More major prize money up for grabs at Oxford Stadium in November

Oxford Stadium will host a pair of Category Two greyhound racing competitions through November, following the success of the inaugural £10,000 RPGTV Cowley Puppy Collar. The Gain Greyhound Nutrition Oxfordshire Gold Cup and Gain Greyhound Nutrition Maiden Vase will both be held over the Cowley venue’s standard 450-metre trip and have each attracted a maximum […]

Mark Your Card: Cowley Puppy Collar returns for Round Two

Oxford Stadium’s Racing Office looks ahead to Round Two of the Cowley Puppy Collar which takes place this evening. FromPostToPillar was the standout performer in Round One of the RPGTV Cowley Puppy Collar last week, and Elizabeth McNair’s dog has the ability to advance to the semi-finals during Round Two which takes place this evening.  […]

Retired Greyhound of the Week: Distant Terry

Last week, the gorgeous Leon – aka Waikiki Seat – was our first Retired Greyhound of the Week as part of our ongoing Loved in Retirement campaign. This week, we have a new greyhound to bring you in search of a loving forever home. Meet Terry – aka Distant Terry! Terry is a blue dog […]

Cowley Puppy Collar off to a flyer at Oxford Stadium

Category One greyhound racing returned to Oxford Stadium on Friday following a decade-long absence and Managing Director Kevin Boothby was thrilled with the public’s response. Round One of the £10,000 Cowley Puppy Collar saw 48 of the UK’s fastest greyhounds aged 24 months or younger take to the track with a view to qualifying for […]

British boxing legends visit Oxford Stadium

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British Boxing legends Michael Watson and John Conteh visited Oxford Stadium this week to add their support to the venue’s regeneration programme. The champions visited the revamped stadium in Sandy Lane as special guests to celebrate the return of the much-loved venue and to promote some joint-charity fundraising work. They were treated to a tour […]

Experienced greyhound vet to lead Oxford Stadium’s commitment to welfare and care

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Highly respected greyhound vet Dr Polly Smith has been appointed by Oxford Stadium to oversee all aspects of welfare and care at the historic venue when it reopens next year. Dr Smith will lead a team of qualified and experienced veterinary surgeons at each race meeting to ensure Oxford Stadium fulfils its guarantee to deliver […]

001 Taxis confirmed as ‘Official Taxi Provider’ to Oxford Stadium

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Oxford’s longest serving taxi company 001 Taxis has been confirmed as Oxford Stadium’s first key partnership ahead of the multi-purpose venue’s reopening this year. Operating a growing fleet of 450 taxis, 001 Taxis has been transporting customers to destinations across the UK from Oxfordshire for over 50 years. The partnership will see the Cowley-based firm […]