Award for best painting by a ‘third age’ artist

Mature artists in Northumberland have the opportunity to win a £5,000 prize for showing their artistic skills.

Sponsored by Ecclesiastical and run in conjunction with The Oldie magazine, the Oldie British Artist Award is open to UK residents over the age of 60 and is designed to celebrate figurative art.

Entries should be on paper or canvas – the deadline is July 10. More details on the criteria and how to enter are at