The Prince and Princess of Wales made their first appearance at the Berkshire races

Prince William and Princess Kate join Princess Beatrice at Royal Ascot – best photos

On the fourth day of Royal Ascot, the Prince and Princess of Wales joined the King and Queen to a thunderous applause from the crowds.

When William and Catherine arrived at the racetrack, they shared a carriage with Princess Beatrice, the cousin of William, and her husband, Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi.

 

William and Kate presented the trophy to the owners of winning horse Shaquille
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In a red Alexander McQueen dress and matching Philip Treacy hat, Princess Catherine looked stunning. She accessorized with statement earrings from the French brand Sezane while sporting her brunette hair pulled back in a side bun.

 

The royal couple congratulated jockey Oisin Murphy on his win with Shaquille
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The couple gave the Coronation Cup stakes winner the trophy during their outing.

 

Camilla looked lovely in white
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In addition, they made sure to extend their congratulations to jockey Oisin Murphy for riding the victor, Shaquille, to victory.

 

Sophie shared a carriage with Princess Michael of Kent
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Just a few days prior to their outing, King Charles led birthday tributes for his eldest son and heir, William, who just turned 41.

 

Princess Kate and Duchess Sophie shared a laugh or two
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The Duke and Duchess of Devonshire rode in their carriage and joined King Charles and Queen Camilla at the front of the procession.

 

Kate looked stunning in red
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The Duchess of Edinburgh, the Earl of Caledon, Prince and Princess Michael of Kent, and Dame Judi Dench, along with David Mills and William and Sarah Farish, participated in the procession as well.

 

Princess Kate wore Sezane earrings to Ascot
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Sophie chose a light pink Suzannah London dress and a Jane Taylor disc hat.

Throughout the day, Duchess Sophie and Princess Catherine conversed while watching the races, and they occasionally laughed together.

 

Kate carried a vintage Hermes clutch
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After the Prince and Princess of Wales missed the opening day on Tuesday, royal watchers have been eagerly awaiting their appearance all week.

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Kate and Beatrice wowed us with their Royal Ascot looks
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Princess Beatrice, meanwhile, looked stunning in a floral and lace Monique Lhuillier dress that she accessorized with a cream hat and a clutch that matched.

 

Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi arrive by carriage during day four of Royal Ascot
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Flora Vesterberg, the granddaughter of Princess Alexandra, and her husband, Timothy, were among the first people to show up at the racetrack. The 28-year-old art historian and creator looked lovely in her lace and chiffon outfit.

 

Edo and Beatrice watch the action from the royal box
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The King and Queen’s first Royal Ascot winner

Charles, the first Royal Ascot winner for the King and Queen, appeared to cry on Thursday when his first Royal Ascot winner won.

 

Flora Vesterberg and her husband, Timothy
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The King and Queen appeared upset as they watched the King George V stakes victory of their thoroughbred, Desert Hero.

 

Charles and Camilla celebrate after the King’s horse, Desert Hero wins at Ascot
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Zara Tindall, the King’s niece, who sat with him in the royal box, remarked on the victory: “It’s bittersweet, isn’t it? I imagine the Queen, our maternal grandmother, feeling happy and proud. But to have a winner for Charles and Camilla, and keep that dream alive, was incredible, what a race!”

A cheeky kiss for Queen Camilla

 

Frankie Dettori plants a kiss on Camilla’s cheek
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The jockey planted a kiss on Camilla’s cheek, much to her delight, as the King and Queen gave racing champion Frankie Dettori his trophy for his ninth Gold Cup victory!

Best Royal Ascot style

 

Zara in a lace dress on Day 3
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This week, the glamorous racecourse’s best looks have been shared by HELLO!’s fashion team, with Zara shining in three classy outfits so far.

Princess Anne, 72, who is always frugal, was wearing a dress that she first wore when she was 27. For sustainability, major points.

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Additionally, Queen Camilla has honored the late Queen Elizabeth II by choosing appropriate accessories for her public appearances.

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