The Year in Focus – 2014

So once again we’re heading towards that end of year time when many photographers roll out their ‘Year in Pictures‘ features showing some of their work from over the year. So it seems fitting that I post up some pictures from the range of work that I’ve shot this year. Some of it was shotContinue reading “The Year in Focus – 2014”

Crathorne Hall fire

A fire broke out today at the historic mansion house and grade II listed building, Crathorne Hall near Yarm in North Yorkshire. All of the guests and staff were evacuated safely from the site as the fire which started shortly after 10am this morning, caused serious damage to the east wing of the building. AtContinue reading “Crathorne Hall fire”

Cuts costs lives

Members and supporters of the Fire Brigades Union gathered in the centre of Middlesbrough today during a rally to voice their opposition to proposed cuts outlined by Cleveland Fire Authority. The FBU say that the proposed £6,000,000 budget cuts outlined by the government would lead to 130 job losses, including a quarter of the brigade’sContinue reading “Cuts costs lives”

The fire rages on

A huge fire started in a tyre recycling plant in Sherburn in Elmet yesterday. I headed down there late Thursday night for Getty Images to try and get some pictures through the night and again through the following day. Thousands of old tyres were, and still are, burning at the recycling plant in North Yorkshire sendingContinue reading “The fire rages on”