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Photo-a-Day  (Thursday, 13th September, 2012)

Market Place

Market Place
Taken a couple of weeks ago at the top of town at 1pm.

Photo: Thomas Walsh  (Canon PowerShot A1200)
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Comment by: Ernest Pyke on 13th September 2012 at 03:03

Tom, please explain what is going on. Are stilts involved?

Comment by: pat on 13th September 2012 at 06:08

Gosh, ages since I've seen Wigan as busy as this. Interesting photo.

Comment by: Thomas(Tom)Walsh. on 13th September 2012 at 13:44

Ernest , I'm affraid I can't say what the display was supposed to represent,surfice to say it was a busking event. As to stilts, the second man must be using such contraptions, otherwise he surley would be in record books!. Street entertainment of this sort does no harm,in fact,add a little variety to our town centres,and it is up to the individual ,to support the participants,or not,as you choose. Regards Tom.

Comment by: Janice on 13th September 2012 at 17:52

I like your photo Tom and I also love street entertainment - I just always seem to be in the wrong street and miss it!

Comment by: Ernest Pyke on 13th September 2012 at 21:55

The `statue` man, dressed in white attire, was in Standishgate again today, near to and on same side as B & M.
It`s the loud `rock` music in public places that I object to.

Comment by: Jean F (Wales) on 13th September 2012 at 22:13

There go those creepy figures again....enough to frighten any child

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