C&HVPS 2018 Programme

January 11th  – C+HVPS Annual General Meeting

  1. Presenting the 2018 Programme.                       Keith Brown
  2. The new Chairman entertains                             Nick Chalkley


February 8th – Members Lectures

  1. An interest in photography-starting out whilst still at school                Ian Holmes
  2. Top to Bottom of the Rockies                                                                 Ray Fowler


March 8th –  Visiting Speaker

A print lecture “Faces & Places” Bob Underhill APAGB, AIPF


April 12th – Members Lectures

  1. The power of the image                                                                      Sue Hughes
  2. Scene from the camera                                                                       Roger Moore


May 10th –  Handing in entries for the 2018 Annual Exhibition. Starts at 7.00 pm, doors open at 6.30 pm

Members projects: Time for members to share their current photography related projects.


May 25th – A lecture by Denis Thorpe at Losehill Hall YHA

details to be announced


June 14th Judging the 2018 exhibition entries.



June 23rd – 30th   Annual C+HVPS Exhibition opens at St Peter’s Church, Hope during Hope Wakes Week.


July 12th – Visiting Speaker

David Gibbins ARPS, APAGB, EFIAP/b. BPE5


August 9th  –  Members presentations

Members Night – “Beat the Clock.” Eight invited members to show whatever they like in 10 minutes.


Sept 13th – Presentation of the C+HVPS 2018 Awards

  1. “Contrasts”                                    Les Nixon
  2. “A mixed bag”                               Steve Elliott.


October 11th  – Visiting Speaker

An evening with Rebecca Nex from Sheffield P. S. Colour images, projected and prints


November 8th  – Visiting Speaker

“The best of the last, UK and beyond” A Natural History & Wildlife presentation by Paul Hobson


December 13th  –  C&HVPS Christmas Dinner .


Additional events with details to be announced.

  1. Light painting evening by Steve Elliott.
  2. Audio Visual Show in Castleton Church by Kate & Keith Brown
  3. A Workshop evening developing our portrait skills.



This year we are also endeavouring to have a more active outside activities programme, mainly during the summer months with local and regional locations. Please advise Ray Fowler if you have any ideas.

Possibilities are:-

  1. Visit to RAF show at Scampton. 9th Sept with Andrews
  2. Visit to National Memorial Arboretum 20th Sept with Andrews
  3. Longshaw Sheepdog Trials Friday 31st August