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

The official organisation representing the interests of racing media

Proudly looking after the needs of our members working in the sport of horseracing

Supporting Horserace Writers & Photographers since 1927

How we help our members

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.

Join the HWPA today!

It’s easy to join, and our small annual subscription fee bring you so many benefits.

Welcome to the new HWPA website

The HWPA have launched a new website with a whole host of new features for our members and plans to continue to evolve the site in the coming months