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We want your pictures!

If you find yourself in the middle of a major local incident or see something interesting and newsworthy and you happen to have a digital camera or mobile camera phone with you, then take a snap and send the picture in to us as soon as possible.

Just follow the simple instructions below and you could be making the news!

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Mobile phone pictures and short video clips

Simply start the message by entering the keyword DECHO (if your phone has a subject line as well as a body text area please make sure that the keyword is the first word in both), then leave a space and enter your name and a description of your picture or video. Then send it to 80360 (make sure your picture or video is attached!).

This service is provided FREE by Newsquest Media Group but you will be charged at your normal mobile operator rate.

Save this number to your mobile address book NOW so the next time you find yourself in the middle of a breaking news story you know where to send your pictures!

Email us

You can also email your pictures to

Simply download your images from your camera or mobile phone and send them as an attachment. Please send a caption with your images too.

With all email messages, make sure you include your name and address as we always like to credit those who send in pictures which we use.