Grassroots – Hartlepool

I was on assignment yesterday for Getty Images covering theĀ UK Independence Party North east conference held at the Borough Hall in Hartlepool. The event brought together members of the party to listen to a series of speakers from the party leadership including their party leader Nigel Farage, the Deputy Leader Paul Nuttall and the MEPContinue reading “Grassroots – Hartlepool”

Local and European elections.

Voters across Teesside and East Cleveland had the opportunity to vote today in the local and European elections. Polling stations were scattered all over the region and were open from 7am to 10pm. Here’s a few of the pictures I shot throughout the day at some of the polling stations and below them are linksContinue reading “Local and European elections.”

UK Independence Party visit

The leader of the UK Independence Party Nigel Farage visited Yarm and Gateshead recently as part of a north-east tour ahead of next month’s European elections. During the visit to Yarm he spoke briefly to a couple of local shopkeepers as he bought some bacon and Cumberland sausages from a butcher and some red rosesContinue reading “UK Independence Party visit”