http://gty.im/485760133 This week's pic is from the Annual Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival held in New York this week. It is held on Fifth Avenue and is a New York tradition dating back to 1870, where social aristocracy would parade their fashions! Paraders dress in colourful and [...]
http://gty.im/657725420 This week's pic is of Istanbul's famous Galata tower last Saturday evening, ahead of its lights being switched off for an hour, in aid of the Earth Hour movement. Earth Hour was started by the WWF in 2007, now millions of people around the world set aside an [...]
http://gty.im/563004303 This week's pic, is a photo to make you smile. A positive event this week, was National Puppy Day in the US. Here is a naughty puppy who seems to have got into a spot of bother!
http://gty.im/648454170 This week's pic is of India's preparations for the upcoming festival of Holi, also known as the 'festival of colours'. The Holi festival is a Hindu spring festival, and is celebrated around the world, but mostly in India and Nepal. In India the festival marks [...]
http://gty.im/497313631 This week’s pic was chosen by Sarah, in light of the return of (and based on a story from) one of our team members, Janet, who has been in her homeland of South Africa! She told us about a hotel owner, who, often having to deal with pests [...]
http://gty.im/572509273 “Stories tell us of what we already knew and forgot, and remind us of what we haven’t yet imagined.” – Anne L. Watson, author. This week is National Story Telling week! We have been using storytelling as a form of communication for thousands of years. [...]
http://gty.im/498617491 Happy New Year from the Creative Services team! We've got a frosty first pic of the week for 2017, in the spirit of new beginnings, and New Year's resolutions. Hope your new year is off to a fresh start!
http://gty.im/526009750 This week's image is of a lovely winter scene of a bevvy swans on a lake at dawn, with striking contrasting colours as the sun rises above the trees.
http://gty.im/530370189 Tomorrow, Bonfire night is celebrated. Also known as Guy Fawkes night, or Firework night. On November the 5th 1605, Guy Fawkes was arrested, preventing the Houses of Parliament being destroyed by the Gunpowder plot. Since then, November the 5th is a celebration of [...]
http://gty.im/496720602 Diwalli celebrations will be in full swing this weekend. The festival of light is celebrated by families and communities coming together, with houses being decorated with lights and candles, and firework displays. The nights are drawing in, and with the clocks going back on Saturday, this lovely [...]