NMA Friends’ Photographic Competition

The National Memorial Arboretum is the UK’s year-round Centre of Remembrance; a spiritually uplifting place which honours the fallen recognises service and sacrifice, and fosters pride in our country. The Arboretum is part of The Royal British Legion family of charities. Sited in the heart of the Nation, with 50,000 maturing trees and over 200 significant memorials, it is a beautiful and lasting tribute to those who serve their country or who have died in conflict. Over the last ten years the Arboretum has been…

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International Garden Photographer of the Year

 The above International Exhibition is the worlds premier competition and exhibition specialising in garden, plant flower and botanical photography run in association with The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew and is currently on display at the Jackfield Tile Museum in the Iron Bridge Gorge (14th July to the 1 September 2012).  It has some really good images and is well worth visiting.   Admission is Free. www.ironbridge.org.uk

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PAGB DPI Championships Results

Cannock’s return to the big time ended up with us finishing a fantastic joint 5th place in the national PDI championships with 246 points. We finished in 2nd place out of our regions clubs, fighting off local rivals Stafford, who didn’t make it to the final stages, drawing with Leek, while being behind only to Smethwick on 259 points. The favourites, Wigan 10, won with 267 points, with Smethwick 2nd and Amersham 3rd. Best image was ‘Surfing Up A Storm‘ by Jeanette Duncan of Norfolk Photo Group Full listings here

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