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A festival goer enjoys herself in the crowd during day one of the Wireless Festival at Perry Park, Birmingham on Friday
Newfoundland dogs wait their turn to be shown during the first day of Crufts on Thursday in Birmingham central England. The annual event sees dog breeders from around the world compete in a number of competitions with one dog going on to win the “Best in Show” category.
Men work on a transparent lift shaft near the dome at the Library of Birmingham on Thursday in preparation for its official opening on September 3. The futuristic building designed by architect Francine Hoube has cost £189m.