Could be sisters! Carol Vorderman and her lookalike daughter hit Silverstone for a day at the races
00:50 GMT, 9 July 2012
With Andy Murray fighting to make history at Wimbledon this weekend, the British Grand Prix at Silverstone became a second thought for many sports fans.
However, even with Centre Court seemingly lined with the great and good of British pop culture, Formula One still had a decent turn out of celebrities.
Caro Vorderman turned up to the event at the Northamptonshire race circuit accompanied by her incredibly similar-looking daughter Katie King.
Like mother like daughter: Carol Vorderman showed up to Silverstone at the Northamptonshire race circuit accompanied by her very similar-looking daughter Katie King
Always stylish Carol, 51,
wore very tight jeans with brown boots and a white shirt that showed
off her curves.
Carol tweeted several pictures of
herself with Katie around Silverstone, and added the caption: 'With my
baby Katie…just finished her 1st year at Cambridge Uni #2petrolheads
next to Vettel's car xx'.
Kate Hudson showed up with her son Ryder Robinson.
Lovely lady: Carol wore a pair of tight jeans with an equally fitted shirt that helped to show off her amazingly curvy body
Superstar: Hollywood actor Kate Hudson was the biggest name at Silverstone, and she was joined by her son Ryder, earlier today
The pair were together for the majority of the day as she showed him around the paddock and enjoyed her VIP status.
The 33-year-old dressed appropriately for the windy and wet day but maintained her sense of glamorous style.
She wore an off white blouse with a sheep skin gilet and blue jeans with a pair of knee high brown suede boots.
Great minds: While Kate may be a bigger star than Carol Vorderman, the TV presenter looked as good in a similar outfit
Mummy's boy: Kate seemed excited to be spending the day bonding with her little son Ryder, but he didn't look as enthused
The Bride Wars star looked effortlessly cool in her ensemble with a pair of large sunglasses but, she wasn't the only celebrity to favour that style.
Hudson's famous musician partner Matt
Bellamy was also at the event but he chose to hang out with Muse band
member Dominic Howard.
confessed motor fan Hugh Grant was his usual dapper self as he stopped
by to talk to his friend Christian Horner, the team manager of the Red
Bull Racing team.
Boys will be boys: Muse band members Matt Bellamy and Dominic Howard spent the afternoon with each other getting a closer look at the cars
Smart guy: Actor Hugh Grant stopped by to talk to Christian Horner, the team manager of Red Bull Racing
Comedian Rowan Atkinson has a large
collection of sports cars so it was no surprise to see his face in the
paddock, however, his partner in crime for the day was musician Leo
British thespians were there in large numbers today as comic Simon Pegg was spotted hanging around with DJ turned actor Goldie.
Friends in high places: Hugh got to rub shoulders with Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone
The odd couple: Musician Leo Sayer and actor Rowan Atkinson were given the VIP treatment at the British Grand Prix
The likely lads: Actor Simon Pegg and DJ Goldie hung out together with their special VIP status
The unlikely pairing even cosied up together for a quick photograph before getting back to catching up with each other.
Aside from the popular faces there were also some less expected names such as MP's Jeremy Hunt and Kenneth Clarke.
two politicians were seen getting on famously with television chef
Gordon Ramsey, but not as well as good looking couple Jamie and Louise
New friends: MP Jeremy Hunt and Kenneth Clarke had a chat with television chef Gordon Ramsey, who looked less than impressed with them
Just beautiful: Husband and wife Jamie and Louise Redknapp were picture perfect in smart blazers