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Brilliant readers’ pictures from around Weston

PUBLISHED: 12:00 22 July 2017

Weston Mercury. Readers' Pictures - wk29

Weston Mercury. Readers' Pictures - wk29

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Have a browse through this week’s round-up of iwitness24 photos.

Three from Brean Down. Picture: Steve Britton Three from Brean Down. Picture: Steve Britton

We’ve had some superb photos sent in by our Mercury readers this week with a broad range of subjects from bumble bees to hedgehogs.

The pictures were sent to us through our photo-sharing website, iwitness24 - take a look at our photo gallery and if you like them then why not join yourself and start sharing your shots with the Mercury. Go to www.iwitness24.co.uk to join.

COMPETITION:

Three from Brean Down. Picture: Steve Britton Three from Brean Down. Picture: Steve Britton

The Mercury has teamed up with the organisers of this year’s Weston Flower Show, which will be held on Saturday, August 12 at Grove Park from 10am to 5pm.

We are holidng a floral photo challenge and the winning pictures will be displayed at the show.

Send us your top four photos of flowers taken around Weston. There will be a cup for the overall winner and certificates for the top picture in each category - judge’s choice is final.

Three from Brean Down. Picture: Steve Britton Three from Brean Down. Picture: Steve Britton

The categories are:

● My Garden

● Floral Close-Up

● Favourite Bloom

A walk around a Worle park on a sunny afternoon. Picture: Mike Jerrett A walk around a Worle park on a sunny afternoon. Picture: Mike Jerrett

● Public Floral Display

Submit your four (maximum) floral pictures together with a description highlighting the category you are entering (you will need to upload your entries one at a time to change the information for each picture).

Thursday, August 3 is the last day for entries. To enter, go to: www.iwitness24.co.uk and upload your images to the Weston ‘Photo Challenge’ group.

A walk around a Worle park on a sunny afternoon. Picture: Mike Jerrett A walk around a Worle park on a sunny afternoon. Picture: Mike Jerrett

A walk around a Worle park on a sunny afternoon. Picture: Mike Jerrett A walk around a Worle park on a sunny afternoon. Picture: Mike Jerrett

A walk around a Worle park on a sunny afternoon. Picture: Mike Jerrett A walk around a Worle park on a sunny afternoon. Picture: Mike Jerrett

A busy noisy day out on the Weston beach bike race 2016. Picture: Henry Harrison A busy noisy day out on the Weston beach bike race 2016. Picture: Henry Harrison

A few shots of bees on the the lavender bush in the garden. Picture: Clive Furbank A few shots of bees on the the lavender bush in the garden. Picture: Clive Furbank

Walk to Grove Park to photograph the squirrels. Picture: Clive Furbank Walk to Grove Park to photograph the squirrels. Picture: Clive Furbank

When one thinks about sunsets and how they change the picture in a different way every time it portrays how wonderful this worlds creation really is. Landscapes offer a time to reflect and relax and gather our thoughts. Picture: Henry Harrison When one thinks about sunsets and how they change the picture in a different way every time it portrays how wonderful this worlds creation really is. Landscapes offer a time to reflect and relax and gather our thoughts. Picture: Henry Harrison

Hover fly in the garden on Tuesday. Picture: Clive Furbank Hover fly in the garden on Tuesday. Picture: Clive Furbank

Just love gardening and colour. Picture: Marilyn Watson Just love gardening and colour. Picture: Marilyn Watson

Just love colour. Picture: Marilyn Watson Just love colour. Picture: Marilyn Watson

The Rose was planted in memory of my wonderful mum. Picture: 
Marilyn Watson The Rose was planted in memory of my wonderful mum. Picture: Marilyn Watson

Just love gardening . Picture: Marilyn Watson Just love gardening . Picture: Marilyn Watson

This photo has no filter on it and was taken while on a walk in Sand Bay on my Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. Picture: Joshua Dornbrack This photo has no filter on it and was taken while on a walk in Sand Bay on my Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. Picture: Joshua Dornbrack

Beautiful silver moth found on my hydrangea. Picture: 
Marilyn Watson Beautiful silver moth found on my hydrangea. Picture: Marilyn Watson

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