If ever there was a group that justified the phrase ‘mixed bunch’, it would be horse race crowds. From the serious punter nose-deep in statistics to the casual racegoer enjoying an excuse for a pint, you’ll find the young and the old, the rich and the poor, the country set and the townies.
Yorkshire-based street photographer
In hindsight, Peter’s candid photos also draw attention to the easy frivolity of pre-pandemic race days. With spectator sports set to continue behind closed doors for the foreseeable future, we wonder when we’ll witness such carefree dynamics again?
A limited-edition photobook of A Day at the Races will be published through ADM Publications in October, for £12.50-£20. It’s available for preorder now,