Entries open for 2022 HWPA Derby Awards

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 be able to find the time to enter at least one of the six categories. Entries should contain written pieces,...
July Newsletter

July Newsletter

The HWPA newsletter for July Accreditation A reminder that Accreditation for York is still open. If you wish to apply and don’t have the required form, get in touch at hwpacontacts@gmail.com, and I will forward one to you. For the remainder of the year, the only...
HWPA June newsletter

HWPA June newsletter

The HWPA newsletter for June… Goodwood Accreditation Press accreditation for Goodwood Racecourse’s Qatar Goodwood Festival (Tuesday 26th July – Saturday 30th July) is now open and will close at 12 noon on Wednesday 20th July. RCA Media Accreditation will...

2021 HWPA Derby Awards: in pictures

International Trainer of the Year – Charlie Appleby Picture of the Year – Francesca Altoft The Arabian Racing Achievement Award – Sheikh Hamdan Al Maktoum John Oaksey Trophy for Racing Reporter of the Year – Chris Cook (Racing Post), collected by Tom Kerr Owner of the...
2021 HWPA Derby Awards winners

2021 HWPA Derby Awards winners

Lee Mottershead joined select company when he was crowned Racing Writer of the Year for the third time at the 55th annual Derby Awards in London on Monday. He was presented with the Clive Graham Trophy in front of more than 600 lunch guests at the Royal Lancaster...