VIDEO: Countdown to St Leger is on

The countdown to this year’s St Leger Festival is on.

Teams at Doncaster Racecourse are working around the clock in preparation for the four day meeting which swings into action at Town Moor next Wednesday.

Doncaster Racecourse

Doncaster Racecourse

Thousands of racegoers are expected to flock to this year’s meeting, with 14,000 racegoers due to attend on the ever popular Ladies’ Day while Leger Day itself on Saturday is likely to bring in more than 28.000 people.

Racecourse managing director Mark Spincer spoke about the preparations and has urged racing fans to make sure of getting their tickets to avoid disappointment.