In Pictures

Your Week in Pictures

You have been sending us your photos of news stories across the globe this week. Here is a selection of them:

Image copyright Chris Weston

A fire consumed a large part of Eastbourne's pier destroying a significant section of the historic Victorian structure. Chris Weston took this picture while tourists and residents could only watch as the attraction was engulfed in flames.

Image copyright Eddie Mitchell

Eddie Mitchell's aerial view captured the speed at which the fire was travelling.

Image copyright Robin Mair

A series of gas explosions in the southern Taiwanese city of Kaohsiung on Friday reportedly killed 24 people. Robin Mair took this photo and said the damage stretched along more than a kilometre of road.

Image copyright John Albiston

An afternoon stroll in Glasgow became a colourful treat for one year old Harriet. Dad John Albiston had just finished watching the Men's Marathon when they came across this splash of vibrancy.

Image copyright Chris Norman

Chris Norman shared with us the display that Commonwealth games spectators see to mark the end of each day of competition.

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