Blues’ Cheltenham Festival Preview tickets now on sale

Join us at St. Andrew’s Trillion Trophy Stadium on Wednesday 6 March for an evening previewing the 2019 Cheltenham Festival.

The evening will be hosted by TV presenter Derek ‘Tommo’ Thompson and features a panel of leading experts including Gold Cup-winning trainer, Kim Bailey; leading jockey, Brian Hughes; Irish racing expert, Richard Pugh; and top trainer, Ian Williams.

The panel will be pouring over the festival talking points and giving you the inside track on the ones to watch at this year’s meet.

Tickets are priced at just £20 (+VAT) and include a Balti curry and a bottle of Heineken. Additionally, our partners 888sport will put on special offers throughout the evening, including a £20 free bet to everyone who attends.

Meet the panel:

Derek Thompson

Fan favourite ‘Tommo’ has been a regular on our screens for more than 40 years, bringing his racing insight to both TV and radio presenting.

Kim Bailey

Kim has been training racehorses since 1979 and is one of only a handful to have won the Grand National, the Gold Cup and the Champion Hurdle.

Brian Hughes

With a century of wins under his belt and last year’s Grade One champion at Cheltenham on Waiting Patiently, Hughes is one of the most exciting jockeys in the UK.

Richard Pugh

An expert in Irish racing and the Founder and Director of Irish Point-to-Point services. Pugh is a regular commentator at Point-to-Points throughout Ireland.

Ian Williams

Ian has trained horses for many years from the famous Dominion Racing Stables at Alvechurch in the Midlands. He is a renowned trainer with over 90 horses in training and has saddled a winner at every racecourse in the UK.


Book your ticket:

Tickets to this event are priced at just £20 (+VAT). Book your ticket by calling 0121 772 0101 or email