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
Nepalese soldiers stand next to wrecked buildings at Durbar square, a UNESCO world heritage site that was badly damaged by the earthquake, in the historical centre of Kathmandu, Nepal
Gilles of Binche parade, a UNESCO World Heritage event, is the biggest and the liveliest annual carnival in Belgium.
Joey Ellison, Chairman of Dingle 2000, the trustee organisation for the Toxteth Reservoir, stands inside Toxteth Reservoir in Liverpool, England. The interior of the magnificent example of Victorian architecture and engineering will be open to the public from Friday as part of Liverpool’s Heritage Open Month
The sun sets over Mont Saint-Michel, a Unesco world heritage site in western France