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Photo-a-Day Archive
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Photo-a-Day  (Sunday, 10th June, 2012)

Olympic Torch Event


Olympic Torch Event
Crowds at the top of town.

Photo: Thomas Walsh  (Canon PowerShot A1200)
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Comment by: Ernest Pyke on 10th June 2012 at 00:03

You`ve got the ladies with trousers again, Tom !!

Comment by: David Fairclough on 10th June 2012 at 01:57

Welcome back Brian and Wigan World

Comment by: peterp on 10th June 2012 at 08:00

funny looking torch looks like a traffic cone to me

Comment by: Dave Marsh on 10th June 2012 at 09:17

The sales of bunting must have given the economy a little poke.

Comment by: Harry C. on 10th June 2012 at 09:30

Welcome back W.W. I'm sure everyone
appreciates what you do Brian, thanks. H.

Comment by: terry s on 10th June 2012 at 11:17

thank god your back

Comment by: tricia on 10th June 2012 at 11:38

Ditto, terry s !!! Well done, Brian. So glad to be back on WW.
Ernest they are probably wearing trousers because it is cold!
Hope you are well.

Comment by: Mick on 10th June 2012 at 13:58

The sales of bunting must have given the economy a little poke.


But all that bunting was made in China.

Comment by: bill7 on 10th June 2012 at 14:32

Thank god your back ,had started to get withdrawel symptoms

Comment by: Alan H on 10th June 2012 at 14:47

May I add my thanks to Brian for all his work on bringing WW back on line. I've missed it immensely over the last few days.You deserve a medal.

Comment by: dave marsh on 10th June 2012 at 16:11

Mick,most of us know where the problems lie,but politicians, every one of them's from planet Zog.

Comment by: Pauline Speirs on 10th June 2012 at 17:01

Welcome back W.W. have missed you!

Comment by: Steve on 10th June 2012 at 18:18

Well done Brian !

Comment by: sandra webster on 10th June 2012 at 20:11

hurray hurray it's a happy happy day ..... so pleased that you are back Brian missed Wigan World so much ....

Comment by: Ernest Pyke on 10th June 2012 at 20:31

Mick, what`s the title of the pan pipe music on your `Laurels`video?

Comment by: daxe w on 10th June 2012 at 21:43

Welcome back W.W.

Comment by: Jean F (Wales) on 10th June 2012 at 21:47

Welcome back Brian,well done ...you deserve a holiday now .Really have missed the site....Thanks

Comment by: daxe w on 10th June 2012 at 22:19

Brian,well done Really have missed the site....Thanks

Comment by: Jean F (Wales) on 10th June 2012 at 22:41

Ernest....something to make you chuckle......As we ladies get older we sometimes get little (or big)veins on our legs( I blame all the hours i worked in shops,standing up all day!)One day.. My granddaughter said to her mum.........Nannie has got tattoos on her legs, I have worn trousers ever since !

Comment by: Ernest Pyke on 11th June 2012 at 03:55

Haha Jean. How to get rid of these veins without surgery refer:-
http://www.drnatasha.co.uk/leg-veins.html

Comment by: ann21 on 11th June 2012 at 15:13

That's Margaret and Jimmy Kinane of Newtown, front centre.

Comment by: Jean F (Wales) on 11th June 2012 at 19:45

thankyou Ernest but i think I will leave things as they are !,I had my day when the mini skirts were in fashion so I dont mind !!!

Comment by: sharon howarth on 4th July 2012 at 10:06

oh my god thats my mum and dad, so funny! how they're looking away from each other!!! best mum and dad ever. yeah it is margaret and james kinane from newtown. Great pic love it. from thier youngest daughter sharon.

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