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  • 17th June 2017

    Member of the Year 2017

    Congratulations to our Vice-Chairman, Dave McCulloch, on being voted "Member of the Year" and so winning The Warton Cup. Dave has successfully introduced a 'Days Out' programme, visiting a wide range of photogenic locations in the North West. In the last year alone, outings have been arranged to Bea...

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  • 17th June 2017

    Best Print in Exhibition 2017

    There was a tie for Favourite Print in Exhibition, as voted for by visitors. The Joint Winners were Gillian O'Meara for "Anemone with Resident Clownfish" and John Collier for "Gibson Mill". 153 people voted and over half the prints scored at least one vote, showing the wide range of taste of the vis...

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  • 6th June 2017

    Photographer of the Year 2017

    For the second year running, our Photographer of the Year is Mrs Christine Storey. She is seen here being presented with her trophy by the President of the Lancashire and Cheshire Photographic Union, Garth Tighe CPAGB. Christine gained the award by scoring more points in our internal competitions t...

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  • 6th June 2017

    Awards Presentation Evening

    The President of the Lancashire and Cheshire Photographic Union, Garth Tighe CPAGB, opened our 51st Annual Exhibition and presented the trophies and awards on Moday evening, 5th June. The room was crowded as Nina presented flowers to Ann Goodwill, wife of Honorary Life Member Roger Goodwill. Chris W...

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  • 3rd June 2017

    Best Print in Exhibition

    Gillian O'Meara keeps success within the family as she adds The Roger Goodwill Trophy to her mantlepiece alongside husband Richard's trophy for best Digital Image in our 2017 Exhibition. Gillian won her trophy for Best Print in Exhibition with her underwater photograph of "Anemone with Resident Clow...

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  • 3rd June 2017

    Best Digital Image in Exhibition

    Every year Roger Goodwill, one of our Honorary Life Members, judges the Best Print and Best Digital Image in our Annual Exhibition. First to be announced was the Best Digital Image award, which this year went to Richard O'Meara for his "Damselfly Laying Eggs". Richard wins The Poulton-le-Fylde Photo...

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