A new intake of silks thanks to Racing to School’s supporters

Supporting a charity can take many forms – a cash donation, volunteering your time or even just helping to spread the word. As racing’s smallest charity, Racing to School is reliant upon, and grateful for all the goodwill received from across…

Moulding young minds through sculpture

The beauty and elegance of the equine athlete has long been a subject of great artistic attention. From the 16,000-year-old Lascaux cave paintings, through to masters such as Da Vinci, Degas and Kandinsky, horses have always been at the forefront…

Racing to School’s Work Programme supports over 1,800 pupils

A recently published independent evaluation of a year-long pilot of the charity’s Work Programme has endorsed the value of the scheme, which supported over 1,800 young people. The purpose of the new Work Programme that started in October…
ITV’s Ed Chamberlain getting some presenting tips from Hellsby Hillside pupils at Chester in May

Racing to School in 2018 – Looking to the future

Racing to School has been running education programmes with the support of the horseracing industry for 17 years. In 2018, we aim to reach even more young people by increasing the number of our beneficiaries to 14,000. With the help of our donors…
Pupils from University Academy Warrington enjoying a Racing to School day at Haydock Park Racecourse in December

Happy Christmas from Racing to School

We are so pleased to be able to share with you news of a record year here at Racing to School. Over 13,000 young people from around 180 schools nationwide have participated in our programmes – the majority of whom were meeting racing for the…

Honoured to be supported by HWPA at Awards ceremony

Racing to School was privileged to be the chosen charity of the 51st annual Horserace Writers and Photographers Association awards lunch on December 4th at the Royal Lancaster Hotel, London. As always, it was a jovial occasion, celebrating a…