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Musselburgh Racecourse's Supporting Your Services Raceday

Musselburgh Racecourse is holding a Supporting Your Services raceday on Sunday 30th September 2018.

The racecourse is offering discounted rates for all serving military personnel.

The day will include a Massed Pipe Band, interactive displays from the Armed Forces and free children's entertainment for a variety of ages

The race is the penultimate meet of the flat season and gates will open at 12:00 with the race at 17:15.

Miles Briggs, Scottish Conservative Lothian MSP and convener of the cross party group on Scottish horse racing, said:

“The Supporting Your Services raceday is an excellent idea to give recognition to the service men and women who keep our country safe.

“The day will be lots of fun and a great day out for all ages at Musselburgh racecourse.

“I encourage all Armed Forces, as well as members of the public, to come along and enjoy a day’s horse racing in Musselburgh.”

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Notes to Editors

*Please see below motion tabled today by Miles Briggs MSP.

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Motion Number: S5M-13697
Lodged By: Miles Briggs
Date Lodged: 31/08/2018

Title: Musselburgh Racecourse's Supporting Your Services Raceday

Motion Text:

That the Parliament welcomes Musselburgh Racecourse holding a Supporting Your Services raceday on 30 September 2018; notes that the racecourse is offering discounted rates for all serving military personnel for an afternoon of fun, including a Massed Pipe Band, interactive displays from the Armed Forces and free children's entertainment for a variety of ages, and wishes all involved in the day every success in recognising Scotland’s Armed Forces in this way.

Miles Briggs