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Photo Gallery - Norman Nicholson Competition 2014

Ravenglass Sunset by David Leslie
Solway Sunset from Workington by Richard Happybricks
Seascale Sunset by Chris Himsworth
Harrington shore in Workington with Scotland on the horizon by John Wilson
Sunset over Buttermere by Denise Millward
Harrington shore in Workington by John Wilson
Northside by David Leslie
Sunset over Wastwater from the foot of Yewbarrow by Grant & Linda Pickup
'Tide's In.. Time to Go Fishing..' by William Palmer
Maryport Harbour by William Palmer
Wastwater Screes by Grant & Linda Pickup
Great Gable from Wastwater by Grant & Linda Pickup
Waswater Screes, Wasdale by Grant & Linda Pickup
The Lifeboat Inn, Maryport by William Palmer
Maryport Harbour, West Cumbria by William Palmer
Wastwater by Chris Himsworth
Stanley Ghyll Force by Chris Himsworth
Seascale Beach by Chris Himsworth
'Sea Of Tranquillity' at Ravenglass Estuary by Christine Curtin
Black Combe by Christine Curtin
The Candlestick at Whitehaven by Angie Webb
The River Duddon high in the Duddon Valley above Seathwaite, early in the long journey down to the Duddon Estuary, Millom and Askam by Bert Whalley
Millom ironworks and Black Combe viewed across the Duddon Estuary from the old Askam ironworks slag pier in the 1960s by Bert Whalley
Nicholson's Dazzle, Sunset above Roanhead from Askam Pier in the 1990s by Bert Whalley
'No more than a notch....' Scafell, Scafell Pike, Broad Crag, Ill Crag, Great End, Esk Pike and Bowfell from Harter Fell by Bert Whalley
'The tallest hill in England…' Scafell, Mickledore, Scafell Pike and Ill Crag from Bowfell by Bert Whalley
'The End Of The Jetty', Seascale by Christine Curtin
'Loyalty', St Bees Beach by Christine Curtin
'My Haven', Tom Hurds Rock Whitehaven to St Bees Head by Christine Curtin
'Stone Pits and Pocks', St Bees by Brian Anderson
Scafell Pike by John Phoenix Hutchinson
Ashness Bridge by Al Gray
Buttermere by Al Gray
National Trust Centenary Stone, Derwentwater by Al Gray
Jetty on Derwentwater by Al Gray
'Surprise View' by Al Gray
Buttermere and the 'Sentinels' by Andrew Clayborough
Pillar by Andrew Clayborough
Buttermere by Andrew Clayborough
'The Blind Sentinel', Millom’s old lighthouse at Hodbarrow by Richard Gillson
'Sun Setting at Hodbarrow', Millom by Victoria Christie (www.westcumbriaimages.com)
'Peace and Quiet', Wastwater by Victoria Christie (www.westcumbriaimages.com)
'Stranded', Ravenglass by Victoria Christie (www.westcumbriaimages.com)
'Powerful', Whitehaven by Victoria Christie (www.westcumbriaimages.com)
'Solitude', St Bees by Victoria Christie (www.westcumbriaimages.com)
Black Combe and St Georges spire, viewed across the Hodbarrow Reserve by Christine Redgate
Autumn Colours at Hodbarrow Reserve by Christine Redgate
Turbine silhouettes on a golden sunset, across the Irish Sea from Haverigg sea wall by Christine Redgate
Across the Duddon Estuary to the Lake District hills, from Millom Pierby Christine Redgate
La'al Ratty line at Irton Road by Sally Garnett
The Energy Coast by Sally Garnett
The Energy Coast in Autumn by Sally Garnett
Sellafield through blossom by Sally Garnett
Photo tribute to Norman Nicholson, including a quotation from a review of his work, by Mike Turner
Photo tribute, inspired by Norman Nicholson's poem ‘Silecroft Shore’, by Mike Turner
Maryport Sunset by Phil Doyle
Maryport by Phil Doyle
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Ravenglass Sunset by David Leslie
Solway Sunset from Workington by Richard Happybricks
Seascale Sunset by Chris Himsworth
Harrington shore in Workington with Scotland on the horizon by John Wilson
Sunset over Buttermere by Denise Millward
Harrington shore in Workington by John Wilson
Northside by David Leslie
Sunset over Wastwater from the foot of Yewbarrow by Grant & Linda Pickup
'Tide's In.. Time to Go Fishing..' by William Palmer
Maryport Harbour by William Palmer
Wastwater Screes by Grant & Linda Pickup
Great Gable from Wastwater by Grant & Linda Pickup
Waswater Screes, Wasdale by Grant & Linda Pickup
The Lifeboat Inn, Maryport by William Palmer
Maryport Harbour, West Cumbria by William Palmer
Wastwater by Chris Himsworth
Stanley Ghyll Force by Chris Himsworth
Seascale Beach by Chris Himsworth
'Sea Of Tranquillity' at Ravenglass Estuary by Christine Curtin
Black Combe by Christine Curtin
The Candlestick at Whitehaven by Angie Webb
The River Duddon high in the Duddon Valley above Seathwaite, early in the long journey down to the Duddon Estuary, Millom and Askam by Bert Whalley
Millom ironworks and Black Combe viewed across the Duddon Estuary from the old Askam ironworks slag pier in the 1960s by Bert Whalley
Nicholson's Dazzle, Sunset above Roanhead from Askam Pier in the 1990s by Bert Whalley
'No more than a notch....' Scafell, Scafell Pike, Broad Crag, Ill Crag, Great End, Esk Pike and Bowfell from Harter Fell by Bert Whalley
'The tallest hill in England…' Scafell, Mickledore, Scafell Pike and Ill Crag from Bowfell by Bert Whalley
'The End Of The Jetty', Seascale by Christine Curtin
'Loyalty', St Bees Beach by Christine Curtin
'My Haven', Tom Hurds Rock Whitehaven to St Bees Head by Christine Curtin
'Stone Pits and Pocks', St Bees by Brian Anderson
Scafell Pike by John Phoenix Hutchinson
Ashness Bridge by Al Gray
Buttermere by Al Gray
National Trust Centenary Stone, Derwentwater by Al Gray
Jetty on Derwentwater by Al Gray
'Surprise View' by Al Gray
Buttermere and the 'Sentinels' by Andrew Clayborough
Pillar by Andrew Clayborough
Buttermere by Andrew Clayborough
'The Blind Sentinel', Millom’s old lighthouse at Hodbarrow by Richard Gillson
'Sun Setting at Hodbarrow', Millom by Victoria Christie (www.westcumbriaimages.com)
'Peace and Quiet', Wastwater by Victoria Christie (www.westcumbriaimages.com)
'Stranded', Ravenglass by Victoria Christie (www.westcumbriaimages.com)
'Powerful', Whitehaven by Victoria Christie (www.westcumbriaimages.com)
'Solitude', St Bees by Victoria Christie (www.westcumbriaimages.com)
Black Combe and St Georges spire, viewed across the Hodbarrow Reserve by Christine Redgate
Autumn Colours at Hodbarrow Reserve by Christine Redgate
Turbine silhouettes on a golden sunset, across the Irish Sea from Haverigg sea wall by Christine Redgate
Across the Duddon Estuary to the Lake District hills, from Millom Pierby Christine Redgate
La'al Ratty line at Irton Road by Sally Garnett
The Energy Coast by Sally Garnett
The Energy Coast in Autumn by Sally Garnett
Sellafield through blossom by Sally Garnett
Photo tribute to Norman Nicholson, including a quotation from a review of his work, by Mike Turner
Photo tribute, inspired by Norman Nicholson's poem ‘Silecroft Shore’, by Mike Turner
Maryport Sunset by Phil Doyle
Maryport by Phil Doyle

Many thanks to all the local photographers and visitors to the area who have sent in fantastic photo entries of the Western Lake District and Coast to our Norman Nicholson Competition..

The competition is supported by the Pennington Hotel and Faber & Faber, with a winning prize of a meal for two at the Estuary Restaurant in Ravenglass and 3 runners-up prizes of copies of both ‘Collected Poems by Norman Nicholson’ and ‘Wednesday Early Closing’ his autobiography.

If you would like to enter the competition please send your poems or photographs to info@western-lakedistrict.co.uk - the closing date for entries is 28 February 2014.


Whitehaven - the perfect day out
Millom & Black Combe
Cockermouth
Ravenglass

Brian Sherwen Photography

Many images on this website have been supplied to us by Brian Sherwen.