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What’s The Story – Restrictions Update 24 January

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25th Jan 2022

  • Capacity restrictions for outdoor events have been removed, therefore racecourses can return to pre-Covid capacity levels.
  • Digital Covid Certificates are no longer required for access to indoor food and beverage facilities.
  • Contact tracing is no longer required (i.e. through the racecourse ticketing system or IHRB App) for attendees.
  • Bookmakers rings may return to pre-Covid capacity levels 
  • In line with Government guidelines and public health measures please note the following:
  • Face coverings are no longer mandatory in the parade ring, however requirements for face coverings will remain in all appropriate settings where currently regulated for.
  • Face coverings will still be required in customer facing roles in premises where food and beverages are sold for consumption on the premises and bookmaker shops.
  • Attendees should continue to follow the current advice for those with symptoms, cases and close contacts.
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