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UPDATE: Police appealing for witnesses following a brawl outside Ascot Racecourse

Update, Wednesday, May 16, 9.15am: Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after a fight broke out at Ascot Racecrouse. 

The incident of affray involved a number of people shouting at each other and throwing punches.

The offenders are described as a group of white men and women all dressed smartly.

Investigating officer Detective Sergeant Alexandra Horne, based at Maidenhead police station, said: "I am appealing for anyone who was at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday who may have witnessed this incident or has any video footage of the altercation to make contact with us.

"The racecourse was busy at the time as it was a race day and so I urge anyone who may have information about this offence to get in touch."

If you have any information relating to this case, please call 101 quoting reference '43180144143', or contact Crimestoppers anonymously.


No arrests have been made following a huge brawl outside Ascot Racecourse on Saturday (May12).

Footage emerged on social media showing two groups of men trading punches at the venue’s front entrance at about 5.30pm.

The scuffles then spilled out onto Ascot High Street with security guards trying to separate the brawling racegoers.

Two men had to be treated for their injuries at the scene.

A spokesman for Thames Valley Police said: “There was an altercation reported to the force at about 5.30pm.

“Two groups of men were reported to be fighting in High Street following an altercation inside the racecourse.

“Anyone with any information about the incident is urged to call 101 and quote reference 657 (9/5).”

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