Photographs: 300 photographs
Part of a series giving an insight into major historical eventsin Britain from 2000 to 2009, plus smaller occurrences that hadequal, if not greater, significance for the people of Britain: Amida climate of flooding, heat wave, gales and global warming,cannabis is downgraded, cigarettes are banned from public places,and knife crime escalates; An Internet and telecommunications boomspawns social media microblogging, reality TV gives ?fifteenminutes of fame? to ordinary people, and elected politicians losethe trust of voters during an expenses scandal, which threatens totopple Government; From the onset of foot and mouth in the firstyear of the new millennium to concerns over swine flu towards theend of the decade; from the anti-capitalist riots of 2000 to thecollapse of major banks and the credit crunch in 2008. This bookcontains around 300 photographs from PA Photos? huge archives.Hand-picked by PA Photos? own archivists, many of these images havelain unseen since they were used as news pictures when firsttaken.ISBN13: 9781906672577
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