The most iconic event in racing gets underway in Berkshire today. Royal Ascot will be made all the more special this year due to the Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations. Around three hundred thousand people are expected to attend the five day event.
A woman is believed to have been killed by a stallion in a field in Kent. The 53 year old's body was found at about 10am on Friday in Darenth Wood Road in Dartford. Police are not treating the death as suspicious and the horse has not been put down.