ATTENTION is turning towards next week and the Cheltenham Festival; and you can be there thanks to Betway and The Northern Echo.

We’ve teamed up to offer one reader a pair of Club Enclosure tickets for next Thursday at the biggest meeting in the British racing calendar.

The St Patrick’s Day seven-race card includes the JLT Novices Chase, Pertemps Final, Ryanair Chase and Stayers Hurdle

And to stand a chance of winning just tell us how many races take place at the Festival on St Patrick’s Day next week.

Sent your entries by email to, clearly marked Betway Tickets, with your answer and full contact details by 5pm on Thursday, March 7.

Strictly one entry per person, per household and usual Newsquest (north-East) competition rules apply.

Please note the prize does not include transport.

Betway have a money back if you lose offer for the Cheltenham Festival.

If your horse loses in the first or last race at Cheltenham each day, they will refund you with a free bet up to £/€10 in each race.