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Runners and riders in the parade ring before the Albany Stakes during Day Four of the 2014 Royal Ascot Meeting at Ascot Racecourse, Berkshire

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Runners and riders in the parade ring before the Albany Stakes during Day Four of the 2014 Royal Ascot Meeting at Ascot Racecourse, Berkshire

Racegoers arrive on the first day of the Royal Ascot horse racing festival.

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Racegoers arrive on the first day of the Royal Ascot horseracing festival

Horse Racing - Christmas Meeting - Day One - Ascot...Barry Geraghty riding Volnay De Thaix avoids fallen Prince Siegfried the Mitie Kennel Gate Novices' Hurdle Race at Ascot Racecourse, Berkshire. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday December 20, 2013. See PA story RACING Ascot. Photo credit should read: Tim Ireland/PA Wire

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Barry Geraghty riding Volnay De Thaix steers his mount around the fallen Prince Siegfried during the Mitie Kennel Gate Novices’ Hurdle at Ascot Racecourse, Berkshire. Read more

A racehorse is cooled down after competing on the fourth day of the Royal Ascot horse racing festival at Ascot in southern England...A racehorse is cooled down after competing on the fourth day of the Royal Ascot horse racing festival at Ascot in southern England June 21, 2013. REUTERS/Toby Melville (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT HORSE RACING SOCIETY ANIMALS)

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A racehorse is cooled down after competing on the fourth day of the Royal Ascot horse racing festival at Ascot in southern England on Friday.

Travelling In Style For Ladies Day...LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 20:  Racegoers travel by train from Waterloo station to Ascot racecourse to attend Royal Ascot on June 20, 2013 in London, England. The 'Royal Ascot' horse race meeting runs from June 18, 2013 until June 22, 2013 and has taken place since 1711. The racecourse is expected to welcome around 280,000 racegoers over the five days, including Her Majesty The Queen and other members of the Royal Family.  (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

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Racegoers travel by train from London Waterloo station to Ascot racecourse to attend the Royal Ascot in Berkshire, England. The Royal Ascot horse race meeting runs from June 18 until June 22, 2013. Read more

Racegoers wearing top hats and tails stand next to police officers during Ladies' Day at the Royal Ascot horse racing festival at Ascot, southern England June 20, 2013.

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Racegoers wearing top hats and tails stand next to police officers during Ladies’ Day at Royal Ascot, southeast England on Thursday.

Racegoers react during racing on the first day of the Royal Ascot horse racing festival at Ascot, southern England June 18, 2013.

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Racegoers react as they watch a race on the first day of the Royal Ascot horse racing festival in southern England

Horses head sculpture by Nic Fiddian-Green

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Artist Nic Fiddian Green puts the finishing touches to his giant horses head sculpture in the Royal Enclosure at Ascot Racecourse ahead of the forthcoming Royal Ascot meeting.