A company set up to bring Newmarket’s unique racing life and heritage to the world has welcomed an additional 10,000 visitors to the town in the last year.
Discover Newmarket is a Community Interest Company (CIC) that exists to promote the town as a whole and is committed to telling the story of the thriving location. providing one-off unique tours for local residents, racing enthusiasts and people new to racing, to go behind the scenes of the industry, discover Newmarket’s history and enjoy its hospitality. The organisation has so far arranged bespoke tours for 10,000 visitors travelling from as far away as Australia, Japan and Florida. Company manager, Lissie Hope, said: “We offer a vast range of unique tours that allow customers to go behind the scenes of our fascinating town. In 2015 we’ve organised over 500 tours to the National Stud, Tattersalls, some of the town’s top training yards and exclusive experiences at Darley’s international headquarter’s, Dalham Hall Stud.” If you’d like to book a tour or to find out more, visit www.discovernewmarket.co.uk or call 0844 748 9200.