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No excuse for staying in. Places to point your camera in June:
02 04 Morecambe Steampunk
- colourful activities by the seaside
03 ComicCon Wigan
- great costume characters, fun activities
03 Grasmere Gallop
- Nordic Walking in the heart of the Lakes
03 04 1940s Brighouse Festival
- well-attended nostalgia event
03 04 ComicCon Yorkshire
- these highly-popular events are lively and colourful
08 11 Southport Continental Market
- tastes and cultures within striking distance
08 14 Appleby Horse Fair
- traditional, horsey and worthwhile
10 11 1960s Whitby Festival
- sixties nostalgia in beautiful surroundings
11 ComicCon Trafford Park
- all your favourite comic book characters
11 ComicCon Lancaster
- more of your favourite comic book characters
17 18 Emmerdale Photoshoot
- special access to Harewood Hall.
17 18 1940s Heywood Weekend
- with a special appearance by Lilli de Carlo
24 Model Photoshoot
- the stunning Emma Darling on location
24 25 1960s Haworth Weekend
- back to the sixties with music and dance
24 25 1940s Padiham Festival
- a small affair, compact and personalised
24 25 1940s Blackpool Weekend
- always good support at these events
25 Rogue Model Photoshoot
- eight gorgeous models at Wakefield
PLEASE note, these dates and events are subject to change.
PLEASE check these events on the internet before you go.
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Competition for Oldham in Bloom, details on poster (rules are on the Borough website) ... See MoreSee Less

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All members are cordially invited to Christine's book launch at the Saddleworth Museum on Sunday 18th June from 2pm-4pm. Free refreshments will be available and volunteers to help with such will be gratefully received! ... See MoreSee Less

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Results of the L&CPU Annual Individual Competitions are in - full results Thursday but here are the places:

Digital Worker of the Year 2017
1. Philip Barber MPAGB BPE5 (12) 156
2. Adrian Lines MPAGB FBPE ARPS (12) 154
3. Eddie Leach (12) 151

Print Worker of the Year 2017
1. Philip Barber MPAGB BPE5 (12) 161
2. Christine Widdall MPAGB EFIAP FBPE (12) 149
3. Christine Willis CPAGB BPE3* (12) 146 = Terry Donnelly MPAGB FRPS FBPE EFIAP (12) 146

Overall Photographer of the Year 2017
1. Philip Barber MPAGB BPE5 (24) 317
2. Adrian Lines MPAGB FBPE ARPS (24) 297
3. Christine Widdall MPAGB EFIAP FBPE (24) 291
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First Quarterly competition Thursday 4 May 2017 - looking forward to seeing some fantastic images ... See MoreSee Less

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Places to point your camera in May. No excuse for staying in, this is the start of the busy season, try a few of these:
01 Ilkley Carnival
- fun and frolics in this pretty Yorkshire town, free
05 Model Photoshoot
- with the rather talented Emma Darling
05 K.E.N, Hull
- a very sexy Anija Sly will be there
06 Haworth Steampunk Punknic
- picnics and mayhem in beautiful surrounds, free
06 ComicCon Oldham
- another brilliant gathering of people. Infectious!
06 ComicCon Huddersfield
- a never ending array of costumed characters
06 07 Steam on the Dock
- great maritime photo opportunities at Albert Docks, free
07 Model Photoshoot at WN1
- the charismatic Pip the Gentleman
07 ComicCon Salford
- you must try one of these events, you'll love it
12 Gauntlet Vultures
- long lens, fast speeds, fast birds
12 Club Lash Masked Ball
- elegance and dance at Cirque Manchester
13 CWG Beamish Event
- loads of photo opportunities today
13 14 Tatton Park Country Show
- lots of activities in a beautiful surrounding
13 14 HorrorCon 2017
- spooky goings on in Sheffield
13 14 Transylvania Festival
- Manchester hosts this colourful event, free
14 WN1 Group Photoshoot in the Lakes
- a day on location with the tasty KarenR
14 ComicCon Buxton
- a beautiful spa setting for this cosplay event
18 1950s Bispham Gathering
- cars, bikes, skirts and lively fun, free
20 Model Photoshoot
- Kayleigh Dawson and Siyren Shipwreck
20 21 1940s Haworth Weekend
- possibly the best 1940s location shots, free
20 21 1940s Colwyn Bay
- nostalgia by the seaside, battle on the beach, free
26 29 Pontefract Culture Weekend
- castles, Haribos and Alpacas
26 29 1940s East Lancs Railway Festival
- great period railway settings on the line
26 29 1940s Ironbridge Weekend
- excellent location for your photography
27 Batley Vintage Festival
- a friendly event in Yorkshire, free
28 Pendle Powerfest
- cars and much much more in the valley, free
29 Muncaster Festival
- beautiful castle with owl flying displays
PLEASE note, these dates and events are subject to change.
PLEASE check these events on the internet before you go.
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