Stunning limestone pavements, ancient woodlands, intimate orchards and meadows and an impressive coastline make Arnside & Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty one of England's finest landscapes. The work of the AONB Partnership aims to conserve and enhance this extraordinary place now and for the future.
Stunning photos wow the judges
August 25th, 2016
The Arnside/Silverdale Landscape Trust ran a photo competition as part of their 30 year celebrations. 300 fantastic images were submitted and eventually whittled down to 69 finalists which attendees of a Landscape Trust exhibition in Arnside in May were invited to vote on. The worthy winner was Dallam Bridge by Adrian Almond (shown here). The category winners can be viewed in the gallery below.
Loving it – Chris Hunter – Sledging on Arnside Knott
Panorama – David Toft – Panorama near Jenny Brown’s Point
Best picture by a photographer aged under 16 (tie) – Angus Kennedy – Murmuration at Leighton
Rock of Ages – Adrian Almond – Gait Barrows Carboniferous limestone
Best picture by a photographer aged under 16 (tie) – Patrick Enion – My dog on the sands
My favourite building – from history to the present day – Adrian Almond – Dallam Bridge (overall winner)
Wonderfully Wild – Ken Kitchen – Broad bodied chaser
In Black & White – David Poole – Bela Bridge