A BARUGH Green university student has won a national photography competition run by the RNLI.

Alex Wilkinson, 22, came out top in the My Coast competition with this stunning image, called RNLI Lookout, of the lifeboat station in Scarborough.

Alex, whose family live in Barnsley Road, is a student at Nottingham University where he is studying for a masters in biological photography and imaging.

As part of his course, he is going to Uganda this month to take photographs at the Jane Goodall chimpanzee sanctuary.