Photographers are invited to submit their favourite pictures of Geilston Garden to their annual calendar competition – as the September deadline closes in.

The ‘Calendar 2024 Photography Competition’ welcomes up to three pictures per person with the deadline for entries at 10pm on Friday, September 22.

Pictures must have been taken in the garden to qualify for the competition.

Organised by Friends of Geilston, the winning photographs will make up the garden’s 2024 calendar and the top three photos will be awarded £25, £1, and £10 respectively.

A representative said: “Now is the time to look through your favourite photos of Geilston Garden and submit your entries for the Geilston Garden 2024 Calendar Competition.

“There is plenty of time to take that prize-winning shot and the garden is still looking fabulous with so many different photogenic areas and subjects.”

Pictures must be landscape and of good quality - at least 1 MB jpeg - and accompanied by a suitable caption.

A local photographer and artist will judge the pictures will judge the pictures with the overall winner will being used as the front cover.

Winners will be announced in early October and will be notified via email.

Entries should be sent to