Community Lincs’ Photographic Competition is kindly sponsored by the Sleaford and District Lions Club.


All entry photographs for both rounds were taken within the county of Lincolnshire.


First round entries opened on 1st March 2017 and closed on 31st May 2017. 

The entry theme was: “Things that make me smile in my community”.


Second round entries opened on 1st July 2017 and closed on is 30th September 2017.

The entry theme was: “Lincolnshire’s big skies from dawn to dusk”.


Prizes for the winner of each category was an £80.00 Love to Shop Gift Voucher and a winners certificate.


The competition is now closed for entries.

2017 Winner

March – May 2017 ‘Things that make me smile in my community’.

The entries for this category have now been judged, and the winner announced is John Thorndike with his entry ‘I believe I can fly’.


2017 Winner

July – September 2017 ‘Lincolnshire’s big skies from dawn to dusk’.

The entries for this category have now been judged, and the winner announced is Gillian Kennett with her entry ‘Boats at Saltfleet Haven’.

"I believe I can fly"

"Boats at Saltfleet Haven"

John said:

“It was a lovely surprise to find out I had won the (Make Me Smile) competition, it certainly made me smile.

I look forward to entering future contests.”

Gillian said:

“Thanks so much for your email. I am absolutely thrilled to have won and it is a lovely surprise and really cheered me up as I am not well at the moment..”

Entry Form

To enter the competition please use the form below. All fields should be completed. You will find a link to the terms and conditions further down this page.

Acceptable file types: jpg,jpeg,png.
Maximum file size: 3mb.

For further information please email the competition organiser; Tracy Ingram at or Tel: 01529 301952