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Hats off to the Queen at Royal Ascot

Thousands of racegoers wearing their spectacular hats hid beneath umbrellas as they arrived for day one of Royal Ascot.

The world-famous event got off to a very soggy start. But the rain stopped just in time for The Queen's arrival.

She wrote in the official programme that her trips to the Berkshire racecourse are among her "most cherished memories". Kate Bunkall reports.



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