Borders Digital Challenge at Hawick - Sunday 24th March 2013.

On Sunday 24th March 2013, Morpeth Camera Club again participated in the Borders Digital Challenge.
This annual competition, held at Hawick in the Scottish Borders, attracted entries from Kelso, Wooler, Dumfries, Earlston,
Berwick, Galashiels, Amble, Hawick, Liddesdale, Hexham, Morebattle, Morpeth, Tweedale and Morton Camera Clubs.
Judged this year by Rikki O'Neill, FRPS, MPAGB, FIPF, Hon SPF. Dumfries Camera Club were the winners with 146 pts,
(ammended 26/03/13), Hexham were in second place with 137 pts and Morton third with 136 pts. Morpeth Camera Club
finished in 6th position with 131 pts. Thanks go to Vince Rooker, John Thompson, Steve McDonald, Davy Bolam, Ian
Cadwallender and Glyn Truman who collectively made up the Morpeth entry of ten images. It should also be noted that
Club President Vince Rooker attended the event and represented the club, completing the 130 mile round trip in some
very poor driving conditions, battling through ice and snow on the return journey late on Sunday evening.