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 Photo-a-Day      (Thursday, 30th June, 2016) Views: 1,988 
Standish Cross
 Standish Cross   by Mick Byrne  (Sony HDR)
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Comment by Ken R on 30th June 2016 at 04:08
Nice photo Mick, bike in the stocks! for what??I hope the punishment fit the crime.


Comment by Alan lad on 30th June 2016 at 05:31
Nice one .


Comment by Vb on 30th June 2016 at 08:51
I like this picture very much -especially appropriate for the anniversary of the first day of the Somme tomorrow.


Comment by Rev David Long on 30th June 2016 at 09:32
Visit my Somme Centenary display inside St Wilfrid's if you're passing.
There's also a Concert by the Lancashire Fusiliers Band on Saturday at 7.30 - and a Royal British Legion Commemoration Service at 2pm on Sunday.


Comment by Hugh Wilson on 30th June 2016 at 09:54
Sorry, but I don't see the connection between Standish Cross and the battle of the Somme.

Good picture though/.


Comment by Lynne on 30th June 2016 at 15:14
Should have moved the bike though. Its out of context.


Comment by Johnny on 30th June 2016 at 17:34
The bike cant be left out, Lynne.
Its crossed the moors, pedalled over Formby sandhills and raced along the Golden Mile! But putting such a devoted servant in the stocks..tut,tut Mick! :O)


Comment by Vb on 1st July 2016 at 14:34
The connection is the Cross itself and the many who died fighting on the Somme battlefield.


Comment by Bill Eatock on 2nd July 2016 at 16:49
For Lynne. Bike removed! (IP Plus) Not perfect, but it helped pass a bit of time this afternoon.
https://www.sendspace.com/file/zhuoig

Just click open file or download. Ignore any pop-ups. The file is safe.


Comment by Mick on 4th July 2016 at 22:49
Thanks Bill, now can you dismantle the scaffolding on yesterdays photo.


Comment by Bill Eatock on 6th July 2016 at 15:57
I'll pass on that, Mick. A bit too time consuming! :-)


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