• High fashion on show...
  • ...and strawberries and cream. Not Royal Ascot though, this is Aintree
  • Spring looked to have finally come to Merseyside
  • L'Unique has them in trouble at the last in the juvenile hurdle...
  • ...and goes on to win well under Wayne Hutchinson
  • Quito De La Roque (right) and First Lieutenant jumped for fun in the Betfred Bowl Chase
  • before First Lieutenant had to overhaul Menorah to gain a deserved victory...
  • ...with favourite Silviniaco Conti back in third
  • Zarkandar in first-time blinkers leads the Aintree Hurdle field...
  • ...and under an inspired Ruby Walsh he stays there.
  • The New One pushes him mightily close though
  • Jamie Hamilton celebrates Tartan Snow's win in the Fox Hunters...
  • ...but only after this bad mistake at Becher's.
  • Oiseau Du Nuit jumps past his rivals to win the Red Rum Chase
  • In the end it's a clear-cut success
  • Captain Conan gets Nicky Henderson and Barry  Geraghty on the scoresheet
  • Tap Night and Tony McCoy are left to chase the winner home
  • A tightly packed field passing the stands on the first circuit in the finale...
  • Second time round Battle Group is out on his own.

Aintree 2013 Liverpool Day

High fashion on show...