Epsom Downs Racecourse

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Epsom Downs, KT18 5LQ
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Home of both The Investec Derby and The Investec Oaks, Epsom Downs Racecourse is less than an hour by rail from London Victoria or just over an hour from Waterloo Station. Early June's Investec Derby (arguably the most famous horse race in the world) is the UK's premier thoroughbred horse race for three-year-old colts and fillies, while the Investec Oaks (also raced in early June) is the third of Britain's five Classic races to be held during the season. Located in the North Downs, the elegant Grade I-listed Epsom Racecourse is steeped in history and a popular venue for London's horse racing fans. It's a stylish and striking venue, with the modern Queen's Stand and Duchess's Stand both sights to behold, and the views over the rolling Downs quite something. The track itself is very technical - some say it is perhaps the most unusual and testing flat racing track on the planet, and includes the most famous bend in world racing: Tattenham Corner. For more information please visit www.epsomdowns.co.uk.


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Rose Theatre Kingston
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24-26 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 | 7 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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240 The Broadway, SW19 | 7.8 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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Chessington World of Adventures
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Leatherhead Road, Chessington, Surrey, KT9 | 3.6 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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Sea Life at Chessington World of Adventures & Zoo
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Leatherhead Road, Chessington, Surrey, KT9 | 3.6 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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National Trust: Morden Hall Park
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Don Quijote UK
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2 Stoneleigh Park Road, Epsom, KT19 | 3.3 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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Linguaphone Group
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Liongate Enterprise Park, 80 Morden Road, CR4 | 6.7 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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Parchmore Place, CR7 | 9.1 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
Alma Road, Esher, KT10 | 6.3 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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14-15 Crooked Billet, Wimbledon Common, SW19 | 7.6 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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Hand in Hand
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6 Crooked Billet, Wimbledon Common, SW19 | 7.6 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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Veeno Kingston Upon Thames
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The Griffin Centre, 2 Market Place, KT1 | 7 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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All Bar One Wimbledon
London > Nightlife > Bars
37 Wimbledon Hill Road, SW19 | 7.8 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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Imperial Durbar
London > Nightlife > Bars
14 Trinity Road, SW17 | 9.4 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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Meeting venue hire near Epsom Downs Racecourse

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Hampton Court Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hampton Court Palace, Hampton Court, KT8 | 7.2 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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Southside House
London > Business > Venue Hire
3-4 Woodhayes Rd, Wimbledon Common, SW19 | 7.5 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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Ham House & Gardens
London > Business > Venue Hire
Ham Street, Richmond-upon-Thames, TW10 | 9.4 miles from Epsom Downs Racecourse
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