http://gty.im/sb10064322f-001 With the rain we had last week and continuing into this week, plants will be growing well and putting on a fine display for all to enjoy. One of the finest natural displays of the summer season must surely be the sight of lavender, followed closely by the large yellow heads of sunflowers, and [...]
http://gty.im/1128230919 We've been experiencing storms due to the heatwave here in the UK, luckily we're keeping safe and cool in the emc office! Have a great weekend!
http://gty.im/463839956 People Celebrate The Spring Festival In China BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 19: Chinese artists perform a dragon dance at a local amusement park during celebrations for the Lunar New Year February 19, 2015 in Beijing, China.The Chinese Lunar New Year of the [...]
http://gty.im/1064077752 TOPSHOT - Light displays are pictured during a photocall at Kew Gardens in south west London, on November 21, 2018, during an event to promote the launch of the 'Christmas at Kew Gardens' event. - The Kew at Night Christmas trail is [...]
http://gty.im/1058159320 In St Augustine's Church, Even Swindon, 1300 poppies have been suspended from the roof to represent the lives lost in the local area during World War I. This year marks the 100th anniversary of the armistice ending the First World War on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month – [...]
http://gty.im/171858407 As British Summer Time ends and the clocks go back this Sunday, here’s a pic of the beautiful clock tower on the Royal Liver Building in Liverpool. Built between 1908 and 1911, and part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the towers (crowned by [...]
As the apple harvesting season is coming to a close, it is time for many apple farmers to revel in a bumper bounty, and to savour in the fruits of their hard labour. Many people in the apple industry will be making merry to celebrate the end of the harvest whilst others will simply be [...]
http://gty.im/845985210 As were approaching mid October, the mornings are becoming crisp, the leaves have changed, the sun is getting lower and it's time to say goodbye to summer, and welcome this special season, with chilly autumn walks, pumpkin spice lattes and halloween preparations!
The long days of summer are almost over, and next week in the UK many kids will be returning to schools, but while the sun still shines we will have the beauty of butterflies with us for a little longer keeping the image of summer alive for many. The monarch butterfly, must surely rank as [...]
http://gty.im/137885222 Shelters and adoption centres across the country report that black cats are less likely to get adopted than their white or tabby counterparts. Half of the cats the RSPCA cares for are either black or black and white. There could be a number of reasons why black cats are overlooked, from their association with witchcraft, magic and bad luck to [...]