A man dressed as a momotxorro mythological character tries to hit a girl taking part in the ancient carnival of Unanu in the north of Navarra province in Spain on March 8. Momotxorros chase locals and hit them with sticks. (Rafa Rivas/AFP/Getty Images)
New Yorker Marin Alsop became the first woman to lead the Last Night of the Proms in its 118-year history. The festival, which began on 12 July, included 92 concerts at the Royal Albert Hall and four across the UK.
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