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Flying Scotsman: 8 July

On 8 July the Club has an outing to photograph the iconic locomotive, Flying Scotsman, as it hauls a train from York via Settle to Carlisle and return. It will be at some of the most attractive areas in the … Continue reading

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Harness racing: 24 June

There’s an opportunity to capture the thrills and spills of harness racing in your photographs at Peel Park, Hellifield (just off the A65). Racing starts at 2.30pm. Look out for other members.

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Bradford Dragon Boat Festival: 22 to 24 June

Join other members at Roberts Park, Saltaire, for Dragon Boat racing. There are Schools events on Friday. The Lord Mayor’s Appeal events are on Saturday. And the Multi Charity events are on Sunday. Refreshments and other activities are available throughout … Continue reading

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Ladies’ Day at the Races: 21 June

Members can treat themselves to photographing a  glorious afternoon of colourful racing at Ripon’s ‘garden’ course together with a touch of magic, glitz and glamour including competitions for Best Dressed Lady and Best Hat. (Members may prefer to photograph the … Continue reading

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Linton Falls outing: 19 June – Postponed

Our visit to Linton Falls, near Grassington, has been postponed because of low water and forecast cloud. We hope to rearrange the event or offer an alternative landscape opportunity later in the season.  

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Butterflies and Battleships: 15 June

We have a club outing on Friday 15 June. In the morning we visit Butterfly World to photo a morpho peleides and a heliconius melpomene and 120 other species. Meet the reptiles and meerkats too. Long lenses useful but a … Continue reading

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Outing cancelled: 3 June

We’ve had to cancel the outing to Scale Haw Force planned for 3 June. A reconnaisance has shown that it is unsuitable for a large group of photographers. It is only really suitable for one or two people at a … Continue reading

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Andy advises: 29 May

The Club’s trip to Kirkstall on 29 May proved a hit with a dozen members attending. Host Andy Aughey briefed members over refreshments on some tips for photographing inside the Abbey House Museum and for shooting at the Abbey itself. … Continue reading

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Kirkstall outing: 29 May

On Tuesday 29 May Andy Aughey leads a club visit to the monastic remains at Kirkstall Abbey plus he has negotiated for us to take photos of the recreated Victorian streets within the Abbey House Museum. Meet Andy at the … Continue reading

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Farm feasting: 22 May

The club outing to Julia and John’s farm on 22 May proved a feast for the 15 club members attending, both photographically and culinary. In the morning many ventured through the woodland and up the steep hillside while others roamed … Continue reading

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