This year’s star prize, on show during the evening, is a stunning Vauxhall Astra GTC 1.4 16v 140 BHP Turbo Start Stop SRI, courtesy of Kerr & Smith/Iveco Trucks.
The second prize is a fabulous seven day P&O cruise for 2 people to Spain and Portugal from Stewart Travel, while third place carries a prize of a classy piece of jewellery from Alex Cairncross of Perth.
Judges will award coins to Best Dressed Ladies beginning at the STV Appeal Racenight, continuing the following day Saturday 23 June at Scottish Run Raceday, then Champagne GH Mumm Ladies Night on Saturday 11 August, the opening day of the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Festival on Thursday 20 September, finally William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Ladies Day on Friday 21 September.
Up to 27 ladies will win a coin and a place in the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Ladies Grand Final, when each will draw a horse running in a designated race on Saturday 22 September.
The lady who picks the winning horse will win the superb Vauxhall Astra GTC, the holder of the second horse can pack their bags for the fabulous cruise, and third place wins the jewellery.
Speaking ahead of the launch, Ayr Racecourse sales and marketing manager Lindsey Smith said: “We have firmly established our Ladies Competition as the best of its kind at any racecourse in the UK, and this year’s prizes again reflect that.
“By launching at the STV Appeal Racenight when we have a really huge star in Pixie Lott appearing, we are certain of a high profile night full of glitz and glam.”
For further information please contact Iain Ferguson on 01292 294972 or 07795 565691.
Ayr Racecourse and the associated Western House Hotel are Founder Members of the Elite Ayrshire Business Circle.
THE ELITE AYRSHIRE BUSINESS CIRCLE
The Elite Ayrshire Business Circle is an association founded in 2007 by some of the top companies in Ayrshire.
Its purpose is to publicise its members, and to celebrate and promote the wealth and rich diversity of entrepreneurial talent and business excellence that abounds here within the county boundaries of Ayrshire.
Members include the Clydesdale Bank, Ayr Racecourse, Western House Hotel, Turnberry Golf Resort and South Ayrshire Council. Member company activities include broadcasting, building and construction, architectural practice, estate agency and land management, chartered accountancy, insurance broking, legal services, golf club management, marketing services and brand creation, web design and public relations consultancy.
Frazer Coogans Commercial Solicitors senior partner Norman Geddes is executive chairman of the Elite Ayrshire Business Circle, and managing director is public relations consultancy Fame Publicity Services proprietor Murdoch MacDonald.
For further information about The Elite Ayrshire Business Circle and to apply for membership, e-mail eliteayrshire@
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