Pictures of the week: Bristol Balloon Fiesta

Bristol balloon fiesta, taken from the air. This year’s International Balloon Fiesta kicked off on 31st July 2015 and our snapper took off at dawn to capture the first balloons soaring above the city.

PICTURE OF THE WEEK: ELECTION BATTLE OF THE PICTURES

ast week you may have noticed that the media was full of election news and pictures. With all press agencies, photographers and picture providers jostling to get their photos into the newspapers, it was quite appropriate that SWNS won a landslide showing on election day.

Pictures of the Week: Winter Solstice at Stonehenge

Solstice at Stonehenge is always one of the picture highlights of the year ­ twice a year thousands of revelers, druids and pagans gather at the ancient monument to a soundtrack of beating drums, singing and dancing. This years winter solstice was celebrated on the 22 December ­ rather than the 21st which was officially the shortest day ­ as Monday's sunrise was the closest to the moment when the North Pole was tilted furthest from the sun.