The Official Point-to-Point Website for the Wessex Area

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The Wessex PPSA Area (known as The Taunton Area until 1997) covers Point-to-Point meetings held in eastern Hampshire, southern Wiltshire, the whole of Dorset and Somerset and eastern Devon, and is one of the largest and busiest of the sport's 14 nationwide geographical divisions. 

It is contested by amateurs but this is a big sport. In a season lasting eight months, at its peak in millennium year more than 4,000 horses ran 14,000 times in 1,500 races. The sport locally has produced winners of both the Cheltenham Gold Cup and the Grand National.

E ticketing may be available for the meetings please click the blue button to see what is available

Previews, Reports and Results from each Fixture can be found in the Fixtures Section and then click on the meeting.

Preview on the Fixtures page

Wessex's fourth fixture of the season will be:

Royal Artillery @ Larkhill

Saturday 22nd January

First race 11.30

E Tickets available (Click Blue Button below)

South Dorset @ Milborne St Andrew

Sunday 30th January



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Racing Welfare of course lend their support to members of the point to point community, and as such I wanted to make you aware that RW have recently launched a Winter Fuel Grant. The grant is for those employed in or retired from the racing and thoro...
Message from Daniel Cooper (Clerk of the Course) We are delighted that we are able to support grass roots racing at Wincanton and therefore have the return of three hunter chases this season. Each race £4000 total race value 3rd February 202...
Early bird tickets available for the following January meetings Royal Artillery   Saturday 22nd January South Dorset     Sunday 30th January Clickthe blue button on the Home page...
The organisers are offering multiple ways of paying for their tickets. E ticketing is available via the blue button to the right on the home page They will also be accepting cash on the gate £10pp  and one lane will be able to take card ...



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Latest Events

7/11/21 - Portman Hunt @ Badbury Rings

28/11/21 - Hursley Hambledon @ Larkhill

19/11/21 - Avon Vale @ Larkhill

2/1/22 - Larkhill Racing Club @ Larkhill

22/1/22 - RA @ Larkhill

30/1/22 - South Dorset @ Milborne st Andrew

6/2/22 - Combined Services @ Larkhill

27/2/22 - South & West Wilts @ Larkhill

6/3/22 - Blackmore & Sparkford Vale @ Charlton Horethorne

20/2/22 - Country Alliance Club @ Badbury Rings


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