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Photo-a-Day  (Tuesday, 25th December, 2012)

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas
Cheeky Robin taken in Haigh Plantations. All the best everyone.

Photo: Harry Cunliffe  (Panasonic DMC-FZ38)
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Comment by: dave on 25th December 2012 at 00:02

Merry Christmas

Comment by: Ken R on 25th December 2012 at 00:03

A beautiful robin on Christmas Day.
Merry Christmas to you all.

Comment by: Ben Cusick on 25th December 2012 at 00:05

What a belting picture for Christmas Day! Harry is that a droplet of water I see on mr Robin's beak? Brilliant photo. Cheered me up no end.


Comment by: Brian on 25th December 2012 at 00:08

Merry Christmas. Thanks for all your help in making ww what it is. Cheers.

Comment by: Ellen on 25th December 2012 at 00:26

It couldn't have been more cheering and appropriate than this! A lovely picture of a beautiful English Robin; Thanks, Harry and bless you.
...And once more with feeling; A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO EVERYONE!!

Comment by: Fred Mason on 25th December 2012 at 00:49

A lovely photo, Harry.

Merry Christmas to one and all.

Comment by: John H on 25th December 2012 at 01:00

What a cracking shot, nice one Harry
I see you are making good use of that Panasonic, Good camera arnt they

Comment by: Thomas(Tom)Walsh . on 25th December 2012 at 01:27

May I wish all Wiganworlders at home and around the World A Very Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year. Although we have never meet,and may never meet, I think there is a feeling of comradeship between us .When there is a difference of opinion on some matter or other I'm sure we all value the site and its diverse points of veiw . As a family might listen to other members take on life. We all owe a massive vote of thanks to Brian, Ron, and the team who make it all possible Kind regards to all, Tom.

Comment by: Ernest Pyke on 25th December 2012 at 03:37

There you go, Brian, `Robin` us of Wigan photo`s yet again !!!!!!!
Seriously though, I admire the quality of these `wildlife` photo`s.
I echo Ellen`s sentiments above.
I`ve had a robin following me when mowing!!

Comment by: Alan (on Van Isle) on 25th December 2012 at 06:21

A perfect Christmas card. Robins in Canada don't look so cute. All the best to everyone.

Comment by: Dave (Oy) on 25th December 2012 at 07:51

Yay a Christmas Billy Bobbin!

All the best everyone :-)

Comment by: peterp on 25th December 2012 at 08:25

heres looking at you babe.Merry Christmas to all on Wigan World and we hope plenty more to come.

Comment by: alan lad on 25th December 2012 at 09:30

Ellen you took the words right out of my mouth.

Comment by: Rev David Long on 25th December 2012 at 09:31

Christmas Blessings on you all!! (Since I'm not using them up in Church Services at the moment, there are a few going spare.)

Comment by: Neil Rigby on 25th December 2012 at 09:33

May I wish everyone a Happy Christmas and I hope for the very best for all in the New Year.

Comment by: Gareth on 25th December 2012 at 10:05

Merry Christmas to all and the Robin also .

Comment by: Derek Callaghan on 25th December 2012 at 10:29

I would like to wish everyone who knows me and those who dont. A happy xmas and a happy and peaceful New Year. Also to all our absent friends who are sadly not here any more. May WW continue for many years to come, bringing, love, joy, pleasure and happiness and sometimes a little bit of controversy. Best wishes to all.

Comment by: Colin Harlow on 25th December 2012 at 10:50

Superb shot Harry. All the best!

Comment by: dave johnson on 25th December 2012 at 10:56

Great photo Harry.Happy Christmas to all on WW.

Comment by: Alan H on 25th December 2012 at 12:01

Great shot, Harry. May I also wish everybody a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, especially Brian and his team who make all this possible.

Comment by: bill MATHER on 25th December 2012 at 12:20

All the very best for xmas and the new year to my fellow Wigan Worlders wherever you are

Comment by: Jean.D. Melbourne on 25th December 2012 at 13:30

Merry Christmas to all at wiganworld and thanks for all the lovely and different photos

Comment by: Harry C. on 25th December 2012 at 13:59

Thanks to everyone for your comments
and seasons greetings. I wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. As Tom says, to all who send in their photos, keep them coming, and once again to Brian and co. many thanks. H.

Comment by: irene roberts on 25th December 2012 at 15:01

All the very best to everyone for our special Wigan World Friendship, and a big Thankyou to Brian and Ron who made it possible. As the saying goes, a stranger is just a friend you don't know.

Comment by: Janice on 25th December 2012 at 15:06

Lovely image Harry Merry Christmas to one and all.

Comment by: Mick on 25th December 2012 at 16:03

Rev David, Since youv retired from the Church trade do you still go to church ?

Most of us when we retire we never go back to where we worked so I was just wondering if your the same.

Comment by: Rev David Long on 25th December 2012 at 17:47

I was at Midnight Mass last night..., but in the congregation with my wife.
I may have retired from being a Vicar, but I'm still a priest - that stays with me to the grave.
Most retired clergy end up filling in, for holidays etc., for the present generation of Vicars. However, we need Permission from the Bishop to officiate in his Diocese, and the Bishops here insist we have a complete break from any form of ministry for 6 months after retiring.
I've only just received my Permission, so I've yet to start taking occasional services. We usually keep clear of our former parishes in case we're tempted to tut-tut about how it's gone to the dogs since we left. :-)

Comment by: Lizzie down under on 25th December 2012 at 18:19

Early morning on Boxing Day S.A. time and what a beautiful picture unfolds on my iPad !!
This little fellow signifies all that is Christmas!! Although we have them here they are not the same colouring.......
Thankyou for the reminder Harry!!!
Merry Christmas.... Cheers!!!

Comment by: Ellen on 25th December 2012 at 22:48

Reverend David,I loved the last sentence of your last comment! It called to mind the various comments I've heard in the last twenty or so years in this area. It seems that people are the same no matter where they are!

Comment by: Mick on 25th December 2012 at 23:12

Rev David, Very interesting reply I like the Tut Tut how it's gone to the dogs since I left.

Comment by: Roy on 26th December 2012 at 01:02

Well said Rev David, i once asked you at about the time the work on St Catherines was just begining but i didn,t get an answer (you,re excused) do you still keep your title of Reverend when you retire, i think the question has been answered. Were you at St Wilfrid,s Midnight Mass by any chance Rev? A Merry Xmas and a healthy and Happy New Year to ALL.

Comment by: Nicola on 23rd January 2013 at 20:40

Beautiful Robin!!!

Comment by: ALLAN FRANCE on 20th February 2013 at 19:03

Love it Harry I'll get a good photo of a Robin yet.When I find that Hide lol keep em coming.

Comment by: Harry C. on 21st February 2013 at 15:10

ALLAN. If I see you around again with your little Scottie I'll point it out to you. Cheers H.

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