The 17 October, 2021 saw the inaugural Earthshot Prize held at Alexandra Palace. The Prize was launched by Prince William and The Royal Foundation to incentivise change and highlight feats of ingenuity from individuals and organisations across the globe that are helping to bring about improvements to the environment.
The ceremony included appearances from a variety of high profile individuals, as well as performances recorded at the Palace by Ed Sheeran, KSI and Yemi Alade, plus Coldplay, who lit up the Palace, thanks to the help from 60 cyclists
Here’s a selection of pictures from the event:
(C) BBC Studios – Photographer: James Watkins
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