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Photo-a-Day  (Monday, 2nd October, 2023)

Bottling Wood

Bottling Wood
A hint of Autumn in Bottling Wood.

Photo: Dennis Seddon  (Sony DSC-HX99)
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Comment by: Maureen on 2nd October 2023 at 06:17

Dennis, pat yourself on the back for this shot, it’s absolutely beautiful…I love it.

Comment by: PeterP on 2nd October 2023 at 06:32

Nice view of a babbling brook and the start of autumnal colour. The path seems has though it would soon turn muddy and boots /wellies are required

Comment by: Joan on 2nd October 2023 at 07:38

Autumn already, soon be winter.

Comment by: Garry on 2nd October 2023 at 08:49

It looks like I'm walking through the woods.
Another belter Dennis.

Comment by: Irene Roberts on 2nd October 2023 at 08:59

Lovely Autumnal photo Dennis; it reminds me of a difficult jigsaw puzzle. Does the wood lead into the plantations? I'm a bit lost as to its location.

Comment by: Elizabeth on 2nd October 2023 at 09:14

Lovely pic,great colours.x

Comment by: Neil on 2nd October 2023 at 09:50

It's near to the Haigh Sough Irene.

Comment by: Irene Roberts on 2nd October 2023 at 09:59

Thankyou Neil.

Comment by: Cyril on 2nd October 2023 at 14:04

You've been busy being out and about Dennis, did you happen to see Mick riding around in there? it's strange that he hasn't sent in any photos of his rides lately, though in one of his last posts he mentioned about getting a mobility scooter, so he may have gone and joined the Scooter Set over in Benidorm.

Comment by: Veronica on 2nd October 2023 at 14:39

The leaves seem a bit late this year for dropping..they look quite fresh. The soil must be very rich mixed in with all the lovely dried leaves.
Nice one Dennis.

Comment by: Veronica on 2nd October 2023 at 14:42

The middle of October for mine John which is an improvement on December which they originally gave me at Park Rd. I think they have too many on their books these days. It’s a nightmare getting appointments.

Comment by: Dennis Seddon on 2nd October 2023 at 15:13

I have never seen Mick close up Cyril, so I probably wouldn’t know him if I saw him.
I do miss his photos and comments though despite being controversial at times. I wonder if he has been hospitalised or something?

Comment by: Veronica on 2nd October 2023 at 15:40

Oops! Wrong day for the last comment - should be on yesterday’s page.

Comment by: Alan on 2nd October 2023 at 15:47

Veronica it's because the weather is very mild. When the cold weather arrives the leaves will drop, that's for sure.

Comment by: John(Westhoughton) on 2nd October 2023 at 15:54

You are correct Veronica I thought it would be easier as they very often have Saturday as their day for jabs at Park Road and if it’s raining and the queues are enormous and most embarrassing watching less able people struggling to walk to the end of the queue. There’s a chemist on Chorley New Road Horwich doing the latest COVID jabs while U wait also,but as I was typing this Peter house just been in touch about the COVID jab.

Comment by: Veronica on 2nd October 2023 at 16:04

Yes I thought it was the mild weather Alan it’s unseasonal. At least we are saving on gas!
It just gets worse there on Park Rd John.

Comment by: Cyril on 2nd October 2023 at 20:17

Dennis, I don't know if you saw the tongue in cheek comment that Sir Bob posted about Mick resembling Mr Pastry riding a bike, so if you've seen someone like that it would probably have been Mick. Though if he had seen you anywhere with a camera then knowing Mick he would have stopped and had a chat. I haven't heard of him being in hospital, though he could have gone away somewhere with him not having put his 'aporth worth in the comments.

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