RACEGOERS can celebrate Father’s Day at Doncaster’s Town Moor course on Sunday in a special day for the family in association with newly-promoted Championside side, Sheffield Wednesday FC.
Among a range of attractions for youngsters in the Frenchgate Centre Family Enclosure, is an appearances by television characters Peppa Pig & George. As usual, accompanied children under 18 years of age are admitted free of charge.
Racing is set to begin at 2pm with a handicap contest over the St Leger distance (extended one mile and three-quarters) for apprentice jockeys supported by The Crown Hotel Bawtry. A
Also featured are The Willie McKay Sports Management Maiden Stakes, The Coffee Shop Dore Village Sheffield EBF Maiden Stakes (for two-year-olds) and The GCI Com Empowering Your Communications Handicap Stakes.
Regular sponsors, freebets.co.uk – the online sports betting service - also support three races.
There is a giant screen opposite the main stands and a shuttle bus will run from the railway station.
Racegoers can book tickets to see the ever-popular band, Madness playing live on stage after racing on Saturday evening June 30. For more information, contact the racecourse or go on-line at www.doncaster-racecourse.co.uk