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Pro-loco Art Competition 2019 now CLOSED - Click Here to see this year's entries.
Pro-loco Photography Competition 2019 Now CLOSED - Click Here to see this year's entries.

Pro-loco Photography Competition 2016 - The Results

This year we saw an increase in entries. 198 entries were submitted, out of which we shortlisted to 77.

All shortlisted photographs were displayed in the Pump Room of the Pavilion, Matlock Bath on 24th October. A tremendous 426 votes were cast on the day with 1163 votes being cast on line.

A presentation ceremony was held at The Temple Hotel on 15th November to award individual winners - the slideshow below shows the prize winning photographs, click here to find out more about the presentation and see photographs of the winners receiving their prizes.


Young Photographer (Years 7-11, Secondary) - 1st Prize – Grace Ibberson

Young Photographer (Reception-Year 6) - 2nd Prize – Lucy Goodacre



1st – Carl Harvey

2nd – Sam Devonport

3rd – Mike Swain


Villager – Peter Keeble

PC Award – David Smith


Best Picture of …..

Holy Trinity Church – Nick Lawlor

Heights of Abraham – Pauline Dawson

Illuminations – Simon Beynon

Masson Mills – Steve Watson

Wildlife – Peter Reed

A Hidden Gem of MB’ – Colin Smith

Heritage of Matlock Bath – Rebecca Parker

The 2017 Photography Competition will open in the New Year and further details will be posted on the website as soon as they become available.

Browse the gallery of winning images below (hover cursor over image for name):


Rebecca Parker
Grace Ibberson YP
Lucy Goodacre 2 YP
Carl Harvey 1
Sam Devonport 1
Mike Swain 3
Peter Keeble 2
David Smith 4
Nick Lawlor 1
Simon Beynon 1
Steve Watson 3
Colin Smith 1
Pauline Dawson 1
Peter Reed 2
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Next Parish Council Meeting

Wednesday 27th November - 7.00 pm

at The New Bath Hotel
All Welcome
Click here to see Agenda

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