Cherry blossom time. by Rev David Long (Sony SLT-A65V)
St Wilfrid's, Standish.
Comment by Lizzie Downunder on 13th May 2014 at 07:45
A beautiful capture Rev David....the lovely pink colour contrasts nicely with the dark stone of the church....which I remember well....hope you are well and enjoying your retirement.... Cheers!!!
Comment by Mick on 13th May 2014 at 11:35
Theres some old graves near to the church front door.
I always wonder what they died of
Comment by Ernest Pyke on 13th May 2014 at 12:07
Rev David; From this photo, the spire looks as `bent` as St.Catharine`s was!
Would it have been better taken earlier with just blossom i.e. without leaves on the trees?
Comment by Rev David Long on 13th May 2014 at 13:02
Thanks, Lizzie - I'm enjoying my gardening - and scanning in slide images from the past. I help out at St Wilfrid's a bit as well.
As you can see, Ernest, it was taken at 7.30 am, as I arrived to celebrate the first Eucharist of Easter Day. Much earlier and it would have been dark. ;-)) As for the lean - I'll have to remember to keep the spirit level feature on my camera turned on.
Comment by Anne on 13th May 2014 at 21:03
Went to watch The Manchester boys choir give a concert in there many years ago. Unforgettable.
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