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High sided vehicles overturned by galeforce winds of Storm Doris on a mountain pass, A53 nr Flash, Peak District National Park, Staffordshire © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

High sided vehicles overturned by galeforce winds of Storm Doris on a mountain pass, A53 nr Flash, Peak District National Park, Staffordshire
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

High sided vehicles overturned by gale force winds of Storm Doris on a mountain pass, A53 nr Flash, Peak District National Park, Staffordshire © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

High sided vehicles overturned by gale force winds of Storm Doris on a mountain pass, A53 nr Flash, Peak District National Park, Staffordshire
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

A layer of smog settling over the financial district at Canary Wharf, London. A heat wave coupled with still air, industrial pollution, vehicle emissions and dust from the Sahara desert produced high pollution levels. Levels around Tower Hamlets and remained at 7 to 8 Moderate on Tuesday. Tower Hamlets has some of the highest levels of Tuberculosis in the UK and some of the lowest life expectancy rates.  © Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

A layer of smog settling over the financial district at Canary Wharf, London. A heat wave coupled with still air, industrial pollution, vehicle emissions and dust from the Sahara desert produced high pollution levels. Levels around Tower Hamlets and remained at 7 to 8 Moderate on Tuesday. Tower Hamlets has some of the highest levels of Tuberculosis in the UK and some of the lowest life expectancy rates.
© Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Watford City, North Dakota - Natural gas is flared off as oil is pumped in the Bakken shale formation.  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Watford City, North Dakota – Natural gas is flared off as oil is pumped in the Bakken shale formation.
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Price per litre of petrol on a garage forecourt goes down to below a £1 for the fist time as the price of oil drops. Druids Heath, Birmingham © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Price per litre of petrol on a garage forecourt goes down to below a £1 for the fist time as the price of oil drops. Druids Heath, Birmingham
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

An oil well and wind turbines in west Texas. USA © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

An oil well and wind turbines in west Texas. USA
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Taft, California - Oil wells in the oil fields of southern San Joaquin Valley. © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Taft, California – Oil wells in the oil fields of southern San Joaquin Valley.
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Taft, California - Natural gas pipeline in the oil and gas fields of southern San Joaquin Valley. © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Taft, California – Natural gas pipeline in the oil and gas fields of southern San Joaquin Valley.
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Taft, California - An expansion loop in a natural gas pipeline frames an oil well in the oil and gas fields of southern San Joaquin Valley. © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Taft, California – An expansion loop in a natural gas pipeline frames an oil well in the oil and gas fields of southern San Joaquin Valley.
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Wilmington, California - An oil refinery, operated by BP displaying a huge American flag. © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Wilmington, California – An oil refinery, operated by BP displaying a huge American flag.
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

An oil tanker berthed at a terminal, Fawley Refinery, Oil refinery, Southampton Water. © Paul Box/reportdigital.co.uk

An oil tanker berthed at a terminal, Fawley Refinery, Oil refinery, Southampton Water.
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Tanker driver delivering fuel to a Shell petrol station. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Tanker driver delivering fuel to a Shell petrol station.
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Stanlow Oil Refinery, Essar Energy, Ellesmere Port, Chesire. © John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Stanlow Oil Refinery, Essar Energy, Ellesmere Port, Chesire.
© John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Watford City, North Dakota - Oil production in the Bakken shale formation. The oil boom has turned North Dakota into America's second-largest oil producer. © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Watford City, North Dakota – Oil production in the Bakken shale formation. The oil boom has turned North Dakota into America’s second-largest oil producer.
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Pembroke Refinery, Valero Energy Corporation, Rhoscrowther, Pembrokeshire coast, Wales  © John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Pembroke Refinery, Valero Energy Corporation, Rhoscrowther, Pembrokeshire coast, Wales
© John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

An Uncle Sam figure next to a BP petrol station, Norfolk. Uncle Sam was a national personification of the power of America and a nickname for the U.S. federal government Uncle Sam is derived from two earlier symbolic figures in American folklore—Brother Jonathan and Yankee Doodle. The most famous image of Uncle Sam was created by James Montgomery Flagg where Uncle Sam wears a tall top hat and blue jacket and is pointing at the viewer. In World War I it was used for a recruiting poster with the words: I Want You For The U.S. Army  © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

An Uncle Sam figure next to a BP petrol station, Norfolk. Uncle Sam was a national personification of the power of America and a nickname for the U.S. federal government Uncle Sam is derived from two earlier symbolic figures in American folklore—Brother Jonathan and Yankee Doodle. The most famous image of Uncle Sam was created by James Montgomery Flagg where Uncle Sam wears a tall top hat and blue jacket and is pointing at the viewer. In World War I it was used for a recruiting poster with the words: I Want You For The U.S. Army
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking Teachers Send Santa Message to Academy Sponsor Ark

Striking teachers from Copeland School of Wembley in North London dress in Santa suits and protest against the school being forcibly turned into an academy. Copeland faced being turned into an academy by charity Ark. Ark is run by the Conservative party national treasurer Stanley Fink. The protest was held outside the Ark Brent Academy. Brent Academy was the site of the longest campaign against an academy school between 2004 and 2008. The soundbite is from ATL Secretary Hank Roberts. He led the campaign in Brent against the Ark Academy.
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London Cyclists Protest Road Deaths

Several thousand cyclists perform a mass die in outside Transport For London offices in Southwark. The protest was to raise issue with the recent spate of cyclist deaths and to call for better and safer cycle paths in the capital.

Occupy Thatcher Constituency Office

Squating activists occupy the front entrance to the Conservative Constituency Office in Finchely of former leader Margaret Thatcher. The office is now run by Mike Freer. He is one of the architects of the act that criminalised squatting. The Occupy protestors called for Mr Freer to hug the homeless and spend a night sleeping on the streets.
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Page Hall Roma Community

Daylight scenes from the Page Hall community in Sheffield where English and Asian residents claim tensions with the Roma community are at breaking point. The footage shows two Asian lads verbally abuse a young Roma boy playing football in the street. Some residents have set up evening patrols to gather evidence on Roma people and report back to the police. The most common complaint by residents is children playing football in the streets. The area is currently under a 9pm curfew and children under 18 are moved on by the police.

Page Hall Residents Patrol

The Page Hall English and Asian residents patrol in Sheffield walk the streets at night to gather evidence of anti social behaviour. Some residents claim tensions with the Roma community are at breaking point. The most common complaint by residents is children playing football in the streets. The area is currently under a 9pm curfew and children under 18 are moved on