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A statue is covered during restoration work at Westminster Abbey in London, England. Restoration work is continuing to transform part of the 13th-century Triforium into a new viewing and gallery area that will be open to the public for the first time. The work is due to be completed by 2018. Photo Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
A ground staff member chases a dog in the field. India vs England in the Second Test cricket match at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium
A member of staff poses next to some of the 400 postcards by various artists including Damien Hirst and Grayson Perry on display ahead of a secret auction, at the Maddox Gallery London, England. The auction takes place at the Bloomsbury Auction House on Thursday and is raising funds for the Hepatitis C Trust. Photo by Carl Court/Getty
Victoria Cross holders Bill Speakman, (2nd R) and Johnson Beharry (R) parade during the annual Remembrance Sunday Service at the Cenotaph on Whitehall in London, England. The Queen, senior politicians, including the British Prime Minister and representatives from the armed forces pay tribute to those who have suffered or died at war. Photo Jack Taylor/Getty
Scottish fans in Trafalgar Square before the England v Scotland World Cup qualifying game. Photo Eddie Keogh/Reuters
Outgoinng leader Nigel Farage (L) embraces new leader of the anti-EU UK Independence Party (UKIP) Diane James (R) as she is introduced at the UKIP Autumn Conference in Bournemouth, on the southern coast of England
Steampunk enthusiasts fix their attire in a church hall on the first day of ‘The Asylum Steampunk Festival’ in Lincoln, northern England
A Siemens security guard looks on as a Greenpeace activist dressed in a monkey costume demonstrate outside the Siemens’ UK headquarters in Camberley, England. Greenpeace activists joined two members of the Amazonian Munduruku tribe at German engineering company Siemens’ UK headquarters today to protest the building of mega dams in the Brazilian Amazon and to demand a meeting with senior management at the company
Armed Metropolitan Police counter terrorism officers take part in an exercise on the River Thames, London
A construction worker moves a traffic cone in front of artwork by Odeith and is part of the 2016 Upfest in Bristol, England. The annual event, which this year helped celebrate 45 years of the Mr Men and Little Miss book series, started in 2008 and is said to be the largest free street art and graffiti festival in Europe.
St Mary’s lighthouse on St Mary’s Island, England is seen here photographed at 3am on Wednesday morning, just before first light