Inform, Inspire & Entertain

The 2023 - 2024 Season

Our New Meeting Venue
We have a new meeting venue for the 2023/2024 season at
THORPE ASTLEY CENTRE. Lakin Drive, Leicester. LE3 3RU
The Thorpe Astley Centre

12th September 2023
Our first meeting of the new season.
An Evening With Leicester Movie Makers
We host a return event with Leicester Movie Makers to show them a selection of our AV productions.

10th October 2023
An Audio Visual Experience
An evening with Graham Neville CPAGB who will share his audio visual experience.

Graham Neville CPAGB
Graham Neville CPAGB

14th November 2023
You Are The Judge
This is your chance to be an AV judge and to critique some of the AV productions currently on the nationwide circuit.

12th December 2023
60-Second Competition & Christmas Social
Bring your entries for the competition and to win the Camp Trophy. Entries can be of any subject and with any style of soundtrack. The only restriction is it cannot exceed 60-seconds.
There is no limit to the amount of sequences that a member can enter for this competition.

31st December 2023
This is the deadline for submitting entries for the Annual Competition
Click here for an Annual Competition 2024 entry form
Please send your AVs and entry form to Malcolm or Keith electronically via WeTransfer.

9th January 2024
AV Exchange Evening
An opportunity to enjoy AVs from Essex AV Group and WAVES.

Saturday 13th January 2024
The main event of the year, our Annual Competition and AV Day, starting at 10:30am (gathering at 10:00am)
This year held in the Ravenhurst Room at Braunstone Civic Centre, 209 Kingsway, Braunstone, Leicester, LE3 2PP
Our Judge and Guest Speaker for today is Peter Warner ARPS.

This is an all-day event and after the competition Peter will present his teach-in session. Subject TBA.
The day is then rounded off with a meal at the Beefeater Observatory, LE19 1LU.

Tuesday 13th February 2024
AV Exchange Evening
This evening we enjoy exchanging some AVs with Leeds AV Group and Beacon Camera Club AV Group.

Tuesday 12th March 2024
The East Anglian Audio Visual Competition Highlight
This is a newly founded competition serving AV Groups and members in the East Anglia region.
Tonight we will enjoy a selection of their entries.

Tuesday 9th April 2024 - Annual General Meeting
Followed by The Friendship Trophy Competition
We endeavour to make our AGMs short and sweet, which leaves plenty of time to enjoy more AVs.
Following the AGM we are holding this year Friendship Trophy so please bring your entries along on the night.
For this competition, members are invited to enter as many AVs as they wish one an open topic. The basis of the competition is that each sequence cannot last for more than five minutes and has to use one piece of commercially available piece of recorded music, which is not altered in any way including shortening, extending, talked over or any form of sound effects added.

10th September 2023
After our summer break we now have our first meeting of the new season.