THE best pictures from around the UK and world from the last week.

We see the Red Arrows perform a flying display over Portsmouth Harbour, Hampshire, to mark the Pacific Future Forum which is being held onboard HMS Prince of Wales Picture; and the Peppercorn A1 Pacific class 60163 Tornado steam locomotive hauls a special train over the Ribblehead viaduct as it travels through the Yorkshire Dales on its journey from Preston to Carlisle.

We are also shown members of the South Korean Confederation of Trade Unions wearing masks and costumes inspired by the Netflix original Korean series “Squid Game” shout slogans during a rally demanding job security in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021. Thousands of workers gathered.

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