Southwell Racecourse

Arena Racing (Southwell) Ltd
Near Newark
NG25 0TS

Telephone: 01636 814481
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About Southwell Racecourse

Southwell Racecourse is part of Arena Racing Company, which operates 16 racecourses across the UK. It provides racing on both all weather and turf tracks throughout the year. It also caters for other events such as weddings, conferences and meetings. Their web site includes details of horse racing fixtures, racecourse information, hospitality & entertainment, annual badges, sponsorship and a beginners guide to racing.

Highlights of their race calendar include Family Fun Day in July, which provides a great days racing for the adults and entertainment for the kids, Ladies Day in August and Gentleman's Day in December.

Free Bets on Southwell Races

Course Details


The flat action mainly takes place on an all-weather Fibresand track that is left-handed, level and about ten furlongs in circumference. There is a straight five furlongs course that runs from a chute linked to the home straight. They also have occasional turf racing on a course that runs inside the all-weather circuit.

National Hunt:

The turf track is also used for National Hunt races, where there is a run in of 220 yards from the last obstacle.

Going Racing at Southwell


The racecourse is just outside the village of Rolleston in Nottinghamshire. The A1 is the most direct route – if you are coming from the south, exit to pick up the A6065 and then follow the A617.

For Sat Nav use the postcode: NG25 0TS


Local trains run from Nottingham to Rolleston station.