Pictures of the week

Pictures of the week

Actresses, a cricketer, and the creator of one of the most-loved fictional bears ever all feature in our pictures of the week.

And we've also got pictures from writer Emerald Fennell's book launch, and of the inaugural Publishing Scotland Editorial Fellows.

Here are our pictures of the week.


Sophie Thompson launched her cookbook My Family Kitchen (Faber & Faber) at the Union Club in London on Thursday 3rd September. Picture: Red Photographic/Shaun Cox


Actress Emma Thompson (right) was among the guests celebrating the launch of her sister's book. Picture: Red Photographic/Shaun Cox


Sophie Thompson signs a copy of her book for actress Emilia Fox at the launch. Picture: Red Photographic/Shaun Cox


The inaugural Publishing Scotland Editorial Fellows, who came from across Europe, the US and Canada to visit Scotland from Monday 24th August to Friday 28th August.


While in Scotland the Fellows visited a number of places, including Loch Ness.


A special cake was made to celebrate the Publishing Scotland Fellowship 2015.


Phil Tufnell (centre) with Foyles' Simon Heafield and Jonathan Ruppin.


(From left) Catherine Rayner (illustrator of Olga da Polga), Michael Bond (author of Olga da Polga), and Helen Mortimer and Matt Ager from OUP. Bond was present for a special signing by illustrator Catherine Rayner of 700 copies of the limited slip-cased edition of Olga Da Polga, at Waterstones in Piccadilly on Friday 28th August.


Author Emerald Fennell at the launch of her book Monsters (Hot Key Books) at Waterstones King's Road, London, on Thursday 3rd September.