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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 – [...]

Publishing Services’ Pic of the Week

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 [...]

Publishing Services’ Pic of the Week

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 [...]

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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!

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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http://gty.im/71407097 This week’s Pic of the Week is of endurance athlete and ocean campaigner Lewis Pugh, who has taken on the challenge of swimming the 350-mile-long English Channel (Land’s End to Dover) to raise awareness of the plight of the world’s oceans. Spending up to five hours each day battling jellyfish stings, treacherous currents, and [...]

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This weekend marks the return of the biennial river festival right here in Bedford. The festival now in its 40th year takes place from 14th - 15th July on the beautiful embankment of the River Great Ouse as it passes through Bedford. The town is gearing up to welcome thousands of visitors to celebrate all [...]

Publishing Services’ Pic of the Week

http://gty.im/801924954                   Here's to another sunny weekend in the UK, enjoying the heatwave! Getty Images/kelly bowden

Publishing Services’ Pic of the Week

It’s Hedgehog Awareness Week, so we’ve chosen an image of this prickly fellow to highlight the decline of one of Britain’s favourite wildlife species. There are many ways to help, from creating ‘hedgehog highways’ in our gardens by cutting a 5-inch hole in the bottom of the fence to allow them to roam for food, [...]