by Editor • • Comments Off on To all the Federated Clubs and their Members in the L&CPU
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.
by Editor • • Comments Off on Print folios suspended
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…
by Editor • • Comments Off on We are looking for a new L&CPU Archivist
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,…
by Editor • • Comments Off on Chorley lad becomes 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.
by Editor • • Comments Off on L&CPU Subscriptions reminder
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.”
by Editor • • Comments Off on Clubs who have not made their membership declaration for 2016!
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…
by Editor • • Comments Off on A few dates for your diary!
John Smith – President of the L&CPU
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.