Category: Reportage

Category: Reportage

This is Greater Manchester

A project for the NHS which wanted not just landmarks from the ten districts, but also people and portraits. There’s a barmaid from the Boar’s Head Inn in Middleton here, a couple from the BBC’s new home Salford Quays, Hollingworth Lake up in Rochdale, Lyme Park in Stockport, and a couple of traders from Bury […]

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Cuba

These pictures were taken during a week in Havana and two days spent in a quiet town nearby called Vinales. I won’t splurge on hyperbole, so I’ll finish by saying I was very reluctant to leave…

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Nick & Elise’s wedding

All the way over in Newcastle, the day started at Elise’s parents’ house, then the bride and wedding party were transported via vintage bus first to church, and then to Baltic for the reception – a venue which is right opposite the Millennium Bridge, making at least one portrait there essential. The day was very […]

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Police officer Nicola Hughes’s funeral

Photo essay of the ceremony in Manchester today, which concerned the first of the two murdered police officers. The funeral procession moved slowly up closed-off Deansgate to Manchester Cathedral where a service took place, and people gathered on the grass outside Urbis to listen. Hundreds of police were lining the roads and peeling off to […]

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Christie’s Walk of Hope

A remembrance event for people whose lives have been affected by cancer, the Walk Of Hope takes place at Tatton Park. There are various stops along the route where people can take part in small ceremonies, such as writing messages on smooth stones which they then cast into the lake, and when night falls around […]

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Table footballers

Though it’s said ‘all they do is kick a ball around a field and get ten grand a day for it’, I must admit after the amount of charity appearances they make they’ve probably got no time off whatsoever. Rio Ferdinand and Wayne Rooney here, playing a game of table tennis with a group of […]

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