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Photo-a-Day  (Wednesday, 25th May, 2011)


Rose; In my father-in-law's garden in Pemberton.

Photo: Jeff Haydock  (Nikon D40. Helios 135mm manual lens)
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Comment by: David Fairclough on 25th May 2011 at 01:12

Beautiful, yellow rose means joy and friendship, looks in wonderful condition. Wish mine could look like that. Do you know what variety it is Jeff?

Comment by: Garners girl on 25th May 2011 at 08:05

Beautiful photo.....this is the kind of picture you get on expensive birthday cards in garden centres.

Comment by: jeff haydock on 25th May 2011 at 08:44

I'm sorry, I asked my father in law if he could remember what it was called and he could'nt. Its sadly ironic but he passed away yesterday evening peacefully at home just a few hours before this photo appeared on Wigan world.

Comment by: catherine on 25th May 2011 at 08:53

ohh i love yellow roses...lovely photo

Comment by: Ron D on 25th May 2011 at 09:34

A nice picture. Well composed. A fitting tribute to your father in law. Cheers.

Comment by: Maureen Andrews nee McGovern on 25th May 2011 at 10:28

That is a beautiful rose..and a sad story about your Father In Law,I think you were meant to take this photo of his rose to remember him by.

Comment by: Ron D on 25th May 2011 at 11:44

The yellow rose is fine ,But the texture of the leaves makes the picture .

Comment by: janet on 25th May 2011 at 12:47

Everything Maureen Andrews said and Condolences to All the Family.. God Bless...

Comment by: jeff haydock on 25th May 2011 at 15:59

Thank you all for your kind wishes, its much appreciated.

Comment by: John H on 25th May 2011 at 18:48

A beautifull photograph, chrispy sharp & well saturated colour. Nice shot Thanks

Comment by: Jean F (Wales) on 25th May 2011 at 21:34

I could almost smell the scent from this picture. Beautiful. So sad about your father in law but a lovely picture to remember him by.

Comment by: doreen c on 25th May 2011 at 21:34

love to see roses, sorry about your father in law .

Comment by: Keith & Eileen on 25th May 2011 at 21:52

Jeff, it really is a superb photo and a wonderful and fitting tribute to a wonderful man. George will be sadly missed by us all. A true gentleman

Comment by: Brian on 25th May 2011 at 22:39

So sorry to hear about your father-in-law Jeff, condolences to all the family.

Comment by: tricia on 26th May 2011 at 10:18

A beautiful picture and a very sad and moving tribute to your father-in-law. Our thoughts are with you.

Comment by: Gillian on 26th May 2011 at 18:24

Jeff, I agree with Jean you can almost smell it. I know he loved and spent lots of time in his garden. He would have been touched and proud with the picture. A very fitting tribute.

Comment by: Susan Davies on 27th May 2011 at 21:50

Lovely photo, and a lovely memory for Uncle George. Such a lovely man, always happy xxxx

Comment by: Tom birch on 2nd June 2011 at 08:47

I think the flower is called goldenrain or something like that. Margaret and jean Know the name of the flower. But another good photo. george always picked the best plants of alll time.

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