The first day of the first national lockdown as non-essential shops and cafes close in Wigan town centre, following government rules to help stop the spread of the coronavirus.

ONE YEAR ON: A look back in pictures at the 12 months since the start of the first lockdown

As a press photographer my job is very varied in subject and location.

Tuesday, 23rd March 2021, 11:17 am
Updated Tuesday, 23rd March 2021, 11:18 am

When the pandemic struck it made me a little anxious of being out and about, but I managed to keep safe, keep well and keep working, so I could witness and capture the events of this unprecedented pandemic year.

Here are my pictures ...

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