Goldsmiths Ladies Day
Fashion At The Festival - Best Dressed Lady
THE ‘BEST DRESSED LADY’ IS CHOSEN AT THE PIPER-HEIDSIECK JULY FESTIVAL
Nottingham’s Faye Cupitt was chosen as the ‘Best Dressed Lady’ as ‘Fashion at The Festival with Grand Arcade Cambridge’ got off to a colourful start at Newmarket Racecourses.
Jockey Frankie Dettori’s wife Catherine was on hand at the July Course to make the presentations on the first day of the Piper-Heidsieck July Festival.
Faye received, courtesy of Goldsmiths, an 18ct white gold, diamond pendant worth £799, a £250 Hobbs gift voucher, a meal for four in the racecourse’s Summer House and a Piper-Heidsieck magnum of Champagne.
The Piper-Heidsieck July Festival is one of Britain’s most stylish summer events, with visitors donning their finest clothes to complement and enhance the unique garden party atmosphere on the July Course.
The runner-up Emma Carpenter from Barton Mills received £300 to spend on John Lewis’s Weekend collection as well as an appointment with a fashion advisor of the retailer, plus four Premier Enclosure tickets to see Sir Tom Jones on Adnams Newmarket Night on Friday 10 August.
Third placed Corin Gonzalez received a £249 leather bag and matching purse, courtesy of Radley, and two Premier Enclosure tickets to the racecourses’ Betfred Cambridgeshire Day on Saturday 29 September.
Amy Starkey, Managing Director of Newmarket Racecourses, said: “It’s been a fantastic start to the Piper-Heidsieck July Festival. The crowds have come out in big numbers, some fantastically colourful fashions have been on show and the horseracing has been superb. And we still have Friday and Saturday to look forward to as well!”
On Friday, during ‘Fashion at The Festival with Grand Arcade Cambridge’, the ‘Best Accessory’ will be chosen, while on Saturday it is the turn of the ‘Best Dressed Couple’.
Visitors wishing to enter the fashion competitions can do so either online at www.newmarketracecourses.co.uk or by visiting the ‘Fashion at the Festival’ marquee.
Admission: Premier Enclosure £40; Grandstand & Paddock £23; Garden Enclosure £10. Accompanied under 18s are admitted free of charge. More information at www.newmarketracecourses.co.uk