Here’s a round-up of last year’s Ascot in numbers…
279,452 people attended Royal Ascot in 2013
Ascot has more private boxes that any other sporting facility in Europe – 222
330 Chefs will be on duty for Ascot 2014.
Last Year’s Bar Bill:
51,000 bottles of champagne
125,000 glasses of Pimms
174,000 pints of beer
Which was mopped up by…
5,000 kilos of salmon
7000 Cornish and Folkestone crabs
2,400 kilos of beef sirloin
3,700 rumps of English lamb
10,000 Angus steaks.