Hats off to them: Ladies' Day at Royal Ascot

The Olympic Torch makes a surprise appearance at Ladies' Day at Royal Ascot
The Olympic Torch makes a surprise appearance at Ladies' Day at Royal Ascot Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire
The Olympic Torch makes a surprise appearance at Ladies' Day at Royal Ascot
The Olympic Torch makes a surprise appearance at Ladies' Day at Royal Ascot Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire
A Diamond Jubilee hat at the Diamond Jubilee Royal Ascot
A Diamond Jubilee hat at the Diamond Jubilee Royal Ascot Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire
With her shoulders covered and a hat this lady (Zoey the guide dog) is staying within the rules of the strict dress code for Royal Ascot
With her shoulders covered and a hat this lady (Zoey the guide dog) is staying within the rules of the strict dress code for Royal Ascot Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire

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A sweet touch to this hat at Royal Ascot
A sweet touch to this hat at Royal Ascot Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire
Katherine Jenkins keeps it simple
Katherine Jenkins keeps it simple Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire
Some hats are larger than others at Ladies' Day at Royal Ascot
Some hats are larger than others at Ladies' Day at Royal Ascot Credit: David Davies/PA Wire
A patriotic look with afternoon tea, a full English breakfast and a crown atop these ladies' hats
A patriotic look with afternoon tea, a full English breakfast and a crown atop these ladies' hats Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire
A tip of the hat to the England squad as they make their way to the quarter finals of Euro 2012
A tip of the hat to the England squad as they make their way to the quarter finals of Euro 2012 Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire
Even the umbrellas were fancy for Ladies' Day at Ascot
Even the umbrellas were fancy for Ladies' Day at Ascot Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire
The Queen went for a classic look with her usual hat style for Ladies' Day at Ascot
The Queen went for a classic look with her usual hat style for Ladies' Day at Ascot Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire