Retro Nostalgia 1987: Snap-happy Colin bags money prize

Prize guy Colin Simpson has put success firmly in the picture.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 15th February 2020, 5:35 pm

Snap-happy Colin (20) scooped top prize in a nationwide photographic competition.

Colin, of Gartcows Road, Falkirk, received a cheque for £250 from Mr Ian Jackson, managing director of sleeping bag manufacturers Macfor Ltd which sponsored the competition.

The winning entry was a colour shot of two people reaching the summit of mountain Beinn Liath Mhor above Achnashellach.

Colin, a third year Aberdeen University 
geography student and member of the exploration society, bought a new camera with his prize money.

He is a former pupil of Comely Park Primary School and Falkirk High School.