Past Events

Silchester Fun Run - View Results here.


Photography Competition - Winners

 Photography Competion 2021

The winners are

 Category A - Silchester Scenes and Landmarks

1st        -      Star Trails  by Duncan Wallace

2nd=     -      Who Goes There  by Rebecca Hedges

2nd=     -      Silchester Common by Lee Brant

2nd=     -      Beeches, Benyon's Enclosure by Ruth Davis


Category B - Silchester Wildlife - Flora and Fauna

1st          -      Winter Breakfast Time by Richard Ellis

2nd =    -       Fox at Dawn on Soke Road by Lesley Brewin

2nd=     -       Wearing a Winter's Coat by Richard Ellis


Category C - Silchester Events and Village Life

1st       -      Clean Roman Living by Richard Ellis

2nd      -      Harvest Window at St Mary's Church by Virginia Budd

3rd=     -      DJI_0428 by Richard Eldridge

3rd=     -      Roman Bath House by Pete Hughes


 Photography Competition 2020

 small camera photo for web

Silchester Photography Competition



That was a really wonderful response to the voting for the calendar contest – thank you. The results are in and the top four will appear in the calendar. The overall competition winner was the Pheasant by Angus Macklin with 39 votes. Here are your votes for the top four in each category:-

Silchester Scenes and Landmarks Votes
Breaking Dawn    -  Keith Miller 16
DSC_3843-4    (St Mary’s at Night)    -  Adam Tresh 14
St Mary's and Daffodils  -  Richard Ellis 9
Snowy Calleva  - Stephen Langstaff 7

Silchester Wildlife Votes
Pheasant   -  Angus Macklin 39
Tawny Owl in Benyon's Enclosure  - Tim Martin 12
Alpacas   -  Biddy West 12
Red Kite over Aldermaston Soke  -  Tim Martin 9

Silchester Events and Village Life Votes
2019 Remembrance Day  -  Pete Hughes 22
Dexter Cow  -  Lesley Brewin 14
2019 Fun Run  -  Pete Hughes 11
Frosty Walk for the Silchester Striders  - Rebecca Hedges 10

Again, many thanks for taking part and we look forward to seeing the photos in the 2021 calendar, available next month. It costs only £10 with the proceeds going towards St Mary the Virgin Church 
A preview of the calendar can be viewed here

front cover calleva for web

We’d appreciate it if you could let us know as soon as possible how many copies you would like so that, if necessary, we can order more in time for Christmas