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Photographs celebrate Lake District rare breed sheep

Check out these snaps showing a year in the life of a rare breed of sheep living in the Lake District.
In 2013, the breed was awarded protected status by the European Commission.
Herdwick sheep on fell
The images look at the relationship between the animals, the fell farmers who breed them and the landscape.
Herdwick sheep on bridge
A Portrait of Lakeland opens at Penrith's Rheged Centre on Saturday.
Shepherd with Herdwick sheep
When they are born, pure bred Herdwick lambs are usually black and often have tips of white on their ears.
Herdwick sheep
Here the sheep are being herded down the mountain with the farmer and his dog.
Herdwick sheep on fell
Their heads and legs then become white as they grow older and their fleece takes on a colour from blue-grey to light grey.
Herdwick sheep