Monday, 7 November 2016

Queen - Newmarket November 2016

The Queen's Flower Basket Brooch. originally given by her Parents to her in 1948 on the birth of Prince Charles.

Jamie Lowther Pinkerton and his wife were invited guests

The Red Carpet swept in advance of the Royal Arrival

On her visit to Newmarket in November 2016, (the home of Horse Racing). HM The Queen unveiled a Statue of herself, with a Foal and Mare. Sculpted by Etienne Millner and Charlie Langton.   Accompanying the Queen was HRH Princess Haya Bint Al-Hussein. The Princesses husband, Sheikh Mohammed, (a well know name in racing) had financed the statue and it was unveilled as a tribute to the Queen in her 90th Year.

Large crowds saw the Queen arrive and depart by helicopter on the racecourse, and then saw her 'walk the red carpet and accepted many floral bouquets on her way to her car.

Photographs (C) Paul Ratcliffe

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