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A lampost given to Stratford by the people of Israel stands outside the Royal Shakespeare Company
Audience members hold the SNP party Scottish Parliament election manifesto up during its launch at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre in Edinburgh, as the party bids for its third term in power
Britain’s Prince William is hugged by Chewbacca as British actor John Boyega smiles during a tour of the Star Wars sets at Pinewood studios in Iver Heath, west of London. Prince William and Prince Harry are touring Pinewood to visit the production workshops and meet the creative teams working behind the scenes on the Star Wars films.
A ship sits out in the North Sea near Tynemouth beach, North Tyneside, just before sunrise
An activist from the enviromental oganisation Greenpeace attaches a replica gas mask to the face of the statue of Nelson on Nelson’s column during a protest in Trafalgar Square, London. Greenpeace activists scaled numerous statues across the capital to highlight dangerous levels of pollution.
Prime Minister David Cameron helps to campaign for a ‘Remain’ vote in the forthcoming EU referendum at a phone centre in London today along with fellow pro EU campaigners, Lord Ashdown, Lord Kinnock and Tessa Jowell
A gallery assistant poses with a design included in the exhibition “Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear” during a photo call preview at the V&A museum in London
Freelance sculpture conservator Scarlett Hutchin, working for English Heritage, buffs wax polish applied to artist Adrian Jones’ sculpture, Quadriga, on top of Wellington Arch at Hyde Park Corner. The landmark sculpture is being cleaned, repaired and re-waxed by a team of specialists as part of a major English Heritage conservation programme
Viconte Du Noyer ridden by jockey Jonathan Burke in the Betfred Red Rum Handicap Chase during the Grand Opening Day of the Crabbie’s Grand National Festival at Aintree Racecourse, Liverpool
Junior doctors and staff members take part in a strike outside St Thomas’ Hospital on in London, England. Junior doctors in England are currently taking part in a 48 hour strike, their fourth in their long-running dispute with the government over contract changes.
Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, gestures at a baby as he speaks with customers during a visit to a cafe in Harlow, England. Mr Corbyn visited the Essex town to launch Labour Party’s local election campaign
A man walks his dog on Aberavon beach in the shadow of the Tata Steel plant at Port Talbot on Wednesday. Indian owners Tata Steel put its British business up for sale yesterday, placing thousands of jobs at risk and hitting the already floundering UK steel industry.