City potter bags top ceramics prize

Lancaster potter Alvin F Irving won a top competition prize at this years Potfest in The Park.

Alvin was awarded The Potfest Prize voted for by his fellow ceramic artists exhibiting at the show, which is

held annually in the grounds of Hutton in The Forest.

Alvin used to work in The Covered Yard in King St, but now sells his work on Lancaster Charter Market.

His sculpture The Marriage of Raymond and Raymonda will be on display at the annual Witherslack Group Art show from September 14 to October 14.