Folkestone racecourse

Folkestone, founded in 1898, is the only racecourse in Kent and hosts racing under both codes, with meetings every month of the year.

The course is situated in the shadow of the South Downs at Westenhanger, about four miles west of the town and a mile off the M20 at Junction 11.

Address: Folkstone Racecourse, Stone Street, Westenhanger, Kent, CT21 4HX
Tel: 01303 266 407
Admission: Grandstand/Club £13 OAP £9; Picnic Park £5 per car plus £5 pccupant. Accompanied under-16's free (max 2 per adult)
Road: Course is 6m W of town off A20
Rail: Westenhanger station (Service from London Charing Cross) adjoins course
Car park: Free
Flat: Right-hand course of 11f in extent with a run-in of 2 1/2f. Somewhat undulating in nature with easy turns, the effect of the draw is inconclusive.
Jumps: Right-handed course of 11 f. Somewhat undulating in nature with easy turns. There are seven easy fences and five hurdles to a circuit.