SOME of the best pictures of the week from around the UK and world this week include Transport Secretary Grant Shapps standing in front of a grounded private jet linked to oligarch Eugene Shvidler; and London Fire Brigade of the scene of a chemical incident at Cabot Square, Canary Wharf.

There is also an image of activist from Extinction Rebellion is lowered into a police boat after hanging from suspension cords beside a giant banner that reads “End fossil fuels now”, during a protest on Tower Bridge, east London, which was closed to traffic; and Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc of Monaco steering his car down pit lane during the first practice session for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia.

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