The exhibition was officially opened on Saturday 12th August 2023 by The Mayor of the Metropolitan Borough of Bury, Councillor Sandra Walmsley. The opening was very well attended by members of Bury Art Society and members of the public.
The major award winners were:
Millennium Award - Best in Show - Gill Pollitt for 'Fish Owl'
David Swithenbank Foreign Painting Award - Anna Hiley for 'The Mediterranean from Corsica'
Mary Edyvean Flower Painting Award - Geraldine Hay for 'Spring Garden'
Bury Art Society Life Image Award - Neil McClung for 'Sasha'
Tommy Valentine Landscape Award : Geoff Saunders for 'Essaouria'
Derek W White Prize : Shyamal Sarkar for 'Orange Square'
Geoff Saunders - 'Hortus Patricius'
Anna Hiley - 'Evening Pattens'
Judy Turner - 'Nothing to Cry About'
Peggy Hargreaves - 'Eric'
Peter Jones - 'Red Eyed Frog'
Many Congratulations to all Prize Winners.
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