Many famous faces were spotted at the Roodee for the first day of the Boodles May Festival.
TV presenter Jeremy Kyle enjoyed a flutter and was pictured in one of the racecourse's executive boxes alongside snooker legend John Parrott.
The Everton football team were also out and about for the Betway Chester Cup Day.
Among those present were skipper Phil Jagielka and his wife Emily, Gareth Barry and wife Louise, and Darron Gibson with wife Danielle.
Also in attendance were goalkeeper Tim Howard – who will leave the club at the end of the season to join MLS side Colorado Rapids – along with centre-back John Stones and Goodison stalwarts Tony Hibbert and Leon Osman.
The Everton players will be back at Finch Farm tomorrow morning to continue their preparations for Saturday's Premier League match at newly-crowned Premier League champions Leicester City.
Atomic Kitten's Natasha Hamilton was enjoying a day in the sunshine with friends from Chester's Secret Spa beauty salon.
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