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May 27, 2016

Austins of Newton Abbot set to bring the glamour to Ladies' Day at Newton Abbot Racecourse

Newton Abbot based department store Austins has partnered with Newton Abbot Racecourse for this season’s fashion show at the racecourse’s glamourous Ladies’ Day fixture on Tuesday 21st June.

Taking place in the VIP Marquee, the fashion show has proved a hit with racegoers over the previous years and is set to wow once again this season. Debuting the latest in both elegant and casual wear, the fashion show from Austins will provide a great opportunity for racegoers to pick their next outfit for a day at the races.

Adding an extra level of glitz to the day, those spending the afternoon in the VIP Marquee will also be treated to a welcome drink on arrival at 2:00pm and a delicious two course summer buffet, with thrilling National Hunt racing from 6:00pm and evening entertainment after the racing action from popular band Cut to the Chase.

Patrick Masterson, Managing Director at Newton Abbot Racecourse, spoke about the new partnership: “We are delighted to have Austins on board for this year’s Ladies’ Day fashion show. As such a central part of Newton Abbot town, it’s fantastic that two local businesses will be working alongside one another to create what should be a great show for racegoers on the day.

“We can’t wait to start working with Austins and we’re already looking forward to getting the plans together for the afternoon.”

David Austin at Austins Department Store, said: “We are thrilled to be working alongside the racecourse to support Ladies’ Day.”

Tickets for the VIP Marquee are available now priced at £75 per ticket or £700 for a table of ten. Tickets for the VIP Marquee can be bought by calling the racecourse office on 01626 353235.

Tickets are also available from the online ticket store for the Paddock Enclosure and the Course Enclosure priced at £18 and £12 respectively. Racing on the day starts at 18:00 with gates opening at 16:00.