Category Archives: Roll of Honour

Honours received by members

Recent Acceptances at British Salons

Sheila Tester                                                                                                                             154th Edinburgh Exhibition of Photography                 3 Acceptances

Ann McDonald                                                                                                                 London Salon of Photography 2016                                    2 Acceptances

The above two salons accept only 200 prints out of a submission of many thousands so congratulations to both on on having their images accepted and shown in these prestigious photography exhibitions.


Pietro Rocchiccioli_Mada_Saini outside his home Mono

I am delighted to announce that I’ve just heard from Dave Coates that ALL the applications for FIAP Distinctions have been successful. Congratulations to the following PAGB Group members who have gained their distinctions.

George Atkins  AFIAP
Sheila Tester  AFIAP
Lorna Brown  AFIAP
John Howes  AFIAP
Peter Rocchiccioli  EFIAP
Ann McDonald  EFIAP

Congratulations too to the following club members who were also awarded distinctions.

Margret Preece AFIAP                                                                                             John Larry EFIAP/platinum

In addition we would like to congratulate John Larry EFIAP/p on achieving his 2000th acceptance in International Salons.

 Very well done to everyone for a terrific result!


Sheila Tester DPAGB wins the Champagne in the Salon Competition!

Congratulations to Sheila Tester DPAGB who won this season’s International Salon Competition, organised by the PAGB Group. In the course of this year she has had many acceptances from the Salons and has won many awards. She was presented with a bottle of Champagne at the club on the evening of the 2nd June.

Ann and Sheila

Sheila being presented with her Champagne by Ann McDonald, leader of the PAGB Group.

Several other members of the PAGB Group have had great success in the Salons this year with numerous acceptances and awards between them.  The PAGB Group will run another competition in the coming season. Details will follow in due course.


Recent Acceptances and awards

Exhibition/ Salon Acceptances/Awards
Trains, Kragujevac, Serbia 6       +      PSA Ribbon
ISO Belgium 2015 1
Olympic Circuit, Zeus, Greece 3
Olympic Circuit, Aphrodite, Greece 3
Olympic Circuit, Hermes, Greece 2
Olympic Circuit, Apollo, Greece 3
Toronto 3
Foto Fest Bitola, Macedonia 3   +     IAAP Ribbon
Wrekin 3
PSSL International, Sri Lanka 2    +    FIAP Ribbon
Smethwick 3


Swansea International Salon 2015 1
Olympic Circuit, Hermes, Greece 2015 1
Frome Wessex Salon 2015 1
Toronto International Salon 2015 1
Smethwick International Salon 1
Exposure 2015 International, India 3
PhotoArt Prague 1
Photo Story International 2016, Macedonia 1
Bristol International Salon 2016 1
Southampton International 2016 1
RPS Creative Group Exhibition 2016 3  +     Gold Medal
Vale of Evesham National 2016 1


Congratulations to the following group members who won awards in International Exhibitions recently

SUE NASH won a FIAP Ribbon in the 4th MOF International Exhibition

SUE NASH also won an Honorable Mention in the 1st Atlantic International Exhibition

JOHN HOWES won a Silver Medal in the 4th Miroc Digital Circuit

LORNA BROWN won a Judges Ribbon at the RPS Digital Imaging Group’s Print Exhibition 2016. This exhibition gives only seven awards overall, so well done Lorna.