England's Big Picture: 15 - 21 January


Each day we feature an interesting photograph shared with us from across England.

Join in and send us your photographs. Find out how to submit your images below.

If you are looking for inspiration, view some top tips from three of England's Big Picture photographers.

Image source, Christine Matchett
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Christine Matchett took this image of a misty Portsmouth from a hill overlooking the dockyard
Image source, James Benwell
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This stunning photograph of a murmuration of starlings around the spire of St Stephen's Church in Redditch was shared by James Benwell (@jimpanda) on Instagram
Image source, BBC Weather watcher Drummer56
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This image of the town of Leek in Staffordshire shows the snow-covered foothills of the Pennines in the background and was taken by BBC Weather Watcher Drummer56
Image source, Richard Ramsay
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Richard Ramsay took this photograph just after midnight at Howe Park Wood in Milton Keynes
Image source, Carolyn Farthing-Dunn
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Carolyn Farthing-Dunn took this photograph while walking along the C2C cycle route near Waskerley, Consett, in County Durham. She said: " I couldn't believe there were people out cycling. Five minutes later, it was a blizzard."
Image source, Sue Lockhart
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Sue Lockhart caught this image of Eastbourne Seafront. She said: "What a pleasant sight after the torrential rain, the sun put in an appearance and gave us this beautiful rainbow."
Image source, Eve England
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Eve England took this photograph of Haytor Rocks in Dartmoor. She said: "We experienced dramatic weather while walking: rain, hail, wind and wonderful glimpses of sunshine."

How to submit a picture

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. There is 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 while collecting any kind of media.