VIDEO: Doncaster Pride festival in full swing

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The annual Doncaster Gay Pride festival is in full swing at Sir Nigel Gresley Square.

This year, the event, which celebrates the the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community, was a free admission event again, with over a dozen singers providing a musical extravaganza.

Doncaster Pride Festival 2014 at the Sir Nigel Gresley Square. Mark as Barlow takes to the stage.

Doncaster Pride Festival 2014 at the Sir Nigel Gresley Square. Mark as Barlow takes to the stage.

The festival has taken place in the town centre for the first time in four years, with the previous three years events been held at the Keepmoat Stadium.

“Pride isn’t just for the gay community, it’s about bringing people together in a friendly and happy party atmosphere” said Pride Chair Cath Fox.

Most of the singers were tribute acts, singing the songs of stars ranging from Gary Barlow to Beyonce. The big name headline act has been former X Factor finalist Nicola Marie

Hundreds have been in the square, enjoying the live music, stalls and food.

Celebrations were due to continue until 10.30pm.

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