Fontwell set to welcome big Boxing Day crowd - our tips

Boxing Day will bring a big crowd to Fontwell / Picture by Clive Bennett
Boxing Day will bring a big crowd to Fontwell / Picture by Clive Bennett

It's time for one of Fontwell's biggest meetings of the year - its Boxing Day extravaganza.

A crowd of thousands will be at the figure-of-eight track to see seven races and a host of free family entertainment.

The action begins at 12.20pm with the Southern Cranes And Access Conditional Jockeys' Handicap Hurdle and continues until 3.45, when the action ends with the Southern Contract Lifting Mares' Handicap Hurdle.

Read more about the entries and some trainers' hopes for the card here
Here are some tips for the meeting from Chi Observer sports editor: 12.20 Willshebetrying, 12.50 Oxford Blu, 1.25 Jersey Bean, 2.00 Bredon Hill Lad, 2.35 Broughtons Rhythm, 3.10 Goring One, 3.45 Molly Carew.