Horse Town is a beautifully-filmed documentary series that will give viewers an in-depth look into life in Newmarket, the home of British horse racing.
Set during one Flat racing season, the series captures the colourful characters that make Newmarket such a fascinating place. Showing everything from the glitz and glamour of race days to life behind the scenes, following the staff who keep the horses running, Horse Town is bound to be a hit with racing aficionados to newcomers to the sport.
This six-part series takes a look at various fixtures at Newmarket racecourse, including the Darley July Cup and Ladies’ Day. There’s a visit to the July sales at Tattersalls, plus insight into what it takes to keep a Thoroughbred at the peak of health. Stars including jockey Frankie Dettori and trainer Amy Weaver also appear on the show.