The information published after the entry stage and scratching deadline for Early Closing Races is subject to an embargo. Therefore, it should not be published or made available to the general public until this deadline has passed unless special permission to do so has been obtained beforehand from the British Horseracing Authority.

The embargo deadlines are as follows:

  • Entry Stage - closes Tuesday 12 noon.
  • Weight for Age races: Entries normally embargoed until 12 noon the following day (Wednesday).
  • Handicap races: Entries embargoed until 12 noon the following day (Wednesday). Handicap weights embargoed until 12 noon of the Wednesday prior to their publication in The Racing Calendar.
  • Scratching deadline - normally closes Tuesday 12 noon.
  • Acceptors embargoed until 12 noon the following day (normally Wednesday).