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Amended General Safety Certificate issued for Wincanton Racecourse


Posted on: 2 December 2020

Devon, Somerset and Torbay Trading Standards Service is pleased to announce it has issued an Amended General Safety Certificate to Wincanton Racecourse to allow its meetings to take place with the limited return of spectators in line with England’s tiered Coronavirus restrictions.

The Certificate is issued under the Fire Safety and Safety of Places of Sports Act 1987 and the Safety of Sports Grounds Act 1975 and follows advice from the Safety Advisory Group for the ground and amended Operational Plans which detail the precautions to be taken to mitigate the risk of Coronavirus transmission and restricts the people allowed to attend.

The Certificate can be inspected by contacting Trading Standards at tradingstandards@devon.gov.uk or phoning the MyDevon call centre on 0345 155 1015.


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