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 Photo-a-Day      (Sunday, 3rd March, 2019) Views: 1,637 
Wrightington Fish Pond
 Wrightington Fish Pond   by Mick Byrne  (Panasonic DMC-TZ100)
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Comment by Alan (on Vancouver Island) on 3rd March 2019 at 00:44
Good picture Mick. I see you are using your helicopter now instead of your bike.


Comment by Alan H on 3rd March 2019 at 09:34
Nice to have a helicopter on the back lawn.


Comment by David Owens on 3rd March 2019 at 09:54
The last time I drove past that view there wasn't a car there, there was a helechopper!


Comment by Mick on 3rd March 2019 at 11:22
David have you heard of Specsavers


Comment by Pat McC on 3rd March 2019 at 14:16
I wonder how many air miles that little duck will clock up in its lifetime. More than the helicopter I shouldnít wonder.
The mole thatís been busy on this beautifully manicured lawn Is a busy little bee, as itís also been digging furiously in our field!


Comment by Derek Platt on 3rd March 2019 at 16:07
Good photo Mick, I suppose the structure on the left is the departure lounge.


Comment by Philip G. on 3rd March 2019 at 17:59
Yes, Pat, the moles really are busy little things. I believe that the old plantsmen bagged the molehills, and sometimes then mixed them with other lovelies such as builders rubble, loam made from upturned divots, soot, and perhaps a bit of horse manure for 'swagger.' But Oh, how their plants shone on the showbenches. I remember how a schoolmate sometimes gave his Percy Thrower impersonation by him saying 'I reckon the answer lies in the soil.' Good old Percy, and still celebrated.


Comment by Poet on 3rd March 2019 at 19:30
Some toast the gentleman in the velvet waistcoat , and others don't.


Comment by Ken R on 4th March 2019 at 19:34
Poet. Que sera sera.


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