Punchestown have announced a €6.2 million two-phase redevelopment that will commence in May 2016. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

A new grandstand will be the centrepiece of a €6.2 million redevelopement of Punchestown racecourse, with work taking place in two phases at the Kilda(...)

Sarah Kelly carries  trophies into Punchestown for the annual racing festival. Photograph: Michael Chester

Up to 110,000 racegoers are expected to converge on Punchestown this week for the annual festival meeting.The total of €2.5 million in prize money in(...)

Punchestown Racecourse expects to host almost 17,000 corporate guests at its national hunt festival later this month after selling out all hospitality(...)

More than 100,000 people  are expected to attend the Punchestown national hunt racing festival this week. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Over 700 Irish and overseas businesses will be entertaining at the Punchestown national hunt racing festival this week, which is expected to contri(...)

Nicky Henderson will be keeping a keen eye on the weather before committing stable star Sprinter Sacre to a run at the Punchestown Festival. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA

Trainer Nicky Henderson hopes for a drying weekend after confirming Sprinter Sacre an intended runner in the Boylesports.com Champion Chase (...)