Snap away this Easter!

Don’t forget your camera if you’re visiting us over the Easter holidays as there’s not long left to enter our calendar photography competition.

We’d love to fill our fundraising 2023 calendar with your recent pictures of Dudley Castle, our unique architecture and of course our beautiful animals.

Photographs are invited to submit two pictures each, which must have been taken within the last 12 months.

Don’t forget to read through the guidance before submitting!

Competition rules…

  • The competition is open to all ages. 
  • The closing date is 30 April 2022. 
  • Entries must be emailed to
  • Files must be saved as a JPEG in the entrant’s name. 
  • Two entries per person. 
  • The file must be big enough to print, in high quality, at least 300dpi. 
  • There must not be people in the photo. 
  • Images must be natural. They may be enhanced to make it brighter or clearer, but not manipulated in any way. 
  • No watermarks or signatures should be included on the image. 
  • Images must have been taken within the last 12 months. 
  • The photographer retains copyright and the winners will be credited in the calendar. 
  • By submitting your images to the competition, you consent to them being used across all DZC platforms (print, digital and social media).