About This Source - Racing TV
Racing TV (formerly Racing UK) is a British television channel with 34 racecourses as shareholders and fixtures from 61 racecourses broadcast live on its output. The station is dedicated to horse racing broadcasting over 70% of all live racing from Britain and Ireland, including nearly 90% of all Group and Graded races.
Recent from Racing TV:
Racing Post senior writer Lee Mottershead goes through the years of his life around racing.
This is the official YouTube channel of Racing TV.
Racing TV is the UK’s leading horse racing channel showing live racing from the best racecourses in Great Britain and Ireland.
Subscribe to Racing TV’s free YouTube channel and get closer to the sport we all love. We will bring you unmissable moments from the world of racing, exclusive interviews and highlights from our specialist shows. So, if you love horse racing, this is the YouTube channel for you ► https://bit.ly/2RHbyMa
You can also find us on Sky 426, Virgin Media 536 (411 in Ireland) or Freeview 261. Click here to find out more – https://t.co/xkJ0xBrDcm
Also watch Racing TV at racingtv.com, the iPhone iPad app, Android app and mobile website. Click here to download the app – https://t.co/CwcklwUMHs
In This Story: Ireland
Geopolitically, Ireland is divided between the Republic of Ireland (officially named Ireland), which covers five-sixths of the island, and Northern Ireland, which is part of the United Kingdom. As of 2016, 4.8 million people live in the Republic of Ireland, and 1.8 million live in Northern Ireland.
The Irish climate is influenced by the Atlantic Ocean and thus very moderate, and winters are milder than expected for such a northerly area, although summers are cooler than those in continental Europe. Rainfall and cloud cover are abundant.
A strong Irish culture exists, as expressed through Gaelic games, Irish music and the Irish language. The island’s culture shares many features with that of Great Britain, including the English language, and sports such as association football, rugby, horse racing, and golf.