Rescue workers have struggled to free a horse which was left hanging off the back of its box as its owner was driving along a by-pass.
Despite a ban on some outrageous styles in the royal enclosure at Ascot, the fashions are certainly fabulous at Ascot this year.
A record-breaking horse which is trained at Hucking in Kent is hoping to repeat his recent winning form, this time at Royal Ascot.
Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service has rescued a horse, which had fallen into a deep ditch in a field in the Woodlands area of the New Forest. A mini digger was used to pull 'Rosy' the mare to safety.
It's hats off to Royal Ascot, which got underway today. And, this Jubilee-themed outfit had heads turning. Racegoer Jackie St Clair donned the hat in honour of The Queen's Diamond celebrations.
Around 300,000 people are expected to attend Royal Ascot in Berkshire over the next five days. The event starts this morning, and is expected to be more popular than ever due to the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.