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Photography Contest

The Spirit of Teesdale

Following the success of our Spirit of Teesdale art commission, we’re holding a great contest especially for photographers located within 20 miles of The Morritt Country House Hotel.

You could win one of the following prizes:

  • First Prize An overnight stay at The Morritt Country House Hotel including breakfast, dinner and spa use for two people.

  • Second Prize A luxurious day at The Garage Spa for two people including a 55-minute treatment.

  • Third Prize Dinner for two at the 2 AA Rosette-awarded Gilroy’s Dining Room.

12 shortlisted photographers will be invited to display their images at an exhibition and beer festival (Sunday, November 9th) at The Morritt, where the first, second and third prize-winners will be announced. During the event, photographers are encouraged to talk about their work. All 12 shortlisted photographs will be included in a 2015 calendar to raise money for St Teresa's Hospice.

How to enter

  • To enter, submit one image that best captures The Spirit of Teesdale. The photograph can be any subject – landscape, portrait, action etc. Email your photograph to before Friday, September 19th

  • Entries must be labelled with your name and image files must be 72 dpi and between 1MB and 3MB. You should include your own name, address and telephone number.

Read the full terms and conditions.

Read the launch press release (July 14th 2014).

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