Category: PAGB

L&CPU Win the Stirling Trophy

The results of the 2018 PAGB Inter-Fed Competition have now been published and both the L&CPU and it’s members have faired very well. The L&CPU came first on Open Prints with a number of members receiving individual awards. The winners in each…

L&CPU Success at PAGB Awards Chorley, April 2018

The following candidates were successful at the PAGB Awards Adjudication, representing a 93% pass rate. Congratulations to all the candidates and thanks to our mentors for their hard work. Would all successful candidates please consider letting us have a set…

Gordon Jenkins receives J. S. Lancaster Medal.

Gordon Jenkins was awarded the J. S. Lancaster Medal at the PAGB AGM at the weekend in recognition for his exceptional service to the PAGB over many years. The Award, instituted in 1998, is named after the person who proposed…

2018 GB Cup Results

Open Section

We’re pleased to announce that L&CPU clubs did well in the 2018 PAGB GB Cup. Results announced yesterday showed Wigan 10 third, and Chorley PS and North Cheshire joint seventh in the Open section. 

Nature Section

Chorley came first and Wigan 10 second in the Nature section, with Poulton-le-Fylde and the Evolve Group joint sixth, and Mid Cheshire Camera Club joint tenth position.

PAGB Awards for Photographic Merit – L&CPU Candidates’ results

Successful candidates at the PAGB Awards for Photographic Merit Adjudications at Colchester, November 2017 were: CREDIT PRINT level Will Stead – Chorley PS (see Will’s panel here) CREDIT PDI level John Earnshaw – Sale PS Charles Farnell – Birkenhead PA DISTINCTION PRINT level Steve Proctor – Ribblesdale…

The PAGB 21st Inter – Club Print Championship

The 21st PAGB Inter-Club Print Championship was held on the 29th of October 2017 at Croston Theatre, Blackburn.

The Judges were:

  • David Lowe   DPAGB, ARPS, – MCPF
  • Paul Stanley  FIPF, EFIAP/b, ESFIAP- IPF
  • Colin Westgate  MPAGB, MFIAP, FRPS, APAGB –KCPA

GB Trophies (Prints) 2017

The GB Trophies for Prints are held each November. Every Club may enter directly, without any pre-qualification. Clubs may enter the Open Trophy, and may also enter the Nature Trophy. Awards are made to the winning Clubs. A number of awards are declared for individual images. A significant selection of prints are placed in albums for display at PAGB events.

Read more on the PAGB web site.

Successful L&CPU candidates in the PAGB Awards

Successful L&CPU candidates in the PAGB Awards for Photographic merit held in Croydon April 2017                                        .

Master PAGB in Prints

Philip Barber Wigan 10 Foto Club

Chorley lad becomes President of the PAGB!

Gordon Jenkins - President of the PAGB

Gordon Jenkins – President of the PAGB

Chorley Photographic Society member and former President of the L&CPU Gordon Jenkins became President of the PAGB at its AGM on Saturday 8th of April

‘I am sure that everyone in the L&CPU along with other federations within the PAGB would like to join with me in extending our congratulations and best wishes to Gordon Jenkins ,from the L&CPU ,in his term as the President of the PAGB.’ said Garth Tighe, current President of the L&CPU.

You can see Gordon’s first few minutes in office in the video below.