Royal Ascot

Piers Morgan Takes A Jab At Tommy Robinson After Ascot Fight Video Emerges

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 25.06.2017 | UK

English Defence League founder Tommy Robinson has been caught on video repeatedly punching a man in the head at Royal Ascot, but claims he was acting ...

Here's Where You Can Buy Holly Willoughby's Ascot Outfit

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 23.06.2017 | UK Style

Holly Willoughby never gets it wrong in the style stakes. Even with a strict dress code to contend with, the TV presenter looked her usual elegant se...

The Duchess Of Cambridge Gives Us Bridal Vibes In Alexander McQueen At Royal Ascot

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 21.06.2017 | UK Style

The Duchess of Cambridge looked stunning in a bridal white Alexander McQueen dress while attending Royal Ascot. Pairing the lace ensemble with pearl ...

10 Fashionable Pieces Of Headwear That Conform To The Royal Ascot Dress Code

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK Style

The Royal Ascot dress code may have been loosened this year to include jumpsuits, but the rules for hats remain as strict (and complicated) as ever. ...

Queen's Horse Put Down After Falling At 'Deadly' Royal Ascot Race

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK

The Queen's horse died after falling during a race at Royal Ascot on Thursday, prompting animal rights campaigners to criticise what they call Britain...

A Hat for the Horses

Anneka Svenska | Posted 15.06.2017 | UK
Anneka Svenska

I don't think that we will ever see an end to horse racing, as it is deeply embedded in British Culture, however we can certainly bring attention to improvements which so desperately need to be made. By wearing this hat, I am hoping to open up a calm and civilised discussion with MPs and those in the horse race industry on how we can move forward.

See All The Weird And Wonderful Hats At Royal Ascot

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK Style

Royal Ascot 2015 began this week, and that can only mean one thing... The most weird and wonderful hats in the fashion world came out to play, and ...

What To Wear At Royal Ascot

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK Style

One of the world's most prestigious sporting events, Royal Ascot is known as much for its sartorial style as its horse races... but oh, what to wear? ...

Millinery Sculpted From Folklore: The AW15 Collection from Valeria Marquisa

Millicent Binks | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Millicent Binks

Recently I had the great pleasure of modelling the Valeria Marquisa Millinery AW15 collection Rotkäppchen. As each piece was placed and tilted on my head it had me wondering what had inspired her to create these fairytale adornments in all shades of cinnabar.

Royal Ascot's 'Fashion Guide' Embraces Granny Glamour

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

Royal Ascot - although ostensibly a horse racing event - is really just an excuse for nearly 300,000 attendees to show off their fashion credentials i...

Queen's Horse On Drugs

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK Sport

A racehorse owned by the Queen has tested positive for morphine, a prohibited substance, Buckingham Palace announced. Estimate, which won the Gold Cup...

44 Pictures Of Hair-Raising Hats From Royal Ascot Ladies Day 2014

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.06.2014 | UK

Peacock feathers, chopsticks, Chinese dragons and giant sunflowers have been spotted sprouting from the heads of race-goers. Why, it can mean only...

Kristina's Betting Slip Dress Causes A Right Royal Fuss

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Kristina Rihanoff had an embarrassing moment at Royal Ascot yesterday after she was escorted away by security as her “unique” (that’s one word f...

Royal Ascot Winning Horse Dies After Race

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK Sport

The Hardwicke Stakes winning horse, Thomas Chippendale, has died after victory on the final day of Royal Ascot. Trained by Lady Cecil, Thomas Chipp...

Preview to the Final Day at Royal Ascot

Victor Chandler | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK Sport
Victor Chandler

The big betting race of the day is the Wokingham Handicap and the short-list is particularly long with Nocturn, Royal Rock, Palace Moon and the selection Rex Imperator (4.25) who has always promised to win a big one and can finally fulfil his potential.

PICS: This Week's Silliest Snaps

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.06.2013 | UK Comedy

From Ascot to the G8 summit, adorable animals to pampered pop stars, we wrangle the week's funniest photos from around the internets......

Preview of the Fourth Day at Royal Ascot

Victor Chandler | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Sport
Victor Chandler

After the opening two days at Royal Ascot, we have already refunded well over £100,000 as a result of our losses back if Richard Hughes finishes in the frame in any race and there is no question that punters have edged the opening couple of days although it could have been worse... I think!

PICTURES: Her Maj's A Winner

PA | Posted 21.06.2013 | UK

The Queen made sporting history when she became the first reigning monarch to win Royal Ascot's Gold Cup - and described the experience as a very big ...

Preview of the Third Day at Royal Ascot

Victor Chandler | Posted 19.08.2013 | UK Sport
Victor Chandler

All Shakin' Stevens fans will be hoping for a big run from Green Door in the opening Norfolk Stakes at Royal Ascot on Thursday but preference is for Irish raider This Ole House no sorry still in Shakin' Stevens mode I mean Coach House (2.30) who has won his last couple of starts including when showing improved form on fast ground at the Curragh last month.

Preview to the Second Day at Royal Ascot

Victor Chandler | Posted 18.08.2013 | UK Sport
Victor Chandler

Day two of Royal Ascot starts with the 7f Jersey Stakes; the race has often thrown up a shock in recent years with three 20/1 shots and no winning favourite since 2001 when Mozart obliged for Ballydoyle.

Preview to the First Day at Royal Ascot

Victor Chandler | Posted 17.08.2013 | UK Sport
Victor Chandler

The opening race of Royal Ascot 2013 sees, arguably, the most versatile horse in the world Animal Kingdom (2.30) make his British debut on what is likely to be his final start before he embarks on a career at stud; nice work if you can get it.

Horsey Fashion (For People, Not Those Onesies for Horses)

Sarah McGiven | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

Everyone seems to be off to the races at the moment. Horse racing is one Great British pastime I've never indulged in, although I do love horses and riding, and spent a large part of my early years hanging around stables, hacking, grooming and mucking out - happy days.

Grand Plans - A Racing Dream

A.J. Higginson | Posted 16.06.2013 | UK Sport
A.J. Higginson

In the lead up to the Scottish Grand National, I discover you don't have to be mega-rich to have a share in a racehorse. Jane Allen doesn't look like your regular mega-rich racehorse owner. Far from it.

Heads I Shop, Tails He Pays!

Ella Krasner | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Ella Krasner

I am sorry to be late again. Sometimes I find it hard to keep up with this blog, especially when an invitation from Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana to the 3 day launch of their first Couture Collection in Sicily, arrives - like that!

The Week That Was: A Taxing Subject

Carla Buzasi | Posted 23.08.2012 | UK
Carla Buzasi

David Cameron has done his best to make many things fashionable since becoming PM. Who'd have thought it would be U-Turns that took off as the trend de jour? So of-the-moment, even comedians are adding them to their box of tricks. I'm sure this time last week the Labour-supporting Jimmy Carr didn't envisage himself becoming a poster-boy for the movement, but a few misplaced comments about tax avoidance can do that for a man.