On behalf of the Lancashire and Cheshire Photographic Union Executive, I would like to wish all photographers in the Federated clubs a very Happy New Year. Not that it is sounding too good at the moment, but I think a positive spin helps us look forward to better days when we can get out and about with our cameras again and be able to meet up with others.
The L&CPU Individual competition has been cancelled for this current year, much to the disappointment of both the Executive and clubs.
Today, Folio Secretary Keith Richardson suspended the print folios due to the number of clubs that have now closed down for the rest of the 2019/20 season because of the coronavirus threat. The committee are now discussing the viability of…
The L&CPU is looking for a new archivist to lead the activities around our extensive photographic archive. The L&CPU Archive is probably the largest of any Federation within the PAGB. It contains a large selection of prints, lantern slides, books,…
At today’s AGM, we welcomed Ian Aldcroft as our new President of the L&CPU. Ian has served as Vice President, supporting Garth Tighe for the last 2 years as well as managing the L&CPU Website. In addition to a new…
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.
Be advised that L&CPU treasurer Gordon Jenkins is currently in an enfeebled state of mind due to a virus condition, and was heard to utter the following from his sick-bed:
“Tell Ashton Under Lyne Ps, Alsager CC, Bebington PS, Burnley CC, Great Harwood CC, Heswall PS, Holmes Chapel Ps and Prestwich CC I will forgo the late penalty clause if receive a cheque for the full amount due by Friday 12th January, after that the Penalty clause will be invoked.”
Please can the following clubs complete their membership declaration for 2016: ALTRINCHAM AND HALE PS ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE P AND I.S BRAMHALL PS BEBINGTON PS BACUP CAMERA CLUB BARROW DIGITAL PC BEACON PHOTOGRAPHIC CLUB CROSBY CC COLNE CC GREAT HARWOOD CC HOYLAKE…
The 110th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the ‘Lancashire and Cheshire Photographic Union’ will take place on Sunday 26th February 2016 at 2:30 pm at Albany Science College, Bolton Road, Chorley, PR7 3AY
The following documents are now available for download:
Further documents will be released shortly.
Firstly can I inform you of an important event taking place in our region.
The Opening of the Sony PAGB Print Exhibition – featuring the best photographic prints from club photographers all over Great Britain and Northern Ireland will take place at 2pm in the Williamson Art Gallery, Slatey Road, Birkenhead, Wirral CH43 4UE on Saturday 12th December.