21/06/2012 12:18 BST | Updated 21/06/2012 12:27 BST

Royal Ascot: Wild Hats That Slipped Past The Fashion Police (PICTURES)

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Facial fry up: A race-goer shows off her headgear

The fashion police may have officially started patrolling the Berkshire racecourse but that hasn’t stopped a rash of wacky hats slipping through the net.

While the new rules prohibit uncovered heads, bare shoulders and miniskirts, these creative caps continue to fly the flag for individuality.