William Hill


DATE:  12 July 2018

William Hill to open betting facilities on all Scottish Racecourses

Scottish Racing is delighted to announce a partnership with William Hill which sees the bookmaker open betting facilities on racecourses in Scotland.

The on-course betting facilities at Ayr, Kelso, Hamilton Park, Musselburgh and Perth are to be operated by William Hill from Saturday 14th July, in time for Hamilton Park’s evening fixture that day, and is followed by racing at Perth on Sunday 15th and Ayr on Monday 16th.

This agreement between Scottish Racing and William Hill follows on from the long-term sponsorship of the Ayr Gold Cup, the Scottish Sprint Cup at Musselburgh and previous sponsorship of Hamilton Park’s Braveheart Night.

William Hill’s Divisional Director, Steven White, said: “We have a long and proud association with Racing in Scotland, which has gone from strength to strength in recent years. We are very excited about extending our presence to the on-course betting facilities across the country’s racecourses and are confident that this will be a long and successful partnership.”

Scottish Racing Manager, Delly Innes, said: “by partnering with William Hill, Scotland’s largest high-street bookmaker, we’re providing customers at all our racecourses with a complete betting experience.  They can now enjoy the action on the track, whilst also being able to watch and bet on other race meetings and sports.  William Hill’s facilities are well placed to meet all customers’ needs and thrive in the years ahead.”

Notes to Editors:

Scottish Racing promotes and supports the sport of horseracing throughout Scotland and its five racecourses: Ayr, Hamilton Park, Kelso, Musselburgh, Perth.  For further information, please contact Delly Innes on, or telephone 01835 840315 / 07970 229507.

Founded in 1934, William Hill is one of the most trusted brands in the marketplace, attracting millions of customers from around the world.  Employing more than 16,000 people in nine countries, William Hill continually innovates to bring their customers engaging ways to bet and game, whether in betting shops, sports books, online or on their mobile devices.  William Hill is committed to enabling customers to gamble in a positive way, with a range of tools and systems that promote customers’ control.  This is a highly innovative industry and, as one of the largest companies in gambling, William Hill continuously invests in people, product and marketing to bring customers a great experience.  The brand is an 84-year-old favourite that has stood the test of time and still stands for the values espoused by William Hill himself – trust, integrity and customer service.  Contact Details: Rupert Adams 07841011584 or

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