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!
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 [...]
emc goes wakeboarding – just in time for the rain! Yesterday some of us braved the sudden turn of weather to enjoy the watersports at Box End. Here, designer Josie is looking cold but confident during her first wakeboarding experience. Apparently it's much harder than it looks though!
This week’s pic of the week is of the emc trekkers at the finish line after walking 26.5 miles in the Peak District to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. After months of training, the group crossed the finish line after 9 hours and 43 minutes. Everyone here at emc design is extremely proud! If [...]
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 [...]
http://gty.im/801924954 Here's to another sunny weekend in the UK, enjoying the heatwave! Getty Images/kelly bowden
http://gty.im/883197798 Yesterday was the summer solstice. The longest day of the year may be over but we can still enjoy those long summer weekends. We hope you have a great one!
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, [...]
http://gty.im/685015109 A fisherman in front of the skyscrapers of the Malabar Hills in Mumbai (Bombay), Maharashtra, India, Asia – Alex Robinson/Getty Images
http://gty.im/482194741 Can you see it? This image was found by Amy, one of our senior designers, while looking through Getty's stunning slideshow of animals hidden in plain sight. Have a great weekend!