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Lancashire and Cheshire Annual Exhibition 2017

Annual Exhibition

The Lancashire and Cheshire Annual Exhibition 2017 will be held at Urmston library from the 8th July to (26th or 29th July – awaiting confirmation). The official opening will be at 2pm on Saturday 8th June after the presentation of awards at Davyhulme Camera Club.
Parking is close to the library on Sainsbury’s car park. Parking is free for the first three hours but visitors must get a ticket to display. There is also a pay and display car park close by.

Lytham St Annes Photoshow 2017

LSAPS Photoshow Poster

LSAPS Photoshow Poster

St Annes is a great day out for all the family and our free photo exhibition is well worth seeing, with over 500 of our member’s images on display. We look forward to meeting our many visitors, some of whom come back every year.

The Big Day featuring The Novice Cup

We cordially invite you to participate in the 1st Novice Cup Event.
Date: Sunday 15th October 2017 starting at 10.00am (Door open from 9.30am)

Location: Lowton Church of England High School, Newton Road, Lowton,  Warrington WA3 1DU

This event is designed to promote competitions and distinctions to club members would not generally get involved in the existing annual club competition or the knockout competition.

It will be open to all clubs, but only club members who currently do not have any qualification or accreditation can enter, and it would only be open to images that have not already been used in the knock out or annual clubs competition or received an award in a national or international competition.

Bury PS win Annual Ted Coleman Multi Club Knockout Competition

Noel & Eva by John Riley

Noel & Eva by John Riley

Rochdale & District Camera Club held the Annual Ted Coleman Multi Club Knockout Competition on Tuesday 23rd May 2017 . Fifteen clubs from around the region took part this year with close on 100 making up the audience.

The event opened with a few moments of silence in memory of the horrors of the previous evening at the Arena in Manchester.

The judge for the evening was David Butler MFIAP EFIAP ARPS EPSA PPSA BPE5* and was chaired by Frank Harrison, chairman of Rochdale & District Camera Club.

Oldham Photographic Society 150th Anniversary Dinner

Mike Lawrence (centre) being presented with the Roll of Honour medal by L&CPU President, Garth Tighe with Gordon Jenkins, PAGB President (right).

Mike Lawrence (centre) being presented with the Roll of Honour medal by L&CPU President, Garth Tighe with Gordon Jenkins, PAGB President (right).

On Thursday 18th May, 37 members and friends attended a dinner to celebrate the society’s 150th anniversary, held at the Old Bill restaurant in Oldham. Special guests were Gordon Jenkins, President of the PAGB, accompanied by Dianne Owen, and Garth Tighe President of the L&CPU.

South Manchester Camera Club 2017 Photographic Exhibition

The South Manchester Camera Club Photographic Exhibition runs 10th June- 2nd July 2017 at The Parsonage in Didsbury as part of Didsbury Arts Festival.
There will be a fantastic and diverse range of images on display from South Manchester Camera Club, with prints also for sale.
*Vote for your favourite print and be in with a chance to win a meal at Croma Pizza!