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Photo-a-Day  (Friday, 26th August, 2016)

A walk in the park

A walk in the park
A walk in Mesnes Park this week, litter free (almost) and looking very nice.

Photo: Harry Cunliffe  (Nikon Coolpix 7900)
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Comment by: Jonno on 26th August 2016 at 01:19

Good photos Harry, as you say, it looks brilliant.

Comment by: kath on 26th August 2016 at 08:42

very nice harry!

Comment by: Irene roberts on 26th August 2016 at 09:28

Beautiful! Reminds me of childhood visits with my parents.

Comment by: Alan H on 26th August 2016 at 09:30

I was in the park on Tuesday afternoon and saw people having a picnic sat on the bowling greens, which looked in very poor condition. Also, who built the low wall across the tennis courts? What is that for?

Comment by: A.W. on 26th August 2016 at 09:38

I've not been in for years but it looks more like it did when I was young.

Comment by: Maureen on 26th August 2016 at 10:00

On the negative side when I see shots of our park,it always reminds me of the time I had just got a little black doll ,my Mam took us to the park,sat my little doll beside me on the grass..looked again and she had gone..I was heartbroken..but on the positive side I used to love taking my children there in the Summer hols..they were lovely days....and I bought myself a little black doll,she's in my bedroom now...so all is well.

Comment by: Vb on 26th August 2016 at 10:12

Reminds me of the old postcards of Wigan Park.

Comment by: Mick on 26th August 2016 at 11:24

I was also in the park on Wednesday and was pushing my bike as I chatted to my MP Lisa Nandy who was pushing her pram.

Comment by: lectriclegs on 26th August 2016 at 12:40

Mick, I hope you didn't bore her to death.

Comment by: Vb on 26th August 2016 at 14:33

Maureen that little tale reminds me of the last "Toy Story " film with Tom Hanks as Woody - when Baby Doll ended up with Huggy Bear! Their owner left them both in a field......brilliant films for grown-ups as well as kids. I believe another one of those films is on the way. Can't wait!!! I sat and watched every one with my grand kids and never laughed as much in all my life!

Comment by: Maureen on 26th August 2016 at 15:44

Vb,it's nice to get away from adult films sometime to bring you back down to earth don't you think...I loved 'Toy Story' as well..these animated films are so good.

Comment by: Derek Platt on 26th August 2016 at 17:01

Takes me back to my girl spotting Sundays in the park. Wasn't lucky though found my girl in Ormskirk

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