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SAPA All v All

13/11/2021

On Tuesday 9th November we had the SAPA All v All competition hosted by Wareham CC.
There were 10 clubs competing and we came 3rd.
Congratulations to Michael Berkeley on scoring 10 and all the other members whose images helped us gain 3rd place.
Sue Veal ...more

SAPA: Wareham vs FCC 2021

14/10/2021

Wareham hosted the SAPA PDI completion with FCC via Zoom

It was a close battle and when all scores were added up it was a tie. However, following the the rules with the 3 lowest scores being deducted, FCC came out the winner by 2 points......Wareham CC 134.5 and Fordingbridge 136.5 ...more

Tom's August Publicity

11/07/2021

Just to prove that some things cannot be stopped by the current problems, here is Tom's publicity. ...more

Tom's July Publicity

09/06/2021

Tom looks forward to a meeting that does not involve a comparer screen. ...more

Tom's June Publicity

07/05/2021

A few more laughs from Tom. ...more

Tom's May Publicity

07/05/2021

Another of Tom's gems. ...more

SCPF Championships

22/03/2021

March 2021 saw the SCPF Championships where FCC came a creditable 6th out of 34 clubs that entered. ...more

SCPF League Results

12/03/2021

Results for the 2020-21 SCPF PDI League 3 will be put here as the results are received. ...more

Tom's April Publicity

05/03/2021

What treasures are contained within? ...more

Tom's March Publicity

03/02/2021

Underway with more publicity ...more

2021 Salisbury Exhibition

07/12/2020

The Salisbury exhibition will be PDI only in January 2021. This is the marking for our entries. ...more

Tom's January Publicity

05/12/2020

The first for 2021 ...more

SAPA: FCC vs Wimborne

26/11/2020

FCC hosted the SAPA PDI completion with Wimborne via Zoom ...more

Tom's December Publicity

04/11/2020

Corny joke season! ...more

SAPA PDIs vs Wimborne

07/10/2020

SAPA PDIs vs Wimborne held via Zoom ...more

Tom's November Publicity

03/09/2020

Something to entertain you in these difficult times........................ ...more

Tom's October Publicity

28/08/2020

We are back in Sept! ...more

Tom's September Publicity

22/07/2020

A little early but still appreciated............... ...more

Tom's August Publicity

06/07/2020

Tom keeps everyone informed about FCC! ...more

Tom's July Publicity

01/06/2020

The parish magazines are printing again, so some normality returns. ...more

EATING WITH ONE CHOPSTICK (A FOREIGNER’S ENCOUNTER WITH CHINA)

07/05/2020

Kevin's talk about China 6th May 2020 ...more

The 2020 Fordingbridge Challenge

25/04/2020

Held via Zoom ...more

Tom's May Publicity

25/04/2020

In these troubled times somethings remain the same, one of those is Tom's sense of humour! ...more

SCPF Print & PDI Results (2019 - 2020)

26/03/2020

Results will appear in this page as they appear. ...more

Tom's April Publicity

13/03/2020

Sorry to have kept you waiting but it is here now! ...more

Tom's March publicity

15/02/2020

Spring cometh......................... ...more

SAPA FCC vs Blandord Forum

13/02/2020

FCC hosted the SAPA competition with Blandford Forum CC & the away Competition. ...more

Tom's February Publicity

16/01/2020

Another of Tom's works for the club! ...more

Tom's January Publicity

21/12/2019

Start the New Year off with a chuckle at Tom's Publicity for the club. ...more

SAPA All v All PDI competition.

14/11/2019

Wareham CC on Tuesday 12th Nov was the SAPA All v All PDI competition. ...more

Tom's December Publicity

26/10/2019

An early Christmas Present for everyone. ...more

SAPA All vs All Print

24/10/2019

23rd October Results ...more

Tom's November Publicity

30/09/2019

Another enjoyable piece from our master publicist ...more

FCC Awarded a Certificate

28/09/2019

FCC achieved 2nd place in the PDI League final. ...more

Tom's October Publicity

24/08/2019

Our season is underway. ...more

Tom's September Publicity

24/08/2019

Getting close to our restart! ...more

Tom's August Publicity

06/07/2019

Even whilst we all sleep through the summer Tom's publicity continues to sing our praises. ...more

Tom's July Publicity

21/06/2019

Another of Tom's efforts to keep the whole of the county thinking about nothing else other than FCC. ...more

Tom's June Publicity

30/05/2019

Some more worldly wise words from Tom. ...more

Tom's May Publicity

30/04/2019

All about June, whoever she is.................................... ...more

Tom's May Publicity

13/04/2019

Another opportunity to smile, read Tom's publicity. ...more

SAPA League final

11/04/2019

Results for the SAPA League final held at Wareham. ...more

SCPF Championships

11/04/2019

Individual results from the SCPF Championships. ...more

SCPF Print & PDI Results (2018 - 2019)

22/03/2019

Results will appear in this page as they appear. ...more

Tom's April Publicity

07/03/2019

I've looked hard and long and this appears to be safe to read, no April Fool's Jokes! ...more

Tom's March Publicity

05/02/2019

As day follows night, so cometh the next edition of Tom's publicity ...more

SAPA Return league match

14/01/2019

9th Jan the return SAPA league match against BECC was held. ...more

Tom's February Publicity

06/01/2019

A February treat form Tom ...more

Tom's January Publicity

20/12/2018

A New Year, a new Tom's Publicity! ...more

Tom's December Publicity

12/11/2018

You have been warned.............................
The
Christmas
Jokes
are here!!!!!!!! ...more

Mike Otton

13/10/2018

Mike Otton an Honorary Member of the club has died. ...more

SAPA All v All

12/10/2018

Results from the All v All Print competition ...more

Tom's November Publicity

06/10/2018

Spoiler, no jokes about Christmas yet! ...more

Tom's October Publicity

01/10/2018

The season is underway and so is Tom ...more

Anne Mahany has been a FCC member for 30 years

07/09/2018

At the opening of the 2018-19 season the club celebrated Anne's 30 year membership ...more

Tom's September Publicity

08/08/2018

The new season is upon us and Tom's missive is a constant........... ...more

Tom's August Publicity

04/07/2018

Another gem from the master!!!!!! ...more

Tom's July Publicity

03/06/2018

Another summer is upon us and fortunately we can sit in the garden with a glass of wine and have a chuckle with Tom's publicity......... ...more

60th Anniversary Exhibition

20/05/2018

The 60th Anniversary Exhibition was held Thursday 17th May to 19th May 2018 in the Town Hall. ...more

Tom's June Publicity

06/05/2018

Relief fo those that sit by their computers waiting for Tom's publicity to appear..................it is here! ...more

Tom's May publicity for the club

15/04/2018

I wonder how many members first heard about our club from reading the publicity Tom creates for the local magazines. ...more

SCPF Championships

29/03/2018

Results from the SCPF Championships ...more

SCPF Print & PDI Results (2017-2018)

29/03/2018

Results will appear in this page as they appear. ...more

SAPA League 6th March

10/03/2018

The SAPA league match on the 6th March was against Poole. ...more

Tom's April Publicity

26/02/2018

Read carefully, does this contain an April Fool's Joke? ...more

Tom's March Publicity

01/02/2018

Admired by many, followed by the great and small, Tom's publicity it a talking point for all locals! ...more

SCPF Exhibition

06/01/2018

The SCPF Exhibition preview was held at Salisbury Library 5th Jan 2018 ...more

Tom's February Publicity

29/12/2017

Another excellent piece of club publicity from Tom................... ...more

Tom's January Publicity

04/12/2017

Start there new year with a bang and a laugh by reading Tom's publicity for the club. ...more

SCPF PDI Exhibition 2017-2018

20/11/2017

Held on 19 November 2017 ...more

SAPA All v All PDI

15/11/2017

SAPA hosted by Wareham ...more

Tom's December Publicity

06/11/2017

Christmas is coming!!!! Enjoy Tom's publicity ...more

Stour & Avon Photographic Association

31/10/2017

All v All Print
23rd Oct ...more

Tom's November Publicity

07/10/2017

Another exciting episode ...more

Tom's October Publicity

05/09/2017

The season has started and Tom's in gear!!!!! ...more

Emma wins the Photography Cup at Ellingham.

14/08/2017

Emma entered a number of sections in the Ellingham Show Photographic Competition and won! ...more

Tom's September Publicity

13/08/2017

Back into the fray of a new season but you can keep your spirits up by reading Tom's news! ...more

Tom's August Publicity

16/07/2017

Just in case you are missing the club whilst it is on it's summer break, here is Tom's publicity to keep you feeling engaged. ...more

2017 AGM

03/07/2017

A few pictures of awards given at the AGM. ...more

Tom's July Publicity

11/06/2017

Another treat for Tom's readers........ ...more

Tom's June Publicity

04/06/2017

More from the pen of Tom our publicity guru. ...more

Sad News

30/05/2017

Valarie Fish, a long term FCC member has recently died. ...more

SAPA Certificates 2017

28/05/2017

Congratulations to the Club and to Brian Hills ...more

SCPF Finals Day

11/05/2017

FCC success ...more

Fordingbridge Challenge 2017 Results

13/04/2017

Here are the results from this year's Fordingbridge Challenge. ...more

SCPF Championships

10/04/2017

A couple of weekends ago we had the SCPF Championships where we were entered into both the PDIs and Prints. ...more

Tom's May Publicity

08/04/2017

What is instal this month? Read this gem for yourselves................. ...more

Tom's April Publicity

15/03/2017

Another of Tom's scintillating articles used to attract members to the club. ...more

Tom's March Publicity

09/02/2017

Tom's publicity is here for your edification and amusement. ...more

SAPA. FCC vs Blandford

25/01/2017

There was a SAPA Print and PDI competition ...more

SCPF Exhibition 2017

07/01/2017

The exhibition was opened 6th Jan 2017 in Salisbury Library. ...more

FCC re SCPF Salisbury Exhibition

19/12/2016

Scores from the Salisbury Exhibition. ...more

Tom's January Publicity

08/12/2016

More to giggle about from Tom........... ...more

SAPA League at Dorset Light

07/11/2016

The first SAPA League match of the year at Dorset Light Photographic Club. ...more

SAPA All vs All Prints

07/11/2016

SAPA All vs All at Bournemouth Electric CC 17th Oct ...more

Tom's December Publicity

06/11/2016

Another Christmas approaches but you can lighten your holiday with a cheery message from Tom. ...more

Tom's November Publicity

13/10/2016

Does this month's edition go with a BANG ???? ...more

Tom's October Amusement.

16/09/2016

Tom's publicity for the club continues........ ...more

Tom's September Publicity

06/08/2016

Tom's September Starter for the new season ...more

PAGB Inter-Fed Open PDI 2016

09/07/2016

Two of our members had their images chosen to represent the SCPF at the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB) Inter-Fed Open PDI 2016 ...more

Tom's August Missive

09/07/2016

An opportunity to see the publicity that brings new members to our club.......... ...more

Tom's July Publicity

12/06/2016

Tom's holiday hasn't affected his wit :-) ...more

2016 AGM and Presentation of Awards

09/06/2016

The AGM was held on the 8th June at Avonway and the annual presentations were made. ...more

FCC Spring Exhibition a Success

16/05/2016

The Spring Exhibition was estimated to have had over 300 visitors. ...more

Tom's June Publicity

08/05/2016

Tom's June Publicity is now here, the waiting is over.......... ...more

FCC Spring Exhibition 13th/14th May

04/05/2016

Come along and see the work of members. ...more

Tom's May Publicity

15/04/2016

This month's offering contains dietary advice........................... ...more

SAPA Best of Year comp for PDIs and prints.

11/04/2016

On the 11th April at Bournemouth Electric CC the SAPA Best of Year comp for PDIs and Prints was held. ...more

The Fordingbridge Challenge

06/04/2016

The results of the Fordingbridge Challenge are here. ...more

SCPF League PDI Division 2 (2015-6)

01/04/2016

Results will be added as they arrive ...more

SAPA PDI League Final

29/03/2016

SAPA PDI League Final. FCC did rather well managing 1st, equal with Wimborne. ...more

SCPF Championships

24/03/2016

See the 2016 SCPF Championship results. ...more

Tom's April Publicity

05/03/2016

Tom's publicity goes into several magazines local to Fordingbridge. ...more

SCPF League Prints Division 2 (2015-6)

26/02/2016

Results will be added as they arrive. ...more

SAPA All v All Prints

10/02/2016

The SAPA All v All was held at Bournemouth Electric ...more

Tom's March News

05/02/2016

What you have been waiting for all month.......... ...more

SAPA Print & PDI League

22/01/2016

Fordingbridge vs Wareham. Judged by Peter Woodhouse ...more

Tom's January Publicity

12/01/2016

Prepare yourself for the first of 2016 ...more

SAPA Print & PDI League

11/11/2015

Fordingbridge vs Boscombe. Judged by Rob Barron. ...more

Tom's controversial December publicity.

06/11/2015

Tom has caused controversy this year with his stunning portrait of Christmas. Join the debate and chose the out come.................. ...more

SAPA League Competition with Boscombe.

29/10/2015

Mike Grigsby went to the SAPA league competition and reported the results. ...more

Tom's November publicity

27/10/2015

More words of wisdom from the master.......... ...more

Tom's October fest.......

07/09/2015

Back for the new season, with a spring in his step, Tom is underway! ...more

Tom's September Publicity

08/08/2015

The end of summer approaches........ ...more

Tom's August Publicity

12/07/2015

Tom's August & summer break entertainment for those missing club entertainment...... ...more

AGM Awards 2015

14/06/2015

Here are the Awards for the 2014 - 2015 season. Presented at the AGM in June ...more

Tom's July Publicity

05/06/2015

It is here, celebrate and enjoy :-) ...more

Cath Carey has died.

30/05/2015

Cath Carey died on Friday 23rd May 2015. Cath was a long term member of the club. ...more

Tom's June Publicity

09/05/2015

Another one you have all been waiting for........... ...more

SCPF Championships 2015

23/03/2015

Members' Results from the Championship. ...more

Southern Counties Photographic Federation
PDI Championships 2015

23/03/2015

Competition Results and List of Medal Winners ...more

Southern Counties Photographic Federation
Prints Championships 2015

23/03/2015

Competition Results and List of Medal Winners ...more

Toms May Output

21/03/2015

Another of Tom's humorous publicity articles for the club. ...more

SCPF PDI League Div 2 Results

13/03/2015

This page will be updated as results arrive. ...more

SCPF Print League Div 2 Results

05/03/2015

This page will be updated as results arrive. ... ...more

Tom's April Publicity

02/03/2015

Another of Tom's publicity tomes for local magazines and newsletters. ...more

Studio Night at Avonway

01/03/2015

Thanks to the efforts of Julie Francis we had the opportunity to photograph ...more

Tom's March publicity

08/02/2015

Tom's March epiphany amazes us again................... ...more

Sad News

25/01/2015

Two Members have recently died. ...more

Tom's February Publicity

12/01/2015

A moment you have all been waiting for........Tom's next publicity. ...more

Tom's January Publicity

19/12/2014

A new year arrives almost with the same clockwork as Tom's publicity...... ...more

Tom's Publicity for November

22/09/2014

For those that find it difficult to wait for Tom's missive, this one is early ...more

The first meeting of the 2014-2015 season

10/09/2014

Our first meeting of the new season. ...more

Tom's October Publicity

06/09/2014

For those of you missing Tom's missive, here it is......................... ...more

Frogham Fair

25/08/2014

This year's Frogham Fair was well attended. ...more

Ellingham Show

09/08/2014

Today was Ellingham Show where the club runs the photographic competition for the show. ...more

September Club Publicity

08/08/2014

Tom's publicity keeps us up two date :-) ...more

Tom's August Publicity

09/07/2014

It is what you've been waiting for and now it is here................... ...more

AGM Awards

01/07/2014

Here are the Award winners for the 2013-2014 season ...more

Spring Exhibition Winners

26/06/2014

Back in May we had a successful Spring Exhibition.... Read More ...more

Tom's July Publicity

14/06/2014

Another work of art from Tom............ ...more

Pictures from the FCC 2014 Spring Exhibition

16/05/2014

Our Friday opening and start of the exhibition ...more

Tom's June publicity for the club.

10/05/2014

For those that wait with bated breath, here it is!!!!! ...more

Tom's May Publicity

06/04/2014

Tom continues to entertain his readers with information about the club. ...more

Fordingbridge Challenge Trophy

02/04/2014

Results of the 2014 Fordingbridge Challenge ...more

SCPF PDI League Div1 2013/14

28/03/2014

This will be updated as results appear. ...more

Tom's April publicity

07/03/2014

Read carefully this may contain an April Fool's joke, then again it could be a bluff, or a double bluff or................. ...more

SCPF Print League Results Division 2

07/03/2014

This page will be updated as results become available. ...more

Tom's March Publicity

08/02/2014

Another must read from Tom...... ...more

Tom's February Publicity

18/01/2014

Tom's entertaining publicity for the club. ...more

Results of The Bob Taylor Memorial Competition

18/12/2013

Tonight there were 55 entries to The Bob taylor Memorial Competition. ...more

Tom's January Publicity

17/12/2013

Tom entertains us again! ...more

Tom's December Publicity

08/11/2013

Tom writes the club publicity, with a good sense of humour! ...more

Old Masters Competition (Update)

17/10/2013

A competition to challenge club members to look at photography and art. ...more

Tom's November Publicity

11/10/2013

Tom's publicity is here for you to enjoy again......... ...more

BoY awarded for last Season

09/10/2013

The new trophies for BoY are now available and so have been awarded for the Best Images of last year. ...more

New Awards for Best of Year

29/09/2013

The club has had some sponsorship to permit the purchase of some awards for BoY ...more

Tom's October Publicity

07/09/2013

Don't worry, Tom may have retired from the committee but his work on club publicity continues....... ...more

Yippee, Print Stands

30/08/2013

The club has had new prints stands sponsored by club members. ...more

Ellingham Show

11/08/2013

The club put on a good show at Ellingham. ...more

Tom's September Publicity

10/08/2013

Another of Tom's amusing publicity pieces ...more

Tom's August Publicity

06/07/2013

Another of Tom's witty pieces. Have no fear Tom might not be on the committee now but his masterpieces continue! ...more

Tom's July Publicity

07/06/2013

Another entertaining publicity missive from Tom, remember you read it here first. ...more

Next Season's PDI

05/06/2013

We will be using the full capability of our new projector. ...more

Tom's June Publicity

10/05/2013

Another humorous publicity article from Tom. ...more

Club Projector

25/04/2013

We have made some adjustments to the projector. ...more

Tom's May Publicity

04/04/2013

Tom's gems again!!!! ...more

The Fordingbride Challenge Trophy

03/04/2013

Another enjoyable evening with an interclub PDI competition. ...more

The 16:10 vs 4:3 format PDI Question.

25/03/2013

The Club needs to decide which format to use on the new projector. ...more

SPF Print League. Division 3 Results

20/03/2013

The league results will be put here when available. ...more

SPF PDI League. Division 1 Results

12/03/2013

First results available. This will be updated. ...more

Tom's April Publicity

10/03/2013

Watch out, this is the April tale..........:-) ...more

SAPA All v All

07/03/2013

Eleven SAPA clubs met at the Fordingbridge Town Hall. ...more

Tom's March Publicity

07/02/2013

Another of Tom's masterpieces......... ...more

A New Projector for the Club!

26/01/2013

The current projector is now due for replacement and that is now happening! ...more

Two related and AV/15 Slide Sequence Competitions

09/01/2013

Results of the Two related and the AV/15 Slide sequence competitions ...more

Tom's February Publicity

25/12/2012

Nothing to do today so Tom's publicity note is a distraction! ...more

Tom's January Publicity

02/12/2012

Christmas is already over when your copy is needed this early!! ...more

SPF Print & PDI Exhibition Scores & Positions

26/11/2012

FCC 7th in both Print and PDI Exhibitions. ...more

Ken Stevens (Updated)

15/11/2012

Ken Stevens, a member of both FCC and Ringwood camera clubs, has died today. ...more

SAPA All vs All

14/11/2012

SAPA All vs All at Bournemouth Electric Judged by Keven Sandall ...more

Tom's December Publicity

10/11/2012

More from Tom, a Christmas Special! ...more

SAPA League FCC v Boscombe

08/11/2012

Our first SAPA league meeting was held at Avonway ...more

SAPA League Print & PDI Competition

07/11/2012

SAPA League Print & PDI at FCC vs Boscombe CC with Rob Baron as Judge ...more

Congratulations Anne

31/10/2012

Anne Mahany has been presented with an award from RPS Digital Imaging Group ...more

FCC Print & PDI Selections for SPF & SAPA Competitions.

28/10/2012

Selected 28th September 2012 ...more

SPF and the PAGB Annual Exhibition

28/10/2012

FCC did our bit to help SPF in the annual exhibition. ...more

Tom's November Publicity

06/10/2012

A further update from Tom. ...more

Tom's October Publicity

09/09/2012

Another chance to read Tom's humorous publicity. This is printed in local papers. ...more

First Meeting

05/09/2012

A warm welcome was given to our new members, by the fire brigade. ...more

Norman Harrington

22/08/2012

Norman died on the 18th of August. ...more

Tom's September Publicity

12/08/2012

For your entertainment another of Tom's gems. ...more

Ellingham Show 11th August

04/08/2012

FCC was at the Ellingham Show ...more

Avonway News Bulletin July 2012

09/07/2012

WE’RE THE PICTURE OF AMAZEMENT ... AND GRATITUDE. ...more

Summer?

08/07/2012

Tom's August publicity ...more

2011-2012 Awards

16/06/2012

At the AGM the awards were made to our members ...more

Summer Activities

09/06/2012

Look in here to see what summer brings. ...more

Avonway receive our cheque for £1000

07/06/2012

The Spring Exhibition income was doubled and donated to Avonway for the restoration fund. ...more

Congratulations

05/06/2012

Congratulations to John Larry on the achievement of his EFIAP Silver ...more

Spring Exhibition Visitors Votes now counted

06/05/2012

The Visitors votes for their favourite picture were counted last night and the results were...... ...more

Mayor opens Spring Exhibition

04/05/2012

The Mayor of Fordingbridge, Malcolm Connolly, arrived and opened the Exhibition. ...more

The Fordingbridge Challenge Plate

26/04/2012

What a superb evening of photography. ...more

Spring Ehibition Lastest

04/04/2012

Another Tom publicity gem. Enjoy! ...more

Sad News

11/03/2012

It is with regret that we announce the death of Shirley Clarke CPAGB. ...more

May Exhibition Press Release

05/03/2012

Tom's publicity is well known for humour, read and enjoy........ ...more

SAPA All vs All

03/03/2012

Fordingbridge host and win ...more

A Friendly with Shaftesbury CC

09/02/2012

A warm welcome at Shaftesbury ...more

Golden Jubilee

11/05/2008

To celebrate our 50th anniversary the club ran an exhibition which attracted entries from around the world. ...more