Compass races into the fast lane

Catering giant Compass has clinched a great deal with Jockey Club Racecourses. It will now supply the food and drink at 14 racecourses across the country

Compass already caters at Aintree, Cheltenham, Newmarket and Warwick and will soon cater for race meetings at Carlisle, Epsom Downs, Exeter, Haydock Park, Huntingdon, Kempton Park, Market Rasen, Nottingham, Sandown Park and Wincanton. The deal starts on 1 July. Jockey Club Racecourses holds 350 meetings every year, pulling in over 1.8m punters.