Ladies flock to enter the Best Dressed Lady Competition at the Dublin Horse Show at the Royal Dublin Society (RDS).

A car worth £6,000 was the prize for the woman who is named Best Dressed Lady at the Horse Show. Dr. James White the Honorary Secretary of the Royal Dublin Society explains to Nick Coffey what the judges are looking for

Outstanding elegant beautiful clothes.

The competitors themselves explain to RTÉ why they entered the competition! Most had their eyes on the prize - the Citroën Dyane.

Fashion is fantastic... the car is beautiful!

An RTÉ News report broadcast on 7 August 1986. The reporter is Nick Coffey.