Fontwell Park in line for industry award? You bet!

Fontwell Park is a finalist in the Racecourse of the Year category in the Betview Awards, a firm fixture in the industry calendar.

Fontwell Park is a finalist in the Racecourse of the Year category in the Betview Awards, a firm fixture in the industry calendar.

The awards reward and recognise the outstanding achievement, ingenuity, innovation, and sheer hard work happening across the UK and Ireland’s betting and gaming trade.

They celebrate the tradition and excellence of an industry which is thriving in spite of these challenging times.

Fontwell Park has been selected as a finalist in the category which rewards the venue offering the best experience for the betting and racing public.

The editor of Betview, Justin O’Regan, said: “Now in their third year, the Betview Awards are firmly established as the gold standard of the betting and gaming industry in the UK and Republic of Ireland.

“We’ve been delighted by the number of entries this year and are pleased to announce the worthy finalists for these prestigious awards.”

Fontwell Park general manager Phil Bell said: “We’re delighted to have been shortlisted for this prestigious award.

“Last year’s opening of the new 888sport Premier Grandstand took our investment into new facilities to more than £8.5m in the past nine years.

“We now have bars, restaurants and other public facilities that compare favourably with those at any racecourse in the country.

“We’ve also worked hard to improve the fixture list and now have the perfect balance of midweek afternoon meetings ideal for hospitality as well as customer friendly weekend and evening fixtures, which attract large attendances.”