Picture by Edward Whitaker

Shortlisted picture of the year

Picture by Megan Ridgwell

Shortlisted picture of the year

Picture by John Hoy

Shortlisted picture of the year

Picture by Bill Selwyn

Picture by Bill Selwyn

Picture by Bill Selwyn

Picture by Bill Selwyn

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Entries now open for the 2022 HWPA Derby Awards

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Representation

We represent you in trying to protect and improve your working conditions on the racecourse.

Advice

We provide advice and can help you in disputes with any racing body or racecourse.

Accreditation

We can advise, consult and provide reminders with the accreditation process for each individual racecourse meet.

Social

We organise a series of annual events which include our Derby Awards lunch in December.

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Entries open for 2022 HWPA Derby Awards

Entries are now open for all the writing and photography categories for this year's Derby Awards. It is hoped that as many members as possible will...