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Photo-a-Day  (Saturday, 30th May, 2020)

A lockdown walk

A lockdown walk
Haigh Plantations.

Photo: Dennis Seddon  (Sony DSC-WX200)
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Comment by: Helen of Troy on 30th May 2020 at 07:46

Cool, green & shady as the song by John Denver. Delightful scene Dennis.

Comment by: Maureen on 30th May 2020 at 07:49

Dennis,this photo is a treat for the eyes..and the soul..thank you.

Comment by: Fred Mason on 30th May 2020 at 07:56

Lots of lovely greenery, Dennis.

Well composed shot.

Comment by: Veronica on 30th May 2020 at 08:53

Couldn't go to a nicer place, mind you there must be many people with the same idea..

Comment by: irene roberts on 30th May 2020 at 09:08

What a lovely photo. I love the dappled sunlight which reminds me so much of riding through the shady plantations on the "tractor" to Haigh Hall. How exciting it was to a child on a Sunday afternoon in the late 1950s/early 1960s. A Timeless scene.

Comment by: David Barker on 30th May 2020 at 09:46

Like the different shades of green in this one Dennis ,with the sun breaking through the trees.
Think where very lucky here in Aspull, to such beautiful countryside on our doorstep.
Good photo. D.

Comment by: Mick on 30th May 2020 at 10:55

Ive bumped into Owd Ron many a time coming up that slope on his scooter

Comment by: Mick on 30th May 2020 at 13:13

This is the tree with the Corvid 19 black ribbon shaped branches

Comment by: Veronica on 30th May 2020 at 13:35

It would be nice to think that Ron is still wandering around in spirit along these paths, with no need for his 'scooter' ..

Comment by: Garry on 30th May 2020 at 15:25

I can almost hear the birds singing.

Comment by: Elizabeth on 30th May 2020 at 17:35

Beautiful photo ! I agree David,Aspull is lovely and loads of good walks nearby.

Comment by: Dennis on 30th May 2020 at 20:44

And just a short drive away David, we have the wild, windswept moorland around Rivington and Belmont where you can get away from the “Madding Crowd”. Best visited in the Winter when nature has the place to herself.

Comment by: janet on 31st May 2020 at 10:44

song of the south berl ives comes to mind good photo dennis

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