Veteran Will Clark, 95 poses after receiving his campaign medals before a national service of commemoration to mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain at St Paul’s Cathedral in central London, Britain
Overnight reflections in Derwentwater in the Lake District near Keswick
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in her private audience room in Buckingham Palace, with one of her official red boxes. Queen Elizabeth II is planning to keep things low-key on Wednesday when she will overtake Queen Victoria as Britain’s longest-serving monarch
Larry the cat waits outside 10 Downing Street, London
Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Ed Miliband speaks at an election campaign event in Stockton-on-Tees in northern England
The peloton crosses the Runcorn Bridge during stage two of the 2014 Tour of Britain
Artist Virgile Ittah’s wax sculpture ‘Regarding the pain of the other’ is displayed with ‘Analogical change #5′ by Martine Poppe at the New Order II: British Art Today exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery on Thursday in London. The exhibition features a collection of new work from the cream of Britain’s emerging artists.
An Afghan National Army soldier walks on Nader Khan Hill in Kabul, Afghanistan. Celebrations to mark the country’s 94th Independence Day from Britain include a small military parade and folk festivals in the capital on Monday