THOUSANDS of race-goers capped off the year in style at Taunton Racecourse’s annual Christmas meeting yesterday (December 30).

Crowds packed the Orchard Portman stands for an afternoon of National Hunt action and our photographer snapped a few smiling faces on a rare dry day.

Star jockey and household name A P McCoy led Mischievous Milly to victory in the showpiece Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle.