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"Blyth come out top in 5 Cornered Northern Area Competition"
The 5 Way Interclub Digital Image Competition between Blyth, Cambois, Cramlington, Whitley Bay and Wallsend was held on Thursday 21st February 2013. This event was hosted by Blyth Photographic Society and the judge was Dave Richardson APAGB, from Ryton & District CC.
The winning club was Blyth with an overall score of 259 points. In 2nd place was Whitley Bay with 258 points. Cambois, who were last year’s winners, came 3rd with 249 points, Cramlington came 4th with 247 points and Wallsend were 5th with 223. One image gained the highest score of 30 points and this was entitled ‘Wiccan Night’ by Mark Illingworth of Cramlington CC.
"Wiccan Night" by Mark Illingworth of Cramlington CC
This proved to be an excellent evening for Blyth as they haven’t won this competition for several years. The President, Lynda Parker accepted the trophy on behalf of the club. The event was very well attended by all the clubs that took part and everyone enjoyed the buffet afterwards. Thank you to the members of Blyth for hosting this event and to the judge for an enjoyable evening.