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James Weatherby

Northumbrian solicitor, James Weatherby, was appointed by the Jockey Club as Secretary, Keeper of the Matchbook and Stakeholder.

Racing Calendar

James published his first Racing Calendar, which recorded results of all horse races run in Britain and Ireland.

The General Stud Book

James published Introduction to The General Stud Book, a record of a new breed of horse devised in England purely for racing.

Wellingborough headquarters

Our Wellingborough headquarters were opened by the Queen Mother.

Johnny & Roger

The seventh generation of the Weatherby family joined the organisation.

Banking license

Weatherbys expanded into banking and was issued with a banking licence by The Bank of England.

Arkle Finance

Arkle Finance, a subsidiary of Weatherbys Bank, was established to provide commercial asset finance services.

Weatherbys Banking Group

The business became two separate entities:

1. Weatherbys Ltd
2. Weatherbys Banking Group

London

Weatherbys Bank developed into Weatherbys Private Bank and Weatherbys Racing Bank. A new office was opened in central London for the Private Bank.

Weatherbys Hamilton

Weatherbys Hamilton was founded in 2012 as a partnership between Weatherbys Bank and Charles Hamilton. The partnership specialises in all the insurance requirements of private clients, farm and estate owners and the bloodstock industry.

Scotland

Weatherbys launched in Scotland.

Edinburgh

Weatherbys Private Bank opened an office in Edinburgh.

250th birthday

Weatherbys celebrated its 250th anniversary.