Photography Competition Winner To Be Announced on Friday

Posted by on Jan 13, 2014 in Admin Post, Blog, Information, News, Photographs, rivingtonpike | 0 comments

TweetLocal photographer Chris Carter has judged to Top 3 Photography Competition Entries and has decided on the winner as well as providing pointers to the two runners up. Chris takes professional photos all over the world and after having a look at this personal photos HERE I think you will agree that he is a very worthy judge of the competition. Along with Mathers of Lancashire who sponsored the competition and are providing a canvas for the winner as well as 25% off canvas printing to anyone who mentions when ordering, Chris Carter has started to advertise on the...

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Photography Competition Top 3 Photos

Posted by on Dec 7, 2013 in Admin Post, News, Photographs, Rivington, rivingtonpike | 1 comment

TweetIn this post we will reveal the top 3 photos which were entered into the photography competition as decided by us here at The winning photo will be decided by local photographer Chris Carter. The competition has been sponsored by Mathers of Lancashire who are providing a canvas for the winner. In conjunction with the competition Mathers are also offering 50% off all canvas printing as well as a 10% discount on binoculars. Choosing the top 3 was very difficult as we had many great entries however we feel that the 3 chosen photos are best representative of the title...

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Photo Competition Update!

Posted by on Oct 16, 2013 in Information, News, Photographs, Rivington | 2 comments

TweetFirstly, we have extended the competition entry date until 31st October to give everyone enough time to enter a photo into our Wildlife Competition. The competition has received significantly fewer entries than last year so we would like to clarify exactly what can be classed as a ‘Wildlife Photo’. We are making the competition as general as possible to allow as many people as possible to enter so by ‘Wildlife’ we mean most aspects of nature. We want the focus of the competition to be wildlife so pictures of trees, plants, animals, birds and fish are all great....

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Chorley Carnival Tomorrow

Posted by on Jun 7, 2013 in Information, News | 0 comments

TweetI’m just making this post to inform everyone that the Chorley Carnival Parade is on tomorrow along with many events taking place in Astley Park including a motorbike stunt show and a football tournament. See their website for more details:

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Bolton Hospice Midnight Memories Walk

Posted by on May 11, 2013 in Information, News, Walk | 0 comments

TweetBolton Hospice are running a ‘Midnight Memories Walk’ which will take place on Saturday 15th June 2013. The event will take place on Saturday 15th June 2013 and will help to raise funds towards the running of Bolton Hospice. Please visit this page for more information and/or to sign up: Bolton Hospice Midnight Memories Walk 2013

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Website Update Plans

Posted by on Apr 11, 2013 in Admin Post, Feature, Information, News, rivingtonpike | 0 comments

TweetWe mentioned on Twitter a few days ago that we had some big updates planned for the website; below is a short list of some of the things we have in mind, not everything is guaranteed to go ahead but it is likely that the majority of the things below will happen over the next few months. We plan to remove Google Ads from the site; they make the site look slightly messy, we plan on replacing them with local, useful adverts such as Mathers of Lancashire who are currently adverting with us. We aim to get a better archive system, currently is too blog like; it is too...

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