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Affiliated Club & Societies

 
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Alnwick & District Camera Club Web Site
Venue:- Mechanics' Institute, Percy Street, Alnwick, NE66 1AE
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Wednesdays, 7.30pm, weekly - September to April
Hon.Secretary:- Yvonne Cleverley, 13 Swallow Close, Ashington, NE63 0DN
Tel No:- (01670) 858937
Amble Photographic Group Web Site
Venue:- Trinity Methodist Church Hall, Percy Street, Amble, Morpeth, NE65 0AG
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Fridays, weekly 9am-12noon all year except Christmas & New Year
Hon.Secretary:- Carol McKay, 9 Coquet Way, Warkworth, Morpeth NE65 0TY
Tel No:- (01665) 710177
Ashington Co-op Camera Club Website
Venue:- St Aidan's Parish Hall, Station Road, Ashington, NE63 8AD
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Thursdays, 7.30pm, weekly - all year ex Xmas/New Year
Secretary:- Mr Gordon Harthill, 12 Woodside, Bedlington, NE22 5NE
Tel No:- (01670) 823577

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Bishop Auckland Photographic Society  
Venue:- Lightfoot Centre, Kingsway, Bishop Auckland, DL14 7JN
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Mondays, 7.30pm, weekly - September to March
Hon.Secretary:- John Morris, 127 Leyburn Road, Darlington, DL1 2ES
Tel No:- (01325) 265271
Blyth Photographic Society Website
Venue:- St Mary's Church Hall, Blyth, NE24 1DP
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Thursdays, 7.15pm, weekly - September to April
Hon.Secretary:- Richard Anstey, 12 West Terrace, Stakeford, Choppington, NE62 5UL
Tel No:- (01670) 850859

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Cambois Camera Club Website
Venue:- The Club House, Ridley Terrace, Cambois, Blyth, NE24 1QS
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Wednesdays 7.30pm, weekly, September to April
Hon.Secretary:- Paul Knight, 20 Highfield, Blyth, NE24 4ND
Tel No:- (07788) 711081
Carlisle Camera Club Website
Venue:- The Belah Centre, Briar Bank, Belah, Carlisle, CA3 9SR 
Wheel Chair Access:- No
Meetings held:- Tusdays, 7.20pm, weekly - September to April
Hon.Secretary:- Geoff Coe LRPS, 29 Nook Lane Close, Dalston, Carlisle, CA5 7JA
Tel No:- (01228) 711036
Castleside & District Photo Club Website
Venue:- Castleside Scout Group Building, Drover Road, Castleside, Consett, DH8 9RE
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- 7.00pm Tuesdays, all year except Christmas
Hon.Secretary:- Michael Ball, 2, Front Street, Castleside, Consett, DH8 9AR
Tel No:- (0207) 500124
Chester-le-Street Camera Club Website
Venue:- Durham County Library, Front Street, Chester-le-Street, DH3 3BL
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Mondays, 7.30pm, weekly - September to May
Hon.Secretary:- Terry Harvey LRPS, 5 The Parade, Chester-le-Street, DH3 3LR
Tel No:- (0191) 3883055
Consett & District Photographic Society Website
Venue:- Citizens House, Station Road, Consett, DH8 5RL
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Mondays, 7.30pm, weekly - Sept to April
Hon.Secretary:- David Griffiths, 9 Ashfield, Shottley Bridge, Consett. DH8 0RF
Tel No:- (01207) 591830

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Copeland Photographic Society Website 
Venue:- Sneckyeat Community Centre, Hensingham, Whitehaven, CA28 8PQ
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Mondays, 7.15pm, weekly - September to April
Hon.Secretary:- Christine Cronin, 11 Walkmill Close, Moresby Parks, Whitehaven, CA28 8XR
Tel No:- (01946) 813107
Cramlington Camera Club Website
Venue:- The Methodist Church Hall, Doxford Place, Cramlington, NE23 6DY
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Thursdays, 7.30pm, weekly - beginning September to April
Hon.Secretary:- James Welsh 14 Lockerbie Road, Beacon Hill, Cramlington, NE23 8DJ
Tel No:- (01670) 738571

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The Darlington Association of Photographers  
Venue:- 1. The Friends Meeting House, Skinnergate, Darlington, DL3 7NB
2. The Quaker House (pub), 2 Mechanics Yard, off High Row, Darlington. DL3 7QF
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- 1.  2nd Sat, 10.00am to 12.00 noon
2. 1st & 4th Sat, 10.30am - 12.30pm
Hon.Secretary:- Peter Lycett, 140 The Broadway, Darlington, DL1 1EL
Tel No:- (01325) 355940
Dumfries Camera Club Website
Venue:- Gracefield Studios, Edinburgh Road, Dumfries. DG1 1JQ
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Wednesdays, 7.30pm, weekly - last week of August to last week of April
Hon.Secretary:- Simon Allen EFIAP, MPAGB, Crammond, Craignair Park, Annan, DG12 6ND
Tel No:- (01461) 201221
Durham Photographic Society Web site
Venue:- St Oswald Institute, Church Street, Durham, DH1 3DQ
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Thursdays, 7.30pm, all year except August and Xmas
Hon.Secretary:- Alan Sharp, 55 Old Elvet, Durham City, DH1 3HN
Tel No:- (0191) 3841539

Esh Winning Camera Club  
Venue:- Esh Winning Methodist Church Hall, Acton Road, Esh Winning, DH7 9PL
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Fridays, 7.30pm, weekly - late September to Easter
Hon.Secretary:- Bob Winter CPAGB, APAGB, 10 St Aidans Crescent, Crossgate Moor, Durham, DH1 4AP
Tel No:- (0191) 3865872

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Gallery Photo Group Web site
Venue:- The Gallery, Southlands Centre, Ormesby Road, Middlesbrough, TS3 0HG
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Tuesdays, 7.30pm, weekly - September to May
Hon.Secretary:- Malcolm Pumphrey, 8 Grey Towers Hall, Wyke Lane, Nunthorpe, Middlesbrough, TS7 0GD
Tel No:- (01642) 821738
Gateshead Camera Club Web site
Venue:- St Helens Church Hall, Belle Vue Bank, Low Fell, Gateshead, NE9 6BR
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Thursdays, 7.30pm, weekly - mid September to end April
Hon.Secretary:- Malcolm Burns APAGB, 47 Oakwood Avenue, Low fell, Gateshead, NE9 6PR
Tel No:- (0191) 4870952
Gosforth Camera Club  Web site
Venue:- The Millstone, Haddricks Mill Road, South Gosforth, Newcastle, NE3 1QL
Wheel Chair Access:- No
Meetings held:- Tuesdays, 7.30pm, weekly - September to April
Hon.Secretary:- Maggi Shepherd, Dinnington Chapel, Prestwick Road, Dinnington, NE13 7AG
Tel No:- (07711) 675321
Guisborough Photo Group Web site
Venue:- The Methodist Church Hall, 67-69 Westgate, Guisborough, Newcastle, TS14 6AF
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- 7.30pm Thursdays, September to May
Hon.Secretary:- Michelle Dixon, 1 Montagus Harrier, Guisborough, TS14 8PB
Tel No:- (07887) 750392

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Hartlepool Camera Club Website
Venue:- Hartlepool Peoples' Centre, Old Police Station, Raby Road, Hartlepool, TS24 8AH
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Mondays & Wednesdays, 6.30pm-9pm, all year (ex B/H)
Hon.Secretary:- Lorraine Vincent, 79 Dodsworth Walk, Hartlepool, TS27 3PF
Tel No:- (01429) 286510
Hartlepool Photographic & Digital Group Website
Venue:- Community Room, Central Library, York Road, Hartlepool, TS26 9DE
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Mondays 7.15pm, Mid Sept to May & 2nd Monday June to August (Digital -1st Wed all year)
Hon.Secretary:- Natalie Nunn, 47 Bluebell Way, Hartlepool, TS26 0WF
Tel No:- (01429) 279579
Hexham & District Photographic Society Website
Venue:- The Torch Centre, Corbridge Road, Hexham, NE46 1QS
Wheel Chair Access:- No
Meetings held:- Tuesdays 7.45pm, September to end of April
Hon.Secretary:- Carol Palmer ARPS, 46 Aquila Drive, Heddon on the Wall, NE15 0BS
Tel No:- (01661) 853211

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Keswick Photographic Society Website
Venue:- Methodist Church Rooms, Southey Street, Keswick, CA12 4HH
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Wednesday 7.30pm, Sept to April
Hon.Secretary:- David Woodthorpe, Bybeck, Grange in Borrowdale, Keswick, CA12 5UQ
Tel No:- (01768) 777828

The Leica Fellowship Website
Venue:- Weekends at different locations to enable all members opportunity to attend.
Wheel Chair Access:- Normally - yes.
Meetings held:- Twice yearly "Weekends" - April and September.
Hon.Secretary:- Ann Taylor LRPS,
Elgin Lodge, Back Rd, West Caister, Great Yarmouth, NR30 5SX
Tel No:- (01493) 720446

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Morpeth Camera Club Website
Venue:- Morpeth Methodist Church, Howard Terrace, Morpeth, NE61 1HU 
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
  Tuesdays 7.30pm, September to April
Hon.Secretary:- David Bisset, 62 Lindisfarne Lane, Morpeth, NE61 2UL
Tel No:- (01670) 516658
Morton Photographic Society Website
Venue:- Morton Community Centre, Wigton Road, Carlisle, CA2 6PJ
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Thursdays 7.30pm, September to April
Hon.Secretary:- Joan Hadley, 62 Dalesman Drive, Oakland View, Carlisle, CA1 3TH
Tel No:- (01228) 538855

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North Shields Photographic Society Website
Venue:- The Fishermen's Mission Units 47-49, Fish Quay, North Shields, NE30 1JA
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- 7.30-9.00pm, Tuesdays, all year.
Hon.Secretary:- Bill Fell, 48 Tudor Avenue, North Shields, NE29 6Rx
Tel No:- (07752) 304077
Northallerton Camera Club Website
Venue:- The Methodist Church Hall, Brompton, Northallerton, DL6 2QT
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Mondays 7.30pm, Sept to April (Training Evenings 3rd Wednesdays)
Hon.Secretary:- John Stokes CPAGB
6 Mayfield, South Otterington, Northallerton, DL7 9JH
Tel No:- (01609) 775531
The Northern Audio Visual Group  
Venue:- St John's Church Hall, Snods Edge, Shotley Bridge, Consett, DH8 9TJ
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- 3rd Saturday, March to Octocber plus 'other'
Hon.Secretary:- Howard Wilson APAGB, 17 Townsville Avenue, Monkseaton, Whitley Bay, NE23 9DG
Tel No:- (0191) 2531827

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Pen & Camera Club of Methodism Website
Venue:- Postal Club
Wheel Chair Access:- Not applicable
Meetings held:- All year.
Hon.Secretary:- Alex Robinson, 40 Springdalke, Earley, Reading, RG6 5PR
Tel No:- (01189) 874049
Penrith & District Camera Club Website
Venue:- The Quaker Meeting House, Meeting House Lane, Penrith, CA11 7TR
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Wednesdays, 7.30pm September to April
Hon.Secretary:- Sandy Urquhart, 37 Otters Holt, Culgaith, Penrith, CA10 1SG
Tel No:- (01768) 879063
Ponteland Photographic Society Website
Venue:- Merton Hall, Merton Way, Ponteland, NE20 9PX
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Mondays, 7.30pm, early September to April
Hon.Secretary:- Helen Bradley, 61 North Road, Ponteland, Newcastle. NE20 9UN
Tel No:- (01661) 824312

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Richmond Camera Club Website
Venue:- Methodist Church School Room, Dundas Street, Richmond, DL10 7AB
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Tuesdays 8pm, weekly - September to April
Hon.Secretary:- Martin Bottrill, Woodside, 1 Gilling Close, Richmond, DL10 5AY
Tel No:- (01748) 825802
Riding Mill PS Website
Venue:- Parish Hall, Millfield Road, Riding Mill, NE44 6DJ
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- 7pm - 2nd Wednesday monthly all year
Hon.Secretary:- Rosie Cunningham, Riding Mill Parish Hall, Millfield Road, Riding Mill, NE44 6DJ
Tel No:- not supplied
Ryton & District Camera Club Website
Venue:- Cross House Community Centre, Ryton Village, Tyne & Wear, NE40 3QP
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Tuesdays 7.30pm, weekly - September to May
Hon.Secretary:- Trevor Walters APAGB, 3 River View, Ryton, NE40 3HL
Tel No:- (0191) 4139016

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Saltburn Photographic Society Website
Venue:- Methodist Church Hall, Milton Street, Saltburn-by-the-Sea, TS12 1DN
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Wednesdays 7.30pm, mid September to mid April
Hon.Secretary:- Richard Dregg, 38 Blenheim Avenue, Marske-by-the-Sea, Redcar, TS11 6AZ
Tel No:- not supplied
South Shields Photographic Society Website
Venue:- St Michael & All Angels Parish Church, Westoe Road, South Shields, NE33 3NA
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Tuesdays, 7.30pm, weekly - September to May
Hon.Secretary:- Philip Dunn, 12 Brayside, Hedworth, Jarrow, NE32 4RL
Tel No:- (0191) 5368386
Stanhope Photographic Society  
Venue:- St Thomas Church Hall, Front Street, Stanhope, DL13 2UE
Wheel Chair Access:- No
Meetings held:- Tuesdays, 7.30pm, Sept to May
Hon.Secretary:- Robert Stobbart
2 Crag Villas, Eastgate, Bishop Auckland, DL13 2HN
Tel No:- (01388) 517436

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Stockton Camera Club Website
Venue:- Elmwood Community Centre, Hartburn, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 5EP
Wheel Chair Access:- No
Meetings held:- Wednesdays, 7.15pm, weekly - September to April
Hon.Secretary:- Susan Tyerman, 31 Hemmingford gardens, Leven Park, Yarm, TS15 9ST
Tel No:- (01642) 790616
Stokesley Photographic Society Website
Venue:- Town Hall, High Street, Stokesley, TS9 5DG
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Thursdays, 7.30pm, weekly - September to end April
Hon.Secretary:- Allan Snape, 34 Northfield Drive, Sokesley, Middlesbrough. TS9 5PF
Tel No:- (01642) 711027
Sunderland Photographic Association Website
Venue:- St Oswalds Cummincare Centre, Gladwin Road, Grindon, Sunderland, SR4 9QY
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Thursdays, 7.15pm, weekly - Sept - Aprill
Hon.Secretary:- Edward Wilding, 33 Laburnum Crecent, Easington Village, Peterlee, SR8 3EE
Tel No:- (0191) 5270787

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Tynemouth Photographic Society Website
Venue:- Camera House (above library), Front Street, Tynemouth, NE30 4DZ
Wheel Chair Access:- No
Meetings held:- Thursdays 7.30pm weekly (Video Group Mondays 7.30pm) - Sept to May
Hon.Secretary:- Jennifer Cowley, 2a Field House, Stephenson Street, North Shields, NE30 1ER
Tel No:- (0191) 3408653

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Wallsend Photographic Society Website
Venue:- St Columbas Church Hall, Carville Road, Wallsend, NE28 6RN
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Wednesdays, 7.30pm weekly - September to April
Hon.Secretary:- Terry Masters, 13 Eversley Place, Rosehill, Wallsend, NE28 7BD
Tel No:- (0191) 2341220
Washington Camera Club Website
Venue:- Shiney Row Community Association, Claremont Drive, Shiney Row, Houghton-le-Spring DH4 7LR
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Fridays 7.30pm, weekly - all year (ex Xmas & NY)
Hon.Secretary:- Christine Dobinson, 8 Glenholme Close, Ayton, Washington NE37 0EW
Tel No:- (0191) 4174369
West Cumbria Photo Group Website
Venue:- Distington Community Centre, Church Road, Distington, CA14 5TE
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- 7.30pm monthly, 3rd Thursday, all year
Hon.Secretary:- Tom Chatterley, Orchard House, Lamplugh, Workington, CA14 4TY
Tel No:- (01946) 862455

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Whickham Photographic Club Website
Venue:- Whickham Community Centre, Front Street, Whickham, NE16 4JL
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Fridays 7.30pm, weekly - September to May
Hon.Secretary:- Rebecca Potter, 42 Grayling Road, Rosewood park, Gateshead, NE11 9ND
Tel No:- (0191) 4604333
Whitley Bay Photographic Society Website
Venue:- 3 Waverley Avenue, Monkseaton, Whitley Bay, NE25 8AN
Wheel Chair Access:- No
Meetings held:- Tuesdays 7.30pm, weekly - September to April (1st Tuesday May to August)
Hon.Secretary:- Jan Clements, 31 St Marys Avenue, Whitley Bay, NE26 1TB
Tel No:- (0191) 2524911
Winlaton Camera Club Website
Venue:- New Westend Social Club, West Lane, Winlaton, NE21 6PQ
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Tuesdays, 7.30pm weekly - September to May
Hon.Secretary:- Arthur Coulson, 25 Thornton Crescent, Blaydon-on-Tyne, NE21 4BA
Tel No:- (0191) 4148535

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Wooler & District Camera Club Website 
Venue:- Glendale Hall, Cheviot Street, Wooler, NE71 6LP
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Alternate Thursdays 7.30pm, beginning September to April
Hon.Secretary:- Diane Baynton, Fowberry, Main Street, Bowsden, Berwick-on-Tweed, TD15 2DW
Tel No:- (01289) 388455
Workington Camera Club Website
Venue:- Helena Thompson Museum, Park End Road, Workington, CA14 4DE
Wheel Chair Access:- Yes
Meetings held:- Fridays 7.30pm, weekly - September to April
Hon.Secretary:- Keith Greggain LRPS AFIAP, 125 Main Street, Distington, Workington, CA14 5XJ
Tel No:- (01946) 830090

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