England's Big Picture: 15 - 21 August

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

This week's theme for #EnglandsBigPicture will be the Olympics story.

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

Image copyright Jo Chatfield
Image caption This photographs of kayaks on the beach was taken by Jo Chatfield on South Milton beach, Devon. Jo said: "The beach was surprisingly quiet, perfect for the morning exercise with the dog. The lifeguards were just setting up for the day"
Image copyright Roy Venkatesh
Image caption Roy Venkatesh took this photograph of The Queens Gardens, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire on Monday. He said "The theme is Copacabana beach, Rio de Janeiro"
Image copyright Steve Davey
Image caption This photograph of swans, swimming on a disused gravel pond in Otley, West Yorkshire, was taken by Steve Davey on Monday
Image copyright Alan Pilkington
Image caption Alan Pilkington sent in this picture of an art piece called Recyclist by Malcolm Curely. The photograph was taken in Teignmouth, Devon. Alan says: "The British cycling team is in far better shape than this guy, but then this piece of art was cobbled together with recycled rubbish"
Image copyright Anna Hamilton
Image caption Anna Hamilton took this photograph of a heart made by the Red Arrows at the Eastbourne Airbourne Show on Friday 13 August. Anna said, "I think represents the love and good luck the best of British flying is sending to the best of British athletes at the Olympics"
Image copyright Jeffery O'keefe Tomkins
Image caption This photograph of the Royal Albert bridge, Cornwall, was taken by Jeffery Tomkins on Monday. The bridge, which spans the River Tamar, was created by Isambard Kingdom Brunel and was opened by Prince Albert in 1859
Image copyright Tony Silver
Image caption Tony Silver took this photograph while on a bicycle ride at Pewsey Downs National Nature Reserve in Wiltshire

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. You can also see a recent archive of pictures on our England's Big Picture board on Pinterest.

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.