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Pro-loco Art Competition 2020 CANCELLED - Click Here for more information. .
Pro-loco Photography Competition 2020 NOW OPEN. Click Here for more information.

Pro-loco Photography Competition

Monday 11th February 2013 saw the opening of the 4th Photography Competition hosted by Matlock Bath Parish Council.

The competition is open to all age groups, with 3 separate prize categories:

Adults (Age 17 and over -1st Prize - £75, 2nd Prize - £50, 3rd Prize - £30

Young Photographer (Age 11-16) - Gift Vouchers

Junior Photographer (Age 10 and under) - Gift Vouchers

There will also be a prize for the best "Villager".

Prizes will also be awarded in the "Best of ...." category for the Pavilion, Holy Trinity Church, the Illuminations, Peak Mines (Mining Museum)and the Heights of Abraham.

All entries must depict a scene or artefact from the parish of Matlock Bath. Entries should be made on line. If you wish to submit entries on a disk, you should contact the Parish Clerk to obtain an entry form.

The competition closes on 9th October 2013. After this date a shortlist of finalists will be drawn up with all shortlisted entries displayed in the Pump Room of the Pavilion on Saturday 19th October. Between 2.00 pm-7.00 pm members of the public will be invited to vote for their favourite and there will also be on line voting.

On Sunday 20th October in the Pump Room there will be a presentation ceremony to award prizes. Details about timing etc will be available shortly.

Photographs should be uploaded and re-named using your name and the image title. For example: JoeBloggs_WarMemorial

Files should be between 3-5mb. The larger the file the longer it will take to load and may appear not to be working.

SHOULD YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEMS UPLOADING IMAGES, E-MAIL THEM TO This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. INCLUDING ALL OF THE INFORMATION FROM THE ENTRY FORM. This, however, should only be done if you encounter problems uploading images.

All entries will be acknowledged within 48 hours by the Clerk. If you do not receive a personal e-mail within 48 hours, please contact the Clerk to ensure that the photographs have been received.

Further details concerning the competition will be posted on this page of the website in due course.


Upload your images using the form below and please remember that the larger your files (5MB max.) the longer they will take to upload - please be patient:


Pro-loco Photography Competition Entry Form 2020

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If you have trouble with the form you can email them directly to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Next Parish Council Meeting

Due to the coronavirus outbreak all face-to-face meetings have been cancelled. The next full Council meeting will be held on Wednesday 23rd September 2020 at 7.00 pm (TBC). If you would like to join this meeting, please contact the Clerk for the passcode. If you wish to raise any issue, please forward to the Clerk details of the issue prior to the meeting. .

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