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Police are appealing for information after a pedestrian died following a collision involving two cars in Ascot.
Emergency services were called to Kings Ride near the junction with Prince Albert Drive where a pedestrian was involved in a collision with two vehicles, a Volkswagen Sharan and a Ford Focus.
The pedestrian, a 76-year-old man from Ascot, died at the scene. His next of kin have been informed.
The occupants of the vehicles were uninjured.
“I would like to appeal to anyone who saw the collision, which was sadly fatal, or who may have seen a man walking along Kings Ride at around the time of the collision, to contact police.”
It's that time of year again, when 300,000 people from across the region flock to Royal Ascot, for the prestigious and iconic five-day racing event..
Recent terror attacks in London and Manchester meant increased security. All bags and vehicles entering the racecourse were checked and armed police were on patrol.
The year 1990 was memorable for George Ridgley. It was the day he started work at Royal Ascot. And he's still there at the age of 83, as Simon reports.
Delays on South West Trains between Ascot and Guildford due to lightning damage to the signalling system. Tickets being accepted on Great Western Railway services. This is expected to continue until the end of the day.
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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.
Rail services have been suspended on South West Trains between London Waterloo and Twickenham, between London Waterloo and Ascot and between London Waterloo and Hounslow due to a lineside fire discovered earlier this morning at Vauxhall.
This is expected to continue until later this morning. A limited commuter service is in operation to and from London Waterloo, however passengers are advised not to travel into Waterloo unless it is absolutely necessary.
Service suspended on South West Trains between Ascot and Martins Heron due to fallen tree on the line.
All lines are currently blocked. The problem is expected to continue until around 13:00.
Thames Valley Police is appealing for information to trace a missing man from Ascot.
Stephen Gilbert was last seen in Blackmoor Wood, Ascot, on Saturday.
Stephen is 51-years-old, white, about 5ft 6ins, of large build, with brown and grey hair, blue eyes. He often has a beard.
Stephen has access to a Silver Ford Fiesta Titanium automatic vehicle with the registration GIL1460.
“Stephen, if you are reading this please make contact with police so we know that you are safe and well. You can visit a police station or call 101."