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Racing to School is delighted to have been approved as a partner of the AmazonSmile website, supported by the AmazonSmile Foundation. This fantastic initiative provides a website (smile.amazon.com) that looks and functions in the exact same…
Pupils from Merrist Wood College listening intently in the company of champion jockey Richard Johnson

Riders’ Programme a hit with Merrist Wood College

On March 9th a group of students from Merrist Wood College enjoyed an eventful day at Sandown Racecourse when they attended one of Racing to School’s Riders’ Programme events. Merrist Wood, situated three miles from Guildford, is a 400-acre,…
Racing to School’s Carrie Ford giving tips to Pony Club members

Charity stages its first learning day at Point-to-Point

Racing to School delivered its first activity at a Point-to-Point meeting on March 11th, when a group of local Pony Club members and parents attended the Flint & Denbigh Hunt meeting at Bangor-on- Dee Racecourse. The Riders’ Programme…
Tilly Wright (left) HR Coordination at Godolphin with John Blake (centre), Chief Executive at Racing to School and Dee Garrelli, Head of Operations at Racing Welfare

Newmarket Academy pupils given tough grilling during interview practice

Learning employability skills is a key part of the Newmarket Academy Godolphin Beacon Project and a collaboration between charities Racing to School and Racing Welfare, supported by Godolphin, facilitated a special activity offering practical…
Racing to School Trustee Clive Wisby (right) in the weighing room at Newcastle Racecourse

New Trustee amazed by potential of Racing to School Programme

Last summer Racing to School appointed Clive Wisby, a Head Teacher with over 20 years’ experience to our board of Trustees. Originally from London, he has lived for the past 15 years in the North East where he is Head Teacher of Caedmon Community…