2019-20 Programme will be published before June

Meetings start at 7.45pm, with doors opening 7.30pm. All dates are Thursdays and at Crewe Lifestyle Centre except where stated.

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2019-20 Season (Draft. To be updated)

 2 Jun
Graham Curry’s Portrait Workshop. Details TBC.
 5 Aug (Mon)
 Committee Meeting 7:30 in Scope House
 5 Sep The New Season– Be inspired by the L&CPU’s Portfolio to see what the regions photographers are up to.
 12 Sep Members Evening
19 Sep George Steele’s talk (TBC)
26 Sep Members Evening
 3 Oct Justin Garner’s Macro Photography talk
10 Oct First League PDI Competition (PDI 1 2019) judged by …TBC
[Entries for Print 1 2019 – to be handed in and then PDIs of prints by Sunday nn Oct]
17 Oct Paul Willamson’s talk TBC
24 Oct First League Print Competition (P1 2019) judged by …. TBC
Admin Note : Annual Returns
31 Oct Speaker TBC
7 Nov Second League PDI Competition (PDI2 2019) judged by ….TBC
14 Nov L&CPU Folio
21 Nov Members Evening (5 Towns at Alsager)
Alan Challinor Trophy TBC
28 Nov Members Evening
5 Dec L&CPU Folio – A Selection of the best images from the 2019 Annual Individuals Competition plus 2018 PAGB entries.
12 Dec Second League Print Competition (P2 2019) judged by ….. TBC
19 Dec Short talk by a club member and a Christmas Celebration (light comestibles and a soft drink!)
26 Dec No Meeting – Christmas break.


2 Jan No Meeting – Christmas break.
9 Jan Brian Law’s talk on Street Photography
16 Jan Inter-Club Competition with Alsager at Crewe. Judge Jane Lines
Mon 20 January Committee Meeting TBC
23 Jan Third League Print Competition (P3 2019) judged by Bill Preston
30 Jan Guest Speaker TBC
[Entries for PDI 3 2019 by Sunday 2 February]
6 Feb Members Meeting
13 Feb Third League PDI Competition (PDI 3 2019) judged by Nick Berentzen CPAGB BPE1
[Entries for Print Annual to be handed in and then PDIs of prints by Sunday 16 Feb]
20 Feb Bebington Salon of Photography – The showing of this exhibition is one of the great annual events for us. Bob Dennis APAGB CPAGB AFIAP BPE4 will make the presentation in his usual inimitable style and a great evening is guaranteed for us all. Let us hope that members in the audience have some acceptances to cheer for![Entries for PDI Annual 2019 – to be submitted by Sunday 23 Feb]
22 Feb – Hand-in date for L&CPU Club Annuals
27 Feb League Print Annual Competition judged by ….. TBC
 Sat/Sun 2/3 Mar L&CPU Club Annuals
5 Mar
PDI Annual Competition judged by David Bibby EFIAP CPAGB BPE3
12 Mar Graham Curry’s talk
18 Mar-19 Mar Wednesday 18 and Thursday 19 March are the dates of the North Cheshire Challenges – No meeting at Crewe – members are invited to go to Poynton to see the event.
Wednesday, 18st March is the date for the PRINT COMPETITION for the North Cheshire Challenges Trophy and the PDI KNOCK-OUT COMPETITION for the Alan Adshead Memorial Trophy takes place on the following evening, Thursday, 19nd March
[Entries for Portrait Competitions must be submitted as PDIs by Sunday 22 Mar]
 26 Mar Members Evening
2 Apr Portrait Competitions – Projected images compete for the HOWARD EDWARDS TROPHY and prints for the MAURICE ASHWIN TROPHY Judge: Darrell Oakden
9 Apr Battle with Nantwich at Crewe judged by Geoff Reader (TBC).
16 Apr  Our Annual General Meeting and Awards Night.
[Prints for the L&CPU Annual Individuals Competition requred]
23 Apr  A celebration of the season –
  3 May – Final date for Annual Individual Competition entries TBC
 May L&CPU Annual Individuals’ Competition – TBC
 October – Robertshaw Trophy – TBC
1 Nov LCPU Returns