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2010/11/09

Boll transition – church st

Filed under: All - 09 Nov 2010

Boll transition - church st

The five magnificent ‘transitions’ sculptures commissioned from Yorkshire artist Ian Randall represent a celebration of Blackburn’s social, economic, industrial and physical growth as a town. Each of the separate forms represents a stage of growth and evolution in the town since the arrival of cotton. The first stage in the …

2010/11/07

Bluebell wood

Filed under: All - 07 Nov 2010

Bluebell wood

This is a slideshow of images taken in Church Wood, Calder Vale near Garstang Lancashire. My wife and I went there to show our daughter the beauty of bluebells in spring

2010/10/27

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Filed under: All - 27 Oct 2010

2011-april-26-l1000073.jpg

East Lancashire Paper Mill, Rectory Lane, Radcliffe, Manchester

2010/10/26

Img_6989 royal wedding alternative

Filed under: All - 26 Oct 2010

Img_6989 royal wedding alternative

A counter-attraction in Lancaster, Lancashire, UK, to the royal wedding in London, with a range of anti-cuts organisatons participating. The message being conveyed is that the lavish show in London distracts from UK public service cuts that could be alleviated by re-prioritisation of government financing. The event features street theatre …

2010/10/23

Kirkby stephen station 1951 guy arab 111

Filed under: All - 23 Oct 2010

Kirkby stephen station 1951 guy arab 111

Former Lancashire United Transport half cab single- decker MTJ84 turns into the station yard with a late afternoon service from Brough.

2010/10/22

A public service

Filed under: All - 22 Oct 2010

A public service

Britain is a far more litigious country than it used to be thanks to the public spirited efforts of such establishments as Forster Dean.

2010/10/16

Lancashire united 110 574 td

Filed under: All - 16 Oct 2010

Lancashire united 110 574 td

Chassis: Guy Motors Arab IV Body: Northern Counties Reg: 574 TD Body Type: H41/32R Fleet No: 110 Taken: North West Museum of Road Transport Date: 24th April 2011

2010/09/08

Mandarin duck.

Filed under: All - 08 Sep 2010

Mandarin duck.

Taken at Townley Park, Burnley. There’s been a Mandarin duck floating about on the pond for a week now. It appears it’s not keen on bread though!

2010/09/05

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Filed under: All - 05 Sep 2010

Img_0674 front drive garden 2011 04 20

This apple tree grows in a sawn-in-half Scotch whisky barrel on our front drive, where most people have a car. You can’t drive it to the shops, but then a car wouldn’t produce apples.

2010/08/21

There’s something in there…

Filed under: All - 21 Aug 2010

There's something in there...

All the fun from the opening day at Brockholes, 24th April 2011