Britain's Queen Elizabeth II dashed from the State Opening of Parliament to take her place in the Royal Procession alongside Camilla, the. One of Britain's most well-known racecourses, Ascot holds a special week of races in June each year called Royal Ascot, attended by The Queen, who has had. One of Britain's most well-known racecourses, Ascot holds a special week of races in June each year called Royal Ascot, attended by The Queen, who has had. Churchill, the English and Irish 2, Guineas winner, was the fancy for the St James's Palace Stakes but finished outside the places as Barney Roy stormed home for trainer Richard Hannon ahead of Aidan O'Brien's Lancaster Bomber. The tremendous racing and the gathering of , people and more than horses from around the world makes this event unique. Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Daily Newsletter. Feature Feature The Queen and Government The Queen has important formal roles in relation to the Government of the UK. In the feature race of the day, the 1m 2f Group 1 Prince of Wales' Stakes, favorite Highland Reel followed in the footsteps of greats such as Dubai Millennium and Ouija Board with a tenacious victory. Press Release 2 June Dates announced for Swan Upping Read more. At 2pm sharp on each day of racing, the Queen and her Royal Procession pass through the Golden Gates of the racecourse to signal the start of the races. Reading The best car boot sales in Reading and Berkshire Here's all you need to know about the weekly and monthly sales in your area. Feature Feature The Queen and Law The Sovereign today still retains an important symbolic role as the figure in whose name justice…. Princess Beatrice usually wears her auburn locks flowing around her shoulders, but today she opted for a fishtail braid left. The Queen at the wheel - Her Majesty. The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline.