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Beginner’s Badminton Course for Women – Starts 10th May

Thu 21 Apr '16, 08:24
By Mandy Cochrane
Beginner’s Badminton Course for Women – Starts 10th May

In It Together is a three-year South Somerset project aiming to help women and girls aged 14+ increase their participation in sport. The project’s newest initiative is an eight-week beginner’s badminton course.

Wincanton Tennis Club Open Day

Wed 13 Apr '16, 16:52
By Russell Field
Wincanton Tennis Club Open Day

Four newly-surfaced courts at Wincanton Tennis Club were officially opened on Saturday 9th April by Howard Ellard, the Mayor of Wincanton as part of the club’s Annual Open Day, during which the community was invited to come experience its facilities.

Register For Free Racing at Wincanton Racecourse

Mon 29 Feb '16, 12:01
By Hannah Walker
Register For Free Racing at Wincanton Racecourse

On Thursday, 10th March Wincanton Racecourse once again stages its free admissions race day to all those that pre-register. You’ll also have the opportunity to win Bathwick Tyres vouchers that will be randomly drawn throughout the day.

Somerset’s Ultimate Christmas Experience - Wincanton Races on Boxing Day

Thu 24 Dec '15, 01:52
By Hannah Walker
Somerset’s Ultimate Christmas Experience - Wincanton Races on Boxing Day

Racing at Wincanton on Boxing Day (Saturday, December 26th) is the highlight of Somerset’s social and sporting calendar, and with a surge in advance booking, Wincanton Racecourse is definitely the place to be over Christmas.

Christmas Party Day at Wincanton Racecourse

Tue 1 Dec '15, 12:34
By Katherine Dalgety
Christmas Party Day at Wincanton Racecourse

On Thursday 3rd December Wincanton Racecourse hosts its Christmas Party Day, the perfect opportunity to celebrate the festive season with a day at the races. Choral music will greet and entertain you as you shop at over 20 trade stands.

The Honbu’s Seventh Birthday Celebrations Are a Big Hit

Fri 16 Oct '15, 20:25
By Paul Hacker
The Honbu’s Seventh Birthday Celebrations Are a Big Hit

The Honbu, Wincanton Karate Club’s full-time training centre, recently celebrated its 7th birthday and received four new RDX kick bags, courtesy of Steve Lafferty from ALS Technologies.

Wincanton Racecourse to Host First Ever Side-Saddle Charity Flat Race

Fri 2 Oct '15, 15:01
By Hannah Walker
Wincanton Racecourse to Host First Ever Side-Saddle Charity Flat Race

On Sunday 25th October Wincanton will stage the first ever side-saddle charity flat race on a British racecourse in celebration of the Somerset track’s two season association with the Southern Spinal Injuries Trust.

The Fine Food Company Sponsors Yeovil Town Ladies Under 14s

Fri 18 Sep '15, 17:53
By Lorna Allen
The Fine Food Company Sponsors Yeovil Town Ladies Under 14s

The Fine Food Company in Wincanton is pleased to announce that they are sponsoring the Yeovil Town Football Club Ladies Under 14s football team. They feature on the back of the team’s half zip training and match day jumpers.

Horsington Open Tees Off for Another Year

Thu 17 Sep '15, 08:11
By Richard Gaunt
Horsington Open Tees Off for Another Year

Horsington Open Charity Golf competition is now in its third year. Open to all comers, it takes place on Friday October 23rd at Henstridge Golf Club. Enter at the Half Moon, Horsington, or the White Horse, South Cheriton.

Hopkins Scores Main Sponsor Deal for Wincanton Town Football Club

Wed 6 May '15, 11:44
By Laura Cornick
Hopkins Scores Main Sponsor Deal for Wincanton Town Football Club

Not only is it a great excuse for some of our old boys, whose sporting days are over, to get involved with the club, but as a local, family-owned and run business, it is really important to all of the team here at Hopkins to support our local community.

Racecourse Announces Two-Season Association with Southern Spinal Injuries Trust

Fri 17 Apr '15, 15:44
By Hannah Walker
Racecourse Announces Two-Season Association with Southern Spinal Injuries Trust

Wincanton Racecourse has revealed their new regional charity initiative that sees a two-season association with Southern Spinal Injuries Trust (SSIT).

The Fine Food Company sponsors Wincanton Town Football Club

Mon 16 Mar '15, 10:51
By Lorna Allen
The Fine Food Company sponsors Wincanton Town Football Club

The Fine Food Company in Wincanton, whose Managing Director is an avid football fan, is pleased to announce that they are once again sponsoring the Wincanton Town Football Club away kit.

1000 Techniques for Evie

Thu 12 Mar '15, 18:22
By Paul Hacker
1000 Techniques for Evie

Karate students from The Honbu in Wincanton are preparing to raise money for The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity on Sunday 22nd March by performing 1000 Techniques each.

Five-Star Panel for Wincanton’s Cheltenham Festival Preview

Thu 26 Feb '15, 18:13
By Hannah Walker
Five-Star Panel for Wincanton’s Cheltenham Festival Preview

With final preparations for the iconic Cheltenham Festival (March 10th – 13th) upon us, race-goers can gain first hand insight into an array of Cheltenham Festival contenders at the Wincanton Festival Preview Luncheon on Thursday, March 5th.

New Year, New Kits For Wincanton Town FC Youth

Thu 29 Jan '15, 10:07
By Sean Chapman
New Year, New Kits For Wincanton Town FC Youth

Wincanton Town FC (Youth Section) has started 2015 with five of our teams having new kits, which have been kindly donated by local businesses.

A Family of Karate Experts

Mon 15 Dec '14, 12:05
By Paul Hacker
A Family of Karate Experts

Emma Gawler of The Honbu in Wincanton recently passed her 3rd Dan Karate Black Belt to join her brother, James and Father, Pat in becoming the first family to gain expert level in Washinkai Karate.

Boxing Day Racing at Wincanton

Sun 14 Dec '14, 15:07
By Hannah Walker
Boxing Day Racing at Wincanton

Racing on Boxing Day at Wincanton Racecourse is one of the most popular social events in the Somerset calendar. Book your own tickets early, as this year promises to be a sell out.

New Chairman for Wincanton Racecourse

Tue 9 Dec '14, 15:13
By Hannah Walker
New Chairman for Wincanton Racecourse

The Jockey Club has announced the appointment of Jo Hepburn as Chairman of its Wincanton Racecourse with effect from 1st January 2015. Also announced is the appointment of Geoff Derham to Wincanton’s racecourse committee from the same date.

Beginners Running Group at Wincanton Sports Ground

Thu 23 Oct '14, 15:53
By Jade Hansford
Beginners Running Group at Wincanton Sports Ground

Do you want to start running, but don’t want to do it alone? Wincanton Sports Ground is starting a beginners running group using our 3-2-1km route. Participants can walk, jog or run the route, doing what make them feels comfortable.

Under Starter’s Orders! Wincanton’s 2015 Racing Season Starts Soon!

Wed 15 Oct '14, 21:33
By Hannah Walker
Under Starter’s Orders! Wincanton’s 2015 Racing Season Starts Soon!

To celebrate the return of racing to Wincanton on Thursday 16th October after its annual four-month break, race-goers will be treated to a parade of racehorses, featuring some of the West Country’s finest stars.

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