Aintree racecourse lies within 10 miles of The Shippon and is easily accessible by both car and public transport.

The dates for the 2018 Grand National are 12th, 13th & 14th April 2018.

Haydock Park Racecourse is only a 20 minute drive away, so racing enthusiasts can enjoy the relaxed rural location of The Shippon and easily attend racedays at Haydock Park. For more information on their 2017/18 raceday calendar please click on the following link http://www.haydock-park.co.uk/index