England's Big Picture: 9 - 15 May 2016


Each day we feature a photograph sent in from across England - the gallery will grow during the week.

If you have a picture you would like to share, please see below the images for details on how to submit yours.

image copyrightLewis Horsley
image captionLewis Horsley took this photo on 9 May at 03:00 BST near Millom in the Lake District. He says: "A planned Milky Way shoot was not so rudely interrupted by some minor activity from the Aurora"
image copyrightMichiko Smith
image captionMichiko Smith took this image on 8 May of Selwicks Bay in Flamborough, near to Bridlington in the East Riding of Yorkshire using a 30-second exposure
image copyrightJames Badics
image captionJames Badics took this photo on 8 May of the sunset at Mam Tor, Castleton in Derbyshire
image copyrightDavid Neve
image captionDavid Neve took this photo of the Humber Bridge from Barton-Upon-Humber, North Lincolnshire, on 5 May at 20:37 BST. He said it was taken during a journey that took him over the bridge and he had 10 minutes to capture the bridge at twilight
image copyrightJulia Amies-Green
image captionJulia Amies-Green took this photo on 2 May on the moor at Cloutsham, Dunkery in the Exmoor National Park. She says: "Spring on Exmoor heralds the arrival of this young foal, being protected by its mother and a small herd of the iconic free living Exmoor ponies"
image copyrightChris Lyons
image captionChris Lyons took this striking image of the horizon near to Ross-on-Wye in south Herefordshire
image copyrightJoakim Selin
image captionJoakim Selin captured a moody and colourful sunset in the time before a storm at Brill Windmill in Buckinghamshire on 24 April

How to submit a picture

If you have a picture you'd like to share, email us at england@bbc.co.uk, post it on Facebook or tweet it to @BBCEngland. You can also find us on Instagram - use #englandsbigpicture to share an image there.

When emailing pictures, please make sure you include the following information:

  • The full name of the person who took the pictures (as this person owns the copyright);
  • Confirmation that the copyright holder gives permission for the BBC to use their pictures across all its outputs;
  • The location, date and time that the pictures were taken;
  • Your telephone number so we can get back to you if we have any further questions;
  • Any other details about the pictures that may be useful for us to know.

Please note that whilst we welcome all your pictures, we are more likely to use those which have been taken in the past week.

Terms and conditions

If you submit a picture, you do so in accordance with the BBC's Terms and Conditions.

In contributing to England's Big Picture you agree to grant us a royalty-free, non-exclusive licence to publish and otherwise use the material in any way that we want, and in any media worldwide.

It's important to note, however, that you still own the copyright to everything you contribute to England's Big Picture, and that if your image is accepted, we will publish your name alongside.

The BBC cannot guarantee that all pictures will be used and we reserve the right to edit your comments.

At no time should you endanger yourself or others, take any unnecessary risks or infringe any laws collecting any kind of media.