Yawning mother fox at dusk named crowned Picture of the Week

PUBLISHED: 10:19 12 April 2019 | UPDATED: 10:19 12 April 2019

The stunning image was captured by Richard Tomsett from Oulton Broad.

The stunning image was captured by Richard Tomsett from Oulton Broad.


An exhausted mother fox, bearing its sharp teeth on a busy street has been made the Journal’s Picture of the Week.

The image was captured by amateur photographer, Richard Tomsett in Lowestofton his Canon 1DXmk2.

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Mr Tomsett said: “As I was loading my camera and tripod into the car to go home I noticed the fox walking along the road towards me so I laid flat on the road and waited for it to get closer.

“To my amazement it stopped about 10 metres from me, sat down and did a huge yawn.

As our winner, Mr Tomsett receives a 10in x 8in framed version of his photo from Picture Studios, of London Road North, in Lowestoft town centre. Entries can be of any subject but they must be digital images.

To enter our competition, email your pictures and phone number to

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