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This afternoon.

RDS, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4

Scenes from Ladies Day at the Horse Show 2017.

Nicely tiftered, in fairness.

Yesterday: Show Ponies

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Look at his stupid hat.

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This afternoon.

RDS, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4

Scenes from the the first day of the 2017 Horse Show.

From pic 3: Joe and Julia Carey;l  Lillie Keenan riding for the USA team; Sarah and Denise Conway and Rose Collins ; Barry Twomey; Emily Jenkin and Victoria Ollivier.




This afternoon.

Ireland’s Allen Bertram (above) riding Romanov and USA’s Georgina Bloomberg (second pic) the daughter of the former Mayor of New York City Michael Bloomberg riding Lilli in the Nations Cup [Aga Kahn trophy] watched by President Higgins and Sabina.

More as we get it.

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Ireland, winner of the Nations Cup, from left:  Greg Broderick, Kenny Darragh , Chef D’Equipe Robert Splaine, Allen Bertram and Cian O Connor (boo hiss).

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This afternoon

Ladies Day at the RDS Horse Show, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.

Are ascots back?


Meanwhile: The Horse Show, 1965 (RTÉ Archives)

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Side-hatted Sarah Cass, winner of the Longines Elegance is Attitude award.

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Everyone wants to be ‘skeleton horse’.

Taken literally an hour ago at the RDS. Horses from ‘Horses Inside Out’ an organisation committed to teaching kids “how horses work”.

We only had books in our day.

(Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland)


Emir Irwin O’Shea and Clodagh Irwin Owens
Aisling Maher
Gemma Harrison and ‘Marcel Piggott’
Sarah Holes

Katie Faulkner
Victoria and Erika Tynan
Carol Kennelly
 Louise Hanlon
Carmel Joyce and Sean O’Donoghue
Kate Ferguson
Best dressed winner Yvette Byrne
Sarah Kelly, winner of most colourful dress.
Best dressed male Adam Kelly with judge Sharon Corr
Best-dressed winners: Carol Kennelly Yvette Byrne Sarah Kelly and  Adam Kelly

Taken this afternoon at the Blossom Hill Ladies Day at the Horse Show in the RDS Showgrounds, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.

(Sasko lazarov/Photocall Ireland)