Picture contest

Budding photographers are being urged to make it snappy and capture some of the beautiful scenery around Matlock Bath.

The second Matlock Bath Pro Loco Photography Competition has been launched to encourage people to use their creative skills and share their photographic work with others.

The closing date for entries is October 7.

Participants can enter up to four photos taken within the parish of Matlock Bath. Cash prizes ranging from the first prize of £75 are up for grabs.

There are also categories for younger photographers.

The Parish Council will shortlist the entries and judging, by members of the public, will take place on October 15

To enter go to www.matlockbathparishcouncil.gov.uk