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Photo-a-Day  (Thursday, 4th January, 2018)


Aspull, taken early morning Christmas day.

Photo: Harry Cunliffe  (Panasonic ​DMC-FZ38)
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Comment by: Veronica on 4th January 2018 at 00:07

Morning has broken like the first morning
Blackbird has spoken like the first bird,
Praise for the singing
Praise for the morning
Praise for them springing
Fresh from the world......,

Cat Stevens

Comment by: Roy on 4th January 2018 at 00:14

Good one Harry, but to early for me.

Comment by: Jim tomney on 4th January 2018 at 07:34

Veronica would have loved you to sing this to all Wigan world. Harry you was up early for this well done.

Comment by: Julie on 4th January 2018 at 08:26

Nice, were is it in Aspull please.just for curiosity.

Comment by: Lizzie Locket on 4th January 2018 at 08:39

Cat Stevens may have had a hit with it, but the composer was Eleanor Farjeon

Comment by: kath on 4th January 2018 at 08:47

Peaceful. The best time of the day.

Comment by: Gary on 4th January 2018 at 08:54

Superb Harry.
The tyre tracks in the path are deeper than 60+ years ago and the farm house neater, but the land remains the same.

Comment by: Harry C. on 4th January 2018 at 11:11

Julie, Walker lower farm, five minutes walk from the fingerpost in Aspull. H.

Comment by: irene roberts on 4th January 2018 at 11:26

I like it but it "feels" chilly! After all the snowmen and snow-filled scenes on the Christmas Cards adorning our homes, it is nice to see Christmas morning as it really was.

Comment by: Ron D on 4th January 2018 at 14:59

Nice one Harry.

Comment by: DTease on 4th January 2018 at 15:05

To the left of this photo it's all houses now but when I was a kid it was still fields and a good place to go 'Brid Neezin'.

Comment by: Maurice on 4th January 2018 at 15:50

Nice one Harry,worth getting out early for.

Comment by: Mick on 4th January 2018 at 16:10

I do like a good old fashioned well maintained fence.

Comment by: Elizabeth on 4th January 2018 at 17:38

It's beautiful. I agree with Kath, best time of the day.My favourite area around Wigan.

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