Yorkshire, London and Jordan: introducing Connor Matheson

June 5, 2013
A Palestinian muslim man prays in his flat, Upperthorpe, Sheffield. Upperthorpe has a big Arabic community.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A Palestinian muslim man prays in his flat, Upperthorpe, Sheffield. Upperthorpe has a big Arabic community.
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A motorbike enthusiast performs a trick standing on the saddle on his motor bike, Ryhill, Wakefield.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A motorbike enthusiast performs a trick standing on the saddle on his motor bike, Ryhill, Wakefield.
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A Pigeon Fancier shows an injured bird in his brothers back garden. He is a police officer and is part of the local pigeon racing group district five in Sheffield. Pigeon racing is a traditional Yorkshire sport that is still practiced by many older people in the area. However many have expressed doubt that the next generation will keep on the tradition.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A Pigeon Fancier shows an injured bird in his brothers back garden. He is a police officer and is part of the local pigeon racing group district five in Sheffield. Pigeon racing is a traditional Yorkshire sport that is still practiced by many older people in the area. However many have expressed doubt that the next generation will keep on the tradition.
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A local man celebrates the Queen's Jubilee at a street party, with a thumbs up and a pint of lager, Bermondsey, London.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A local man celebrates the Queen’s Jubilee at a street party, with a thumbs up and a pint of lager, Bermondsey, London.
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Arrest in Barnsley centre after a fight in a kebab shop.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Arrest in Barnsley centre after a fight in a kebab shop.
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Comforting his friend while waiting for a taxi, West Street, Sheffield.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Comforting his friend while waiting for a taxi, West Street, Sheffield.
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A man who claims a bouncer assulted him is about to be arrested by police, Barnsley Centre.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A man who claims a bouncer assulted him is about to be arrested by police, Barnsley Centre.
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Furniture in the back garden, Bell vue, Wakefield.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Furniture in the back garden, Bell vue, Wakefield.
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Young people hang around outside their house, Havercroft, an ex pit village, Wakefield.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Young people hang around outside their house, Havercroft, an ex pit village, Wakefield.
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A man rests in a box with a can of beer, East Street Market, Walworth, London.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A man rests in a box with a can of beer, East Street Market, Walworth, London.
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Collecting money for the Salvation Army at a Christmas market, Sheffield City Centre.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Collecting money for the Salvation Army at a Christmas market, Sheffield City Centre.
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Making a cup of coffee at one of the many snack bars in Barnsley Indoor Market. Barnsley market is one of the most thriving sectors of the local economey and can feature up to 100, 000 people per week.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Making a cup of coffee at one of the many snack bars in Barnsley Indoor Market. Barnsley market is one of the most thriving sectors of the local economey and can feature up to 100, 000 people per week.
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Doing the washing up. Olushola lives by her self at park hill flats and has done so on and off since she was 19. In April she was forced to move out in order to make way for the privatiseation and renovation of the estate.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Doing the washing up. Olushola lives by her self at park hill flats and has done so on and off since she was 19. In April she was forced to move out in order to make way for the privatiseation and renovation of the estate.
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Olushola lives by her self at park hill flats and has done so on and off since she was 19. In April she was forced to move out in order to make way for the privatiseation and renovation of the estate.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Olushola lives by her self at park hill flats and has done so on and off since she was 19. In April she was forced to move out in order to make way for the privatiseation and renovation of the estate.
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A 16 year old boy hanging around, Park Hill estate, Sheffield.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A 16 year old boy hanging around, Park Hill estate, Sheffield.
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Ex miner gets ready to light a fire containing a Margaret Thatcher effigy, Goldthorpe, Barnsley.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Ex miner gets ready to light a fire containing a Margaret Thatcher effigy, Goldthorpe, Barnsley.
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A bonfire containing a Margaret Thatcher effigy and the word Scab on the day of her funeral, Goldthorpe, Barnsley.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A bonfire containing a Margaret Thatcher effigy and the word Scab on the day of her funeral, Goldthorpe, Barnsley.
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A bonfire containing a Margaret Thatcher effigy and the word Scab on the day of her funeral, Goldthorpe, Barnsley.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A bonfire containing a Margaret Thatcher effigy and the word Scab on the day of her funeral, Goldthorpe, Barnsley.
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Postal worker delivering the mail, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire  © Connor /reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Postal worker delivering the mail, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire
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Postal worker delivering the mail, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire  © Connor /reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Postal worker delivering the mail, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire
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Drunk in the street, outside the National Gallery, Trafalga Square, London.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Drunk in the street, outside the National Gallery, Trafalga Square, London.
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Palestinian refugees relax, refugee camp, Amman, Jordan.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Palestinian refugees relax, refugee camp, Amman, Jordan.
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The filming of a music video about Rapper Simeon Dwayne of MK1, Abandoned Heygate estate, Elephant and castle, London. The Heygate is well known for being one of the starkest examples of post-war modernism and urban decay in the United Kingdom. Its notoriety has led to it being used frequently as a filming location for music videos and movies. In total, 76 films have been made on the estate over three years to 2010, earning Southwark Council £91,000 in fees  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

The filming of a music video about Rapper Simeon Dwayne of MK1, Abandoned Heygate estate, Elephant and castle, London. The Heygate is well known for being one of the starkest examples of post-war modernism and urban decay in the United Kingdom. Its notoriety has led to it being used frequently as a filming location for music videos and movies. In total, 76 films have been made on the estate over three years to 2010, earning Southwark Council £91,000 in fees
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A resident with her child in a pushchair, Aylesbury Estate, Walworth, London.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A resident with her child in a pushchair, Aylesbury Estate, Walworth, London.
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Waiting for a train, Tulse Hill, London.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Waiting for a train, Tulse Hill, London.
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An England flag proudly on display in an allotment, Eldon Street, Barnsley Centre.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

An England flag proudly on display in an allotment, Eldon Street, Barnsley Centre.
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A young girl plays outside at the back of her grandmother's house. The terrace houses were original built to house factory workers, very few have changed since being built and many are seperated into bedsits. Bell Vue, Wakefield.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A young girl plays outside at the back of her grandmother’s house. The terrace houses were original built to house factory workers, very few have changed since being built and many are seperated into bedsits. Bell Vue, Wakefield.
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Brewing up a cup of love. A woman sneakily slips a sleeping tablet into her husband's tea to stop him going to the pub later in the evening. This practice is quite widespread amongst older people. They do this on occasion to stop family members going out drinking because they are often worried they will run into trouble on the street and because they don’t want them spending too much money. Yorkshire  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Brewing up a cup of love. A woman sneakily slips a sleeping tablet into her husband’s tea to stop him going to the pub later in the evening. This practice is quite widespread amongst older people. They do this on occasion to stop family members going out drinking because they are often worried they will run into trouble on the street and because they don’t want them spending too much money. Yorkshire
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