What’s On


Meetings are held on most Thursdays throughout the year. See the “what’s on” section for details of meetings. All meetings are at 7:15pm for a 7:30pm start unless otherwise stated. We meet at:

The North Chadderton Conservative Club (The Blue Club), Victoria Street, Chadderton OL9 0HH.

Map here

Programme of Meetings

Changes to what’s on are notified here. Please check back for updates.

Page last updated by Christine Widdall on  6th March 2017

November 3 3rd Quarterly Competition
10 “E. Chambre Hardman” a talk by Roy Wainwright
17 Local Club Battle – OPS vs
24 Club Outing – Mcr Xmas lights /
 December 1 Bring Your Gear Evening / Show &
8 “City lights” monochrome prints, a talk by David Butcher
15 Irene Froy CD
22 Christmas party
 29 No meeting – Seasonal best wishes!!!
 January 5 Challenge; “High Key / Low Key”

This is the introduction night and will be led by Mike Lawrence

12  Aftermath “Colour/ Colour Harmony” Bring in your colour harmony photographs

led by Bob Hindley

19  “Travel Photography” a talk by Tony Redford of North Cheshire PS
26  PDI Battle – our annual three way battle with the Isle of Man PS and Rochdale and District CC
 February  2  Appraisal – bring in up to 6 pictures each for constructive feedback
 9 L&CPU NA Folio
Hand in for 4th Quarterly
 16 Practical night with Gerry Gentry
 23  4th Quarterly judging night
 March 2  Andrew Marland – a talk on Urban Exploring


 9  “The Big Big Camera and Other Stories”, a talk by Ian Beesley


 16  New Challenge; “Photo Essay” introduction plus short appraisal…no more than 2 images per person

Final closing date Annual Competitions (no extensions)

 23 Adrian Deaville Competiton away at Oldham Camera Club (The East Oldham Methodist Church, Ripponden Rd OL1 4ES)
30  Annual Competition Part 1 judging
  April  6  Annual Competition Part 2 judging
 13 Aftermath; “High Key /Low Key”
 20 Appraisal Night – maximum 4 images per person

Hand in 1st Qtr

27 An Evening with Nick Hilton, of Southport PS
 May 4  First Quarterly competition judging
11  Ed Roper and Christine Widdall – a talk on Sport and Nature Photography

http://www.edroper.co.uk/ and http://christinewiddall.co.uk/

18 150th Celebration Meal at the Old Bill – by ticket only
25 The Nature & Wildlife of Florida – a talk by Geoff and Kitty Walsh of Chorley PS