An amateur photographer in east London caught the moment a swan let her newborn babies ride on her back.
The moment was captured by Alison Braun just a day after the seven cygnets were born in Platford Green in Hornchurch, east London.
I try go and photograph them every year but I've never managed to catch them hitching a ride on their mum's back before.
I just stood on the bank and she sat there with her babies - it's fantastic. And they had only been born the day before.
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With summer on the way, perhaps time to start thinking about the best way to keep cool Here's one idea. Not for the faint-hearted, a giant waterslide similar to this could be coming to London.
The 300 metre slide has won the backing of thousands of thrillseekers on Facebook. So, could it be coming to a park near you? You can find out more about the event and how to give it your backing on their Facebook page.
London is the most Instagrammed city in the world. But which parts of the capital for Instagrammers love to filter the most?Read the full story ›
It's safe to say Boris Johnson gets every kind of question thrown at him during #askboris on Twitter. Including this one. Blunt, straight to the point and swiftly answered.
The fully functioning floating house set sail today - passing beneath Tower Bridge before gliding past the Houses of Parliament.Read the full story ›
Olivia Abrahams was 37 weeks into her pregnancy when she suddenly needed the toilet. She ended up giving birth.Read the full story ›