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HOK Sport bets on £180m revamp for Ascot

HOK Sport has applied for planning permission for its proposed £180 million revamp of Ascot racecourse in Berkshire. Central to the scheme is the creation of a new grandstand, curved in plan to maximise views. The building sits between the edge of the Royal racecourse and Ascot High Street, with an arched parasol roof in the centre and a series of stepped terraces at each end. A naturally lit internal galleria runs through the centre of the stand to form the main public concourse. ...


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