The spring adjudication was held recently at Gateshead, organised by the Northern Counties Photographic Federation. What a weekend, with the highs and lows and all the emotion! We had 29 applications and 22 successes, our highest total on both points.
The following members can now add the respective letters after their names:
Jane Barrett, CPAGB of Benfleet CC; David Blackwell, CPAGB of Clacton CC; Elaine Butcher, CPAGB & Derek Howes, both of Colchester PS; Michael Crack, CPAGB & Heather Tabor, both of Chelmsford CC; Colin Dixon, CPAGB of St Neots & DCC; Julie Hutson, CPAGB of Brentwood & DCC; Mick Ladner, CPAGB of Upminster CC; Cliff Marsh, CPAGB & Roger Newark, CPAGB both of March CC; Barbara Norris, CPAGB, of Ware & DCC; Mark Seaton, CPAGB of Bishops Stortford CC; Stephen Stringer, CPAGB of Photofold CC.
Andrea Caws, BPE2*, CPAGB, Diane Jackson, BPE3*, CPAGB & Keith Mountford, BPE2*, CPAGB all of Wayland & DCC; Terry Stone, CPAGB of Colchester PS.
Colin Birch, LRPS, BPE1*, DPAGB of Chelmsford CC; Sarah Kelman, ARPS, DPAGB of Swavesey CC; Chris Netton, DPAGB of Beyond Group.
Roy Essery, MPAGB of Colchester PS.
We offer our sincere congratulations to them all on their achievement.
This was a hugely successful weehend for those members who applied and achieved their distinctions. Also, considering the distance involved, 15 members made the long journey north.
The books are now open for the autumn adjudication, which will take place in Sterling over the weekend of 26th/27th November 2016. Already we have 18 applicants for this event.