Pictures can help you win prizes

PICTUREs win prizes is the message from the Peak District National Park Authority who have launched a competition to find talented photographers.

Photographers are being urged to submit stunning shots of the beautiful scenery, with Tony Favell, chair of the Peak District National Park Authority, saying: “I hope many people will enter the competition and do justice to our spectacular views.

“The Peak District has inspired brilliant images down the years, from brooding Kinder Scout to dramatic Stanage Edge and bucolic Dovedale.” The closing date is noon on Thursday May 10, and the winner will be announced on May 15. To enter, go to

Photographs must be in electronic jpg format, of 1 to 5MB, in colour or black and white.