L&CPU Club Knockout Competition 2022

The L&CPU PDI Knockout Competition was held in the Elm-Bank Banqueting and Conference Centre, Eccles, judged by Peter Genard MFIAP EFIAP/d2 from Stourbridge in Worcestershire. 38 clubs took part and Poulton-le-Fylde PS finished in first place, ahead of Chorley PS and well ahead of the other competing societies.

Each club was allowed four images and these were scored on a knockout basis. Any image knocked out in the first round scored 1 point; those knocked out in the second round scored two points etc. Poulton scored 21 points in total. The top scoring image on the night was '‘Greenfinch Encounter’ by our own Gill O'Meara

The top 8 clubs were :
1st Poulton-le-Fylde PS 21 points
2nd Chorley PS 19 points
3rd Oldham PS 13 points
4th= Nelson CC 11 points
4th= Southport PS 11 points
6th= Hoylake PS 10 points
6th= North Cheshire PS 10 points
6th= Kendal PC 10 points

Gillian's winning image is shown below:


'Greenfinch Encounter' by Gillian O'Meara DPAGB BPE2


The Club Trophy being presented to representative Alan Storey by James Hardy, President of the L&CPU


The Best Image Trophy being presented to Gillian O'Meara by James Hardy, the President of the L&CPU