It’s the final week to enter our competition for a chance to have your photograph of the local area featured in our 2017 calendar.

Crowther Street, Hillgate, by Andy Thompson

We’re looking for the best photographs of Stockport and the surrounding areas, 8 of which will be chosen to feature in our 2017 calendar, to be sold to raise money for the Society’s Jubilee Fund which is soon to take its total donations to local charities and community groups to over £50,000.

Chief Executive of the Vernon, Mike Hanson, said:  “We have received an excellent standard of entries so far that capture the local area at its finest.  The closing date for photographs to be submitted is 19th September 2016 so if you have some great photographs you want to share with us please do send them in before the deadline.”

Entries can be viewed and uploaded on the Society’s Flickr page at You can also send your entries to