Pic of the Week: Valentines Day: 14th February 2019

14th Feb 2019

Lisa Shalom 'Pausing for affection' St Valentine's Day is said to have originated to commemorate the martyrdom of Valentinus at the hands of Claudius on 14th February, and to be celebrated from 496AD. Going even further back,…
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Get inspired to enter our World at your Feet Photographic Competition

13th Feb 2019

© Yevhen Samuchenko, Alone with the Universe. © Chirag Khatri, Dubai Fog. © Chris Mills, Lupin Leaf. © Anindya Phani, Net Work. © Partha Pratim Saha, Jewels in the Crown. © Darin Goodsell, Vale…
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Pic of the Week: The Mosque

8th Feb 2019

Susan Brown 'The Mosque' As our Pic of the Week this week, we have chosen this image by Susan Brown, which is part of our Architecture catalogue. Architecture will be out on tour from next week, starting…
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Competition Close Up: Community Spirit Winner: Mike Fogg

7th Feb 2019

Mike Fogg 'Cutting the Tape' The Winning Image The image depicts the opening of the Schoolroom cafe in the village of Woodham Ferrers in Essex. Mike had been asked by the local community pastor, to go…
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Chinese New Year: 5th February 2019

6th Feb 2019

Olivier Ramera 'Traffic' Traditionally, the holiday, known as Spring Festival, encompassing the Chinese New Year, lasts for 15 days. The date of the New Year itself changes each year as it is calculated according to…
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Pic of the Week: Snow! 1st February 2019

1st Feb 2019

Victor Tregubov Looooots of Snow This white stuff has been the main subject of conversation, both spoken and on social media for the last few days, so we thought we'd join in with this stunning image…
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National Storytelling Week 2019

24th Jan 2019

Last Kiss by Knut Hybinette "Stories belong to everyone.... what's your story? What will you be telling and where will you be telling it?" Created by Del Reid and Paul Jackson from the Society for Storytelling,…
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Pic of the Week: Burns Night: 25 January 2019

23rd Jan 2019

Pawel Zygmunt 'The King of Scotland' Burns Night, now a national event commemorating the life of revolutionary Scot, Robert Burns, was originally a memorial dinner for close friends and family. Robert "Rabbie" Burns, Scotland's National Poet, wrote…
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Pic of the Week:Winnie the Pooh Day

18th Jan 2019

Janette Hill 'Eurasian Brown Bear Today is Winnie the Pooh day, chosen as 18th January was author, A.A Milne's birthday. The characters in the popular stories and now multi million dollar Disney franchise, are based on cuddly…
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Pic of the Week: National Youth Day: India

11th Jan 2019

Eduardo Seastres 'Baby in the Basket' The Indian Government declared Swami Vivekananda’s birthday, January 12, as National Youth Day to honor the great spiritual leader, and to encourage the youth in the country. In 1893…
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