Ladies came bearing binoculars, their tweed coats and shiny patent leather boots accessorised with glamorous diamond studs and ropes of pearls as racing got underway on Ladies Day at the Cheltenham Festival.
Some others spotted with vast fur cossack hats, while more still embraced country-side inspired jaunty headgear and draped with British blooms and pheasant feathers.
Lystra Adams with her elaborately decorated straw top hat which came complete with a bouquet of straw roses and a huge spray of feathers
A trio of young racegoers appear to have forgotten their coats
A racegoer in a furry cossack hat arrives for the races
A covered – up racegoer looking splendid in a warm-looking fur hat with a matching scarf and a dark fur coat