• It's all smiles ahead of a terrific day's racing...
  • The horses complete their morning work ahead of Day 2 of the National Meeting
  • The racecourse whisper for the National appeared to be Welsh hope Cappa Bleu
  • My Tent Or Yours lands the opener in fine style.
  • Bright colours lit up a grey day
  • Nothing beats a winner at Aintree...
  • Dynaste proves a class act in the Mildmay Novices' Chase
  • Finding those winners is thirsty work for some...
  • Cue Card leads the field through the early stages of the Melling Chase...
  • ...but Sprinter Sacre proves imperious once again
  • He's in a different league even to these high-class rivals
  • Atomic Kitten's Liz McClarnon was among the attendees...
  • Triolo D'Alene starts his charge in the Topham Chase
  • ...and he has enough in reserve to hold off Walkon
  • Tony McCoy can afford a smile on At Fishers Cross
  • Minella Forfitness: Stayed on stoutly to take the Listed hurdle
  • He's a remarkable fourth winner of the day for Nicky Henderson
  • Legacy Gold provides a red letter day for the Crawford family in the mares' bumper
  • Even the bookmakers got into the spirit of dressing up on Ladies' Day

Aintree 2013 Ladies Day

It's all smiles ahead of a terrific day's racing...