Rural images put North Devon in the picture

Region gets European showcase in rural photography competition.

IMAGES of rural North Devon have been entered into an international photographic competition celebrating country life across Europe.

Leader 4 Torridge and North Devon has submitted a shortlist of entries to the Images of Rural Europe contest, launched by the European Network for Rural Development.

Local photographers Kevin Nicholson, Nicholas Woodrow and Mary Shepherd have all had images entered across five categories.

Kevin Nicholson’s Applepress at Narracott was considered the best local entry.

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The winning photographs will be announced later this month and will feature at an exhibition taking place in Brussels in July.

“The quality of the images received was extremely high and a great reminder of the value and diversity of our area and its people.”

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Category winners selected by the Leader 4 panel will receive J&A Photography vouchers.

To view the images selected click on the link at the top right of this page.

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