Royal supporters sit opposite St James’s Palace in London on Wednesday, where Prince George of Cambridge was to be baptised in the Chapel Royal. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge invited close friends and family to the christening.
(left to right) Father Luke and Father Gordon and Father Matthew look out over the lake at Ampleforth, North Yorkshire at the Autumn trees. Ampleforth Abbey and College is the UK’s largest Benedictine community and is set in one of North Yorkshire’s Areas of Outstanding Beauty.
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A Christie’s employee looks up at artist Martin Honert’s ‘Giants’ at The Thinking Big auction exhibition at the Sorting Office on Friday in London. The Saatchi Gallery and Christies are holding the auction of contemporary sculpture and installation to support the Saatchi Gallery’s policy of free entry to exhibitions. Thinking Big features the work of Tracey Emin and the Chapman brothers, as well as newer talents such as Toby Ziegler and Kader Attia.
Members of Parliament pose for pictures with their pets during the annual Westminster Dog of the Year competition outside Parliament in London
French artist JR, creator of the Inside Out project, poses on Monday with some of his portraits at Somerset House in London, England. Showing at the Lazarides Gallery and also on hoardings at a building site opposite the Old Bailey court, the exhibition comprises giant black and white images of members of the public who are photographed in a mobile studio mounted on the back of a small truck.
Conservative leader and prime minister, David Cameron, delivers his keynote speech to close the party’s annual conference in Manchester on Wednesday.
Boris Johnson, Mayor of London, delivers a speech on Wednesday on the third day of the Conservative Party’s annual conference in Manchester, UK.
A woman takes a picture of installation ‘Realidad’ by British artist Sarah Lucas at the Whitechapel gallery in London.
Theresa May, British home secretary, is photographed in front of pictures of her predecessors at the Home Office on Friday. Read more
Mist lies in a valley near Goathland in the North Yorkshire Moors at sunrise on Thursday in Pickering, England. More seasonal autumnal weather is returning to much of the UK after a late spell of warmer-than-average temperatures. Read more