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Volunteer today for racing charities!


Charities working across the sport are frequently in need of valuable support from volunteers – on an ongoing basis or just to support a particular event.

Volunteering is a great way to help the causes you support, and can even boost your CV and help you make new friendships.

Volunteer bucket collector

Opportunities to volunteer with racing industry charities will be found through Careers in Racing and the Sport and Recreation Alliance.

A selection of charities that rely on volunteers:

  • Racing Welfare
  • Palace House
  • Racehorse Sanctuary & Rehoming Centre
  • The Racehorse Rescue Centre
  • The British Thoroughbred Rehoming Centre
  • Greatwood
  • and more…

Example roles include administrative or specialist business support, fundraising-specific tasks, or hands-on with horses.

Click the logos below to find volunteering opportunities…

Careers in Racing:

Sport and Recreation Alliance – Join In:

If you are a racing charity looking to recruit volunteers, simply contact lucy@racingtoschool.co.uk for further information on how we can help you.

30 September 2019

Greatest Show Fireworks Extravaganza

Fireworks Extravaganza!

The Royal Windsor Racecourse fireworks return for 2019 with a spectacular circus theme on Saturday 2nd November! Join us for Windsor’s Greatest Show and enjoy our funfair and live circus performers for an evening bursting with family fun!

Prepare to be entertained with extraordinary feats from skilled circus performers. Meanwhile the kids are sure to enjoy the funfair. Of course, you won’t want to miss the grand finale… the incredible fireworks display! Fireworks are provided by the double award winners of the British Fireworks Championship, Fantastic Fireworks. The incredible display will be set to music, making it a mesmerising spectacle.

  • Fun-filled funfair
  • Face painting
  • Circus performers
  • Fun games zone
  • Funny mirrors and photo opportunities
  • Fireworks set to music

Stilt Walkers*

  • 16:30 – 16:50
  • 17:10 – 17:30
  • 17:50 – 18:10
  • FIREWORK DISPLAY
  • 19:00 – 19:20

Stage Acts*

  • 16:30 – 16:40 – Hula Hoop
  • 17:00 – 17:10 – Juggler
  • 17:30 – 17:40 – Fire Tricks
  • 18:00 – 18:10 – Hula Hoop
  • FIREWORK DISPLAY
  • 19:00 – 19:10 – Juggler
  • 19:30 – 19:40 – Fire Tricks

(*Please note that times may be subject to change)

Further information and tickets

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