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  1. Daily Mail on line : https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8491821/English-drinkers-return-pubs-night-bar-closures.html Poole, UK. 5th July 2020. Michelle Kerr, landlady at the Poole Arms on a bustling Poole Quay, Dorset as cafes and pubs reopened this weekend . Credit: Richard Crease/Alamy Live News Contributor: Richard Crease / Alamy Stock Photo Image ID: 2C5W765 Poole, UK. 5th July 2020. Jim Adams enjoys his pint at the Poole Arms on a bustling Poole Quay as cafes and pubs reopened this weekend . Credit: Richard Crease/Alamy Live News Contributor: Richard Crease / Alamy Stock Photo Image ID: 2C5W76E Poole, UK. 5th July 2020. The Critchell family enjoy their first pint out at the Poole Arms on a bustling Poole Quay as cafes and pubs reopened this weekend . Credit: Richard Crease/Alamy Live News Contributor: Richard Crease / Alamy Stock Photo Image ID: 2C5W72J
  2. Daily Mail on line : https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8475107/Easyjet-sack-5-000-staff-close-three-bases.html Passengers boarding Ryanair aircraft, Airport Marrakesh, Morocco. Contributor: Perry van Munster / Alamy Stock Photo Image ID: 2AH127B
  3. Daily Mail online : https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8395151/Closure-public-loos-cause-new-health-disaster.html https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8395515/Boris-Johnson-set-plans-rebuild-Britain-coronavirus-pandemic.html Brighton UK 25th May 2020 - Visitors queue for a public toilet in the late afternoon sunshine on Brighton beach and seafront as the bank holiday weekend draws to an end today on the south coast during the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic crisis . Credit: Simon Dack / Alamy Live News Contributor: Simon Dack News / Alamy Stock Photo Image ID: 2BTFHFP https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8395207/Why-king-butterflies-set-comeback-Purple-Emperor-set-record-numbers-summer.html A rare Purple Emperor Butterfly, Apatura iris, feeding on minerals on the ground. Contributor: Sandra Standbridge / Alamy Stock Photo Image ID: W26J12 Purple Emperor Butterfly (Apatura iris) male with wings open, against white background. Captive, UK. Contributor: Nature Picture Library / Alamy Stock Photo Image ID: W7N6FC
  4. Daily Mail online : https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8393317/Mother-describes-195-000-dream-home-slid-oblivion-inside-family.html Eastchurch, Kent, UK. 1st June, 2020. Pictures of the cliff collapse house in Eastchurch, Kent this morning. (All photos taken from a safe working distance using a telescopic pole, whilst residents were allowed brief access through the safety barriers to get some of their belongings). Credit: James Bell/Alamy Live News - Image ID: 2BWF03B
  5. It's an industry in turmoil for sure and changes are ongoing still ... hang on tight, the rough ride continues ... !
  6. Agree with you on this ... but what can be done .. just have to hope that maybe the whole micro system will implode as clients start to show a preference towards unique instead of cheap ! Maybe wishful thinking but nothing surprises me anymore ! I absolutely do not agree with culling images that have not sold in the last twelve months though ... I and many others have been adding for a long time and that adds up to a lot of work ... I would not be happy if these started being removed on that basis alone ! As an example, this image has just been licensed for the first time and was shot in 1996 !!
  7. How about purging all of the collections imported from other agencies that have those same images on multiple agencies and instead promote the exclusive images that individual contributors have here and nowhere else ....
  8. Unfortunately, that was the unique USP at Alamy until, for reasons best known to themselves, they started to import complete collections from other agencies ....
  9. Daily Mail online : https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8368505/UK-weather-Britain-braces-hottest-day-year-far.html Bournemouth, Dorset UK. 29th May 2020. UK weather: another lovely warm sunny day at Bournemouth beaches with a bit of a breeze, as the glorious weather continues and temperatures rise. Sunseekers head to the seaside to enjoy the sunshine. Credit: Carolyn Jenkins/Alamy Live News Contributor: Carolyn Jenkins / Alamy Stock Photo Image ID: 2BW2R3K Lyme Regis, Dorset, UK. 29th May, 2020. UK Weather. Scorching hot sunshine and clear blue skies at the seaside resort of Lyme Regis on the hottest day of the year so far. Families and beachgoers are expected to flock to the beach to enjoy socially-distanced sunbathing as the heatwave continues into the weekend. Credit: Celia McMahon/Alamy Live News Contributor: Celia McMahon / Alamy Stock Photo Image ID: 2BW2HW5
  10. Daily Mail online : https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8363261/Hogweed-grow-20ft-tall-cause-burns-blindness-theyre-marching-Britain.html Children looking at Giant Hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum). Contributor: WILDLIFE GmbH / Alamy Stock Photo Image ID: C8GHAH Giant Hogweed warning sign. Contributor: Tony LeMoignan / Alamy Stock Photo Image ID: EYCK7H Giant hogweed poisonous plant weed Contributor: John Davidson Photos / Alamy Stock Photo Image ID: HT2A4H Giant hogweed poisonous plant weed Contributor: John Davidson Photos / Alamy Stock Photo Image ID: HT2A4H
  11. I have Avast antivirus on my Mac ... free and it seems to work fine ...
  12. Daily Mail online : https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8355965/BBQs-garden-socialising-friends-family-bubbles-green-light-month.html Bournemouth, Dorset UK. 25th May 2020. UK weather: scorching hot at Bournemouth beaches with clear blue skies and unbroken sunshine, as temperatures soar on Bank Holiday Monday. Sunseekers flock to the seaside and beaches are packed, with car parks full and cars left anywhere and everywhere. Ben and John head down to the beach with their supplies - a box of Corona! Credit: Carolyn Jenkins/Alamy Live News - Image ID: 2BTF0YH
  13. Daily Mail online : https://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-8345663/RICHARD-LITTLEJOHN-Skiving-Sunny-Afternoon.html 20th May, Sheffield, UK. Two friends drinking alcohol as they sunbathe in the Botanical Gardens, Sheffield on a warm day. The British government eased some measures allowing for the people to spend more time outdoors without restrictions Credit: Ioannis Alexopoulos/Alamy Live News - Image ID: 2BR3P20
  14. Daily Mail on line : https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8338371/Scotlands-rural-villages-send-visitors-clear-message-home-signs.html Balquhidder, Stirlingshire, Scotland, UK. 4th Apr, 2020. Balquhidder, is one of several Stirlingshire beauty spots that witnessed increased visitors immediately before the coronavirus lockdown. There is now a sign at the entrance to the village asking people not to visit because of a lack of infrastructure and support, with, for example the nearest hospital being 40 miles away. The roads in the area were almost deserted this morning as people appear to be following instructions to "stay at home" Credit: Kay Roxby/Alamy Live News - Image ID: 2BCD47M The other one from Ballachulish, Lochaber ... I can't find ....
  15. Thank You Jill ... appreciated ...
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