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The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club, organisers of The Championships at Wimbledon, wants its famous south-west London grounds to retain the spirit of “tennis in an English garden”.
Though the crowd is encumbered with no strict dress codes, many Wimbledon-goers maintain an informal one. Panama hats, linen shirts and summer dresses are common. With such attire and unspoken codes of etiquette, Wimbledon can feel like the last outpost of the British empire.
To ensure spectators know their place — and reach their assigned seats — the courts are patrolled by volunteer stewards from the Army, Royal Navy, Royal Air Force and London Fire Brigade, all in pristine uniforms and caps.
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