THE Canal and River Trust are accepting entries to its photography competition until Friday, March 1 at 8pm.

To enter the competition, you must submit a winter themed picture taken on the Canal River Trust network.

This competition is open to all United Kingdom residents aged 18 or over, except those who at any time between Monday, December 17 and the closing date were employees or volunteers of the trust.

Participants must not be professional photographers.

For the purposes of this competition, a professional photographer is someone who makes more than half their annual income from the sale and publication of their photographs.

There will be twelve winning entries for the competition, selected by a panel of judges.

For more information visit the Canal and River Trust website.