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 Photo-a-Day      (Sunday, 1st August, 2010) Views: 3,374 
Aspull Common
 Aspull Common   by Ron Dawber  (Lumix Compact.)
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Comment by danny dewhurst on 1st August 2010 at 01:45
great shot ron, home sweet home,just get someone to pick that litter up though.


Comment by RonD on 1st August 2010 at 09:39
Danny D. The council have blokes removing litter on a regular basis, but it reappears just as fast. Thats life.


Comment by rf22vul on 1st August 2010 at 11:04
nice photo of a nice area it is not how fast that the litter is picked up it is how fast it is put down.


Comment by brian dean. on 1st August 2010 at 12:14
nice photo,but do they need
all those sign posts.


Comment by Philip Harrison on 2nd August 2010 at 11:05
The signs? Yes Brian they do need a lot of signs in Aspull, they are for all the newcomers. Us 'marruhs' know our way around !!


Comment by Fred on 2nd August 2010 at 13:22
Why do you call people from Aspull, marruh;s .Sounds like sum sort of turnip.Good photo Ron.


Comment by Philip Harrison on 2nd August 2010 at 15:42
The Oxford Dictionary describes marrows or in our case 'marruhs' as a person who has lived in Aspull for at least 25 years and thus earned the right to be greeted by this endearing term.


Comment by Ron D on 3rd August 2010 at 18:44
Margaret,I forget her surname,she was landlady of the QUEENS for many years told me that marrow was a lazy or slang name for moor er. In days not that long ago. Aspullers would greet each other with Morning or evening moor-er. That is the story she told me, and if you didn't want to get bard out of the pub .It was fact.


Comment by Ken R on 3rd August 2010 at 23:57
Good shot Ron. I always thought that it was "marro" short and simple. Like the daily greeting
"nai marro ait doin" Could be wrong....


Comment by Phil H. on 4th August 2010 at 19:12
Ron - was her surname Whitworth?


Comment by Ron D on 5th August 2010 at 09:42
I realy don't know Phil H.


Comment by danny on 8th August 2010 at 05:17
you guys seriously think this is a good photo of wiagn, its a roundabout!! seriouly some of these pics should not be on here, totally not relavant.


Comment by Phil H on 8th August 2010 at 13:11
Danny, it's not just a roundabout - it's a work of art :-))
Remember! beauty is in the eye of the beholder.


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