Chelmsford City Racecourse

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At Chelmsford City Racecourse we can offer an incredibly flexible space – catering for numbers from 50-1000 in our grand stand and plenty of outside space for team building, concerts and bespoke events.

We are located in the centre of the county, surrounded by picturesque countryside, the 150+ acre racecourse site has excellent transport links via the A131, A120 and M11. Car parking at the racecourse is free.

With a top class chef and service, a brand new building, Chelmsford City Racecourse is an ideal venue for your events.


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  • Smoking allowed



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    Located off the A131 between Chelmsford and Braintree, by Great Leighs village.  

    Public Transport Directions

    The nearest railway station is Braintree Freeport, which is 7 miles away.

    Chelmsford City Racecourse Corporate

    Type:Conference Centre

    Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 1QP

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