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Dressing up and getting crazy for Grand National Ladies' Day

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Racegoers enjoy the atmosphere of Ladies Day at the Aintree Grand National meeting on April 13, 2012 in Aintree, England.

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A racegoer plays to a televison camera as she enjoys the atmosphere of Ladies Day on April 13.

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A woman wearing high heeled shoes walks around Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool during Ladies Day at the the Grand National horse racing meeting.

Friday is traditionally Ladies' Day at the three-day meeting of the world famous Grand National at Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool, where fashion is more important than the racing. 

The meeting culminates in the Grand National on Saturday which is run over a distance of four miles and is the biggest betting race in the United Kingdom

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A racegoer sits in rubbish at the end of Ladies Day, the second day of the Grand National meeting at Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool.

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Racegoers are seen walking through rubbish at the end of Ladies Day.

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