the Gee Gee’s.”The Boodles May Festival marks the start of the racing season in Chester; the Ormonde and Dee Stakes are the feature races of the day. A thrilling schedule of flat racing, electric atmosphere and eye-catching fashion makes this a not to be missed event. A fabulous and fun filled day is a dead cert!

Winning Post Enclosure

Your package includes entry to the premium enclosure; situated adjacent to the winning post this is at the heart of all the action. This adult only enclosure is partially covered with informal seating. A truly wonderful spot to enjoy the day of festivities.

Dress Code: Smart

Your special day includes:

  • Round-trip travel aboard the Northern Belle luxury train
  • Welcome drink; a sparkling Bellini cocktail
  • Delicious three-course brunch on the outward journey
  • Morning tea and coffee
  • Coach transfers
  • Admission into Winning Post enclosure
  • Onboard Tipster
  • Champagne reception in the evening
  • Sumptuous seven-course dinner: British seasonal table d’hôte menu including Great British cheese board, biscuits and chutneys
  • A bottle of wine per couple
  • Coffee, tea and petit fours

Please note that should the racing be delayed the return train times cannot be amended.

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Departing Thursday 10th May 2018

  From Outward Return Price
London Euston Station Dep. 6:45
Arr. 12:00
Dep. 18:45
Arr. 22:35
Watford Junction Station Dep. 7:30
Arr. 12:00
Dep. 18:45
Arr. 22:05
Birmingham International Dep. 9:20
Arr. 12:00
Dep. 18:45
Arr. 20:30

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