Racegoers donned a range of weird, wonderful and wacky hats for Ladies’ Day at Royal Ascot.
The fashion stakes were high on the third day of the famous meeting, with spectators pulling out all the stops to make a statement – from teapot-inspired headgear to mythical animals.
ROYAL ASCOT DAY THREE BETTING TIPS
Royal Ascot is as much a social occasion as a sporting event and horse racing fans take the opportunity to turn on the style, with chic hats, summer dresses and sharp suits.
Even casual fans are ready to have a flutter and enjoy the racing action.
The Gold Cup is the marquee race on Thursday and that gets underway at 4.20pm.
Top jockeys going into Ladies Day
Ryan Moore 3 wins
Danny Tudhope 3
Frankie Dettori 2
Jim Crowley 1
Oisin Murphy 1
James Doyle 1
Richard Kingscote 1
Express Sport will be here to bring you all the results as they happen throughout the next few days, with the winners and places from day three below.