Archive for March, 2015

Spring Time Walk, Saturday 18th April

A Spring Time Walk in Marbury Country Park will last for approximately 2 hours, taking a look at the spring flowers in the woodland.

The guided walk will start from the Rangers’ Cabin/Marbury Lodge at 10.00 am on Saturday 18th April.

For more information contact Mary Jeeves: 01606 77688

2014 Photographic Competition Results

Results of the 2014 Photographic Competition were revealed at the Exhibition in Comberbach Memorial Hall on Saturday 7th March.

Category: Wildlife

Trevor's moorhen

Winner: Trevor Davies – “Male Moorhen”

Second: Liz Bentham – “Angle Shade Moth”
Third: Rosie Bradley – “Twin Teasels”
Highly Commended: Sharon Stanley – “Jay”

Category: Landscape

New Beginnings

Winner: Alison Hamlin Hughes – “New Beginnings”

Second: Liz Bentham – “Emerging From Mist”
Third: Peter Scott – “Anderton Lift”
Highly Commended: Alison Hamlin Hughes – “Mists of Time”; Alan Redley – “Misty Dawn at Dairy House”; Rosie Bradley – “Glimpse of Witton Brook”; Gordon Carter – Untitled

Category: Work, Rest and Play

Buzz out of work

Winner: Graham Walker – “I get a ‘buzz’ out of my work”

Second: Ed. Cottrill – “Buttercups in Hopyards”
Third: John Hopkins – “Frosty Winter Walk”
Highly Commended: Joanne Redley – “A Boy’s Eye View”

imageJohn Hopkins’ “Frosty Winter Walk” received most votes from the 50 entrants, friends and family members who visited the exhibition.

Many thanks to all those who entered the competition and to the judges, Nick Jones, Andy Harmer and Simon Davies.

All of the entries will be displayed on the website when all the digital copies have been sent to Jim (