Nottingham Greyhound Stadium, Nottingham

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Nottingham Greyhound Stadium is a greyhound racing track and stadium on the outskirts of Nottingham, England. It was voted ‘Central Region Racecourse of the Year’ by the British Greyhound Racing Board for 1998-1999 and 2001-2002.Races at the course are held on Monday, Friday and Saturday evenings as well as an additional BAGS (Bookmakers’ Afternoon Greyhound Service) meeting on Tuesday mornings. The circumference of the track is 437m.CompetitionsThe stadium holds several competitions annually, the most prestigious of which is the Select Stakes. The Select Stakes Other competitions include: The Futurity Cup – January, 500m, puppy event The Grolsch Grand Prix – April, 680m The Betfred Select Stayers Stakes – July, 730m The Caffreys Puppy Classic – August, 500m, puppy event The National Oaks – September, 500m, bitches only The Autumn Puppy Cup – October, 500m, puppy event The Produce Stakes – October, 500m, British-bred eventThe Betfred Eclipse – November, 500m The Stadium Bookmakers National Sprint – December, 305mOrigins and openingIn 1970 the White City Stadium in Nottingham closed down leaving the city without greyhound racing. However members of the Severn and Trent greyhound clubs had maintained a presence in the council’s thoughts and several year’s later plans for a new track within the Nottingham horse racing course began to surface. The site of the racecourse was west of the village of Colwick and the racecourse had opened way back in 1892.
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  • As always this venue never disappoints, excellent staff with marvellous service of food, drinks and bets (even better when you win), window table preferred but lots of TV to see every race from no mat...  more »
  • We visited on Saturday 27 January to celebrate my Dad’s 60th Birthday! An evening that we were all very much looking forward to (party of 18). Unfortunately the experience was very poor from start to ...  more »
  • Its a good fun place to be. You don't go for fine dinning or silver service. Its good fun food with a great atmosphere. Always good to go with a party of friends, works bash or a charity event. Its ju...  more »
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  • I have been to the Nottingham grey hound stadium a number of times for occasions etc, I go purely for the environment and for that reason only. The food is okay if your easily pleased, lacks flavour if you ask me, as for the old women who first greets you as you walk in the restaurant seems very welcoming however i and a couple of others have noticed that she isn't very nice to the waiting staff at all! Every time I have been I have witnessed this! The service that the restaurant provides is some what good however between each course me and my family felt rushed as if they was trying to get rid of us before the night finished, other than the Above it's a good social event.
  • From Kath in the downstairs bar to front of house to the TOTE ladies they are all lovely ladies who are all up for a laugh, always pleasant and polite and they chose to speak to you which nowadays seems to be too much trouble. The bar staff were great too, nothing was too much trouble. The food was very good and plentiful. The waiting staff were pleasant and polite. From the moment you arrive to when you leave there is no need to leave your table. So great work to the staff especially the er shall I say the ones in their golden years to the bar staff so from me many thanks for a great night out.
  • A good night of entertainment which is very reasonably priced. Good selection of food and drinks available. However, very disappointing that smoking is permitted in most areas making the experience less enjoyable for non- smokers. Hope that this changes so that we can visit again some time soon.
  • Great night out staff great Food reasonable priced
  • It was OK .. not good for stage night as you get told off soon as you walk thought the gate .. they enter you in for best fancy dress. Then tell you to take it off in the venue. ..

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