The Trustees of the Town and Manor of Hungerford are celebrating the success of their wildflower planting this year with a photography competition.
The wildlflowers have been planted to compliment the grassland and to enhance the flora and fauna of our beautiful Common. There are four areas of wildflowers bristling with over 15 varieties and the tall white daisies make the area easy to see. One is on the left of the road from Downgate to Crossways and just near the Everlong and the deep pit. Another is bisected by the path from Downgate to the Cricket Club.
These flowers attract many species of pollinators which are key to ensuring plants produce seeds.
We are offering prizes of £100 each for 2 categories:
- The best photograph showing the flowers
- The best photograph showing a pollinator on or within the flowers.
How to Enter
The photograph(s) should be accompanied by another offering proof that the image was taken on Hungerford Common and a written declaration that you took the competition photographs on Hungerford Common.
Please include your name, address and contact phone number with all entries.
Five entries per person per category.
Please send your entries by email to: email@example.com
or post them to: Town and Manor of Hungerford, Wildflower Competition, Town Hall, Hungerford. RG17 0NF.
The letterbox, for hand deliveries, is by the rear entrance of the Town Hall.
Closing date for entries: Saturday 31 July 2021.
Judging will take place in August and the winners notified on Monday 16 August 2021.
The winning entries will be notified and the winning pictures will be posted on the Town and Manor Facebook page and in Penny Post. The Judge’s decision is final.