Club News 2015

  • Staffs Photo Clubs PDI Competition

    Post date: Fri, 13/11/2015 - 10:59

    Cannock PS hosted this year's competion, 12 clubs took part, each submitting 10 images. The judge was Peter E Cheetham. On the night, Tamworth PC won with 175 points followed by our hosts Cannock with 170 points. Leek scored a respectable 163 points, coming 6th. Congratulations to Tony Kinder for our highest scoring image of the night, the only one of ours held back.

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  • Robertshaw Trophy

    Post date: Wed, 14/10/2015 - 12:48

    This year's host was Holmes Chapel (last year's winner), 6 members travelled to support Leek PC. This is a PDI Competition where 10 images are submitted by each club taking part, and they are judged individually and awarded points out of 20. The club with the most points wins. Last night, the winners were Macclesfield, with 180 points, Crewe came second with 172, just beating us into 3rd place...

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  • 2015/16 Season

    Post date: Thu, 03/09/2015 - 12:21

    The new season starts on Thursday 17th September 2015 in the Dove Room, Moorlands House, Leek. The opening night speaker is Adrian Lines MPAGB FBPE EFIAP ARPS. Details of the full season are available on the Programme Page.

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  • Leek Show Quiz 2015

    Post date: Sun, 26/07/2015 - 15:35

    The winner was Alan Jones of Leek - his was the successful entry drawn from those who tied with the same number of correct answers. He wins a year's subscription to the Club for 2 people. The answers were as follows:- 1. Electric Shaver; 2. Scissors; 3. Spectacles/Glasses; 4. Empty Tablet Blister Pack; 5. Dining Fork; 6. Belt Buckle; 7. USB Cable; 8. Tripod Quick Release Plate; 9. Grater; 10....

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  • Leek Show 2015

    Post date: Sun, 26/07/2015 - 15:27

    This year, we were allocated a place in the Craft Tent which seemed to be very successful, there was a steady flow of people looking at our photographs. Thanks go to Clare Beech in particular for all the time she put in during the day, and also to Denise Kendall, Chris Braime, Ivan Sanders and John Saner.

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  • Themed Competitions

    Post date: Fri, 22/05/2015 - 17:44

    As announced at the AGM in April, the Themed Competitions for next season (2015/2016) are as follows: “The Colour Blue” – PDI “Decay” – Print The Committee also decided that in future the titles for the Themed Competitions will be announced a full year ahead so that images can be taken in all four seasons, rather than just over the summer months. On that basis, for 2016/2017, the Themed...

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  • Art in the Park

    Post date: Fri, 15/05/2015 - 12:14

    Saturday 16th May/Sunday 17th May 2015 - Leek Photographic Club have again been asked to participate in Art in the Park. We have an exhibition of prints from some of our members covering a variety of subjects including Natural History, Landscape, Portrait and Sport. We will be inside Brough Park Leisure Centre, please come and have a look at our images.

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  • Annual Dinner and Awards Presentation

    Post date: Mon, 11/05/2015 - 13:11

    Club Members, friends and family spent a very pleasant evening at Ye Olde Rock Inn at Upper Hulme recently for the Annual Dinner and Awards Presentation. Guest of honour and Judge for the evening was Keith Brown, FRPS. Margaret Rushton was the proud recipient of several trophies after a very successful season. The photograph shows her receiving the Brian Ross Award, presented by Keith Brown, FRPS...

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  • CHANGE OF VENUE FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE 2014/15 SEASON

    Post date: Wed, 25/03/2015 - 14:39

    We have been advised this week by Property Services at SMDC that we cannot use Moorlands House for the rest of this season as they are required for the Postal Ballots for the various elections in May. So that we can continue with the scheduled programme, the following arrangements have been made: 26th March - Miscellaneous Print Competition - Cheddleton Community Centre 2nd April - Ralph Duckett...

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  • Website is backup

    Post date: Fri, 06/02/2015 - 10:26

    Hi All apologies for the length of time this took, but the website is now back up and running - I will try and get this updated in the next few days Apologies to all Regards Simon

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