The UK's week in pictures: Boris statue, Felixstowe delays, and a Queen Elizabeth waxwork

'The National' selects the best pictures from around the UK over the past week

This week, environmental campaigners Greenpeace erected a mock Boris Johnson statue stained with oil outside No 10 Downing Street, the UK prime minister's official London residence, cargo ships were diverted from Felixstowe port in east England, amid a lorry driver shortage, and Madame Tussauds in Blackpool, north England, unveiled a new waxwork of Queen Elizabeth II.

Updated: October 15th 2021, 3:03 PM