Actress Joanna Lumley, who has been chosen from 1000 applicants to partner Patrick Macnee in Independent television's new series of The Avengers. Joanna, successor to Honor Blackman, Diana Rigg and Linda Thorson, has been quoted as saying she will play the role as a 'suspenders and stockings lady'.
© PA/Press Association Images
18month old Chimpanzee in Dublin Zoo
18month old Chimpanzee Lucy pictured in her enclosure in Dublin Zoo, as the zoo gets itself ready for Christmas. Children will be able to visit various animals on their journey to Santas Grotto where they will receive a wild winter present.
© PA Prints 2008 - All Rights Reserved
Animal, Chimpanzee, Chimpanzeestck, Christmas, Close, General1, Hl151104, Hli, Offpix06, Printstoreok, Printstoreok1, Uig, Uigclareh
The Duchess of Cornwall visits the Wiltshire Air Ambulance
The Duchess of Cornwall arrives at the Wiltshire Air Ambulance service, Devizes Wiltshire, meeting members of the team, shown equipment used on the helicopter and the day to day workings of the Flight Operations Room.
© PA/PA Photos
Arrive, Arriving, Britainimagescollectionmove, Britip, Camilla, Camilladecade, Close, Close Up, Closeup, Dress, England, Fur, Half, Hat, Length, Mangsb, Mid, Official, Printstoreok, Royal, Smile, Smiles, Smiling, Top