Hot Dates

Hot Dates is a frequently updated calendar of events of interest to photographers. Information is provided as a guide and care is taken to be accurate but check carefully before setting off

Hot Dates Blogger: Mike Boult

Photography Club World events in green   Durham PS events in blue

Hot Dates 2016 Archive

Hot Dates 2017 Archive




Egton Bridge Gooseberry Show, N Yorks Moors 2.00pm for the public, Tuesday 1 August 

Stockton International Riverside Festival 3 – 6 August 

Whitby Traction Engine Rally 4 – 6 August 

Grey’s Monument Tour 5 August 

Edinburgh Festival Fringe 4 – 28 August 

Durham Cathedral Photography Evening  6.30pm 10 August

Sedgefield Show 12 August http: 

Classic Car Event at Raby Castle Sunday 13 August 

Egton Show, Egton N Yorks Wednesday 23 August 

Asylum Steampunk Festival, Lincoln 25 – 28 August 

Wensleydale Show – Leyburn 26 August 

Newcastle Mela 27 – 28 August  




Grey’s Monument Tour 2 September 

Wolsingham Show 2-3 September 

Tour of Great Britain 3 – 10 September Stage 2 Monday 5 September Carlisle to Kendal 

Beamish Trophy Trial S Durham Vintage Motorcycle Club September 2017 (TBC)

Stanhope Show 9 – 10 September 

Great North Run  10th September 2017  

RPS Distinctions Advisory Day Sunday 17th September Newton

York Balloon Festival 29 September – 1 October

Masham Sheep Fair Saturday 30 September – Sunday 1 October 


Muddy Mayhem Hardwick Park, Sedgefield Sunday 1 October 

Scott Kelby’s World Wide Photo Walk 7 October (Durham,Co. Durham, UK Photo Walk led by Durham PS’ Tony Mearman 

RPS LRPS Assessment Day Sunday 8th October Newcastle

Pickering 1940s Wartime Weekend 13 – 15 October 



Jeff Teasdale Lakes Weekend, Blencathra 3rd – 5th November

Lumiere Durham  16 – 19 November  

Haworth Steampunk Weekend 24 – 26 November





Tall Ships Sunderland – dates to be confirmed

Great Exhibition of the North – Newcastle/Gateshead for 3 months from 21st June


World Cycling Championships – Yorkshire 3rd week in September

Comments are closed.