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Photo-a-Day  (Friday, 17th May, 2013)

Happy as a sand boy

Happy as a sand boy
Haigh country park.

Photo: Ron Dawber  (Canon powershot G9)
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Comment by: Den s on 17th May 2013 at 00:40

I am 66 years old now but I still remember the days when, not much older than these two, my old Mam used to take me and my brothers to Haigh Hall and let us run riot in the hope of tiring us out. Happy memories that stay with you for a lifetime.

Comment by: Gerald Pilkington Canada on 17th May 2013 at 00:50

you kids have fun, then ask the parents for a ice cream, its hard work playing in the sand

Comment by: Pam on 17th May 2013 at 01:09

I hope these children are related to you.
I have recently been made aware by the police that photographs put online are available to anyone. They are there for a long time . . .
There are a lot of weirdos out there . . .

Comment by: Ellen on 17th May 2013 at 03:32

Bless them! they look like they're having fun.

Comment by: Puzzle down under on 17th May 2013 at 07:35

Beautiful Ron.....kids at play....reminds me of my own two Grandkids when they were little.....cheers!!!

Comment by: Lizzie down under on 17th May 2013 at 08:39

Who's this Puzzle down under?? I wonder if she is related to me and can't get her typing right....silly Puzzle!!!

Comment by: henry7 on 17th May 2013 at 10:08

Lovely photo Ron, they are having a great time. Pam, I think you should give it a rest stop being so paranoid.

Comment by: tricia on 17th May 2013 at 13:28

but it isn't the same as when we were young Den. Children don't know their place nowadays and it won't be long before these 2 are sniffing gluye and vandalizing the town.

Comment by: Bren on 17th May 2013 at 13:46

don't think the parents of those two lovely kids would be well pleased with the last comment !!!

Comment by: david on 17th May 2013 at 13:50

Unfortunatley, Pam raises a valid point.

Comment by: Cyril on 17th May 2013 at 14:58

Two healthy rosy cheeked children having a great day out in the fresh air, suppose in a few more years they'll be stuck inside playing games with an XBox. LOL

Comment by: John Morris on 17th May 2013 at 16:21

I can't agree with tricia's comment. When I have been manning the crazy golf I have been pleased to see the standard of upbringing the children who use Haigh Hall display. Everyone either said please and thank you or they were reminded by their parents to use their manners. They are 2 lovely children who will probably grow up to be good citizens. Good photo Ron

Comment by: Colin Harlow on 17th May 2013 at 17:05

Lovely photo Ron...I can't see Tricia typing out comments like that, it's not her....I agree lovely kids.

Comment by: Ellen on 17th May 2013 at 17:28

I can't help wondering why there are so many negative people around these days. I think it's a pity that we can't enjoy this picture of two beautiful children at play without all this negativity.

Comment by: Fred Cunliffe on 17th May 2013 at 18:21

It all depends o what you and your kind are willing to do about it tricia!or is it not your problem?

Comment by: tricia on 17th May 2013 at 22:10

Comment at 13.28 is not me.

Thanks for your support , Colin.
To the other people picking on me, please do not feed the trolls.(Fred C.. my kind ?????????)
I think it is a lovely pic.

Comment by: Fred Mason on 17th May 2013 at 23:41

It seems like the Troll has been at it again, writing under other peoples names. Must be a very sad person who cannot use their own name. Tricia and now lizzy are being targeted.

Very nice photo above. Well done Ron.

Comment by: Carol Wilson on 19th May 2013 at 18:05

Absolutely boring!

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