VIDEO: Monster Mother’s Day Doncaster Racecourse meet

Families were racing to Doncaster today as one of the town’s most popular sporting venues welcomed some special visitors to mark Mother’s Day.

Monsters – as well as horses - lined up at Doncaster Racecourse, as part of a family fun day to keep young ones entertained while mums and dads could enjoy some top sporting action and hospitality.

The Mother’s Day Family Fun Day, the second day of the two-day Lincoln meeting, saw children’s favourites Katsuma and Poppet from the Moshi Monsters make appearances at the racecourse at intervals throughout the day.

The event included a packed schedule of entertainment, including a fun fair.