Meet the Team

The team here at Thirsk Racecourse are always happy to help you with any questions or queries you may have, so we can help you make the most of your day out at Thirsk Races.

Please find our contact details below.

James Sanderson - Manager and Clerk of the Course

Telephone: 01845 522276

Mobile: 07850 058019


James S Mug Shot

Diane Pickersgill - Racecourse Office Manager

For all general enquiries, tickets and package bookings, please contact Diane on:

Telephone: 01845 522276


Diane Pickersgill

Sales and Marketing Department

For all Private Hospitality, Sponsorship and Marketing queries, please contact the racecourse office on:

Telephone: 01845 522276


Kim Beaumont - Accounts Manager

For all finance and account queries, please contact Kim on:

Telephone: 01845 522276


NB: Kim is in the office Monday, Wednesday, Friday and on racedays.

Kim Beaumont

Steve Kelsey - Head Groundsman

Head Groundsman Steve can be contacted on mobile: 07801 685611

Steve Kelsey

Lola - Racecourse Dog

Lola can be found walking the course and assessing the ground conditions, whilst rounding up all the lost tennis balls from the courts.

Lola Racecourse Dog