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Photo-a-Day  (Thursday, 20th March, 2014)

Spring is in the air

Spring is in the air
Daffodils & Alms Houses.

Photo: David  (Canon PowerShot G15)
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Comment by: Ken R on 20th March 2014 at 00:18

Lovely, a bunch of new faces reach for the sun.

Comment by: David Fairclough on 20th March 2014 at 04:02

My favourite flower and poem thank you David

Comment by: Dave (Oy) on 20th March 2014 at 08:18

Lovely shot mate.

Comment by: Helen on 20th March 2014 at 08:20

A nice photo for the First Day of Spring !

Comment by: irene roberts on 20th March 2014 at 08:27

What a cheering photo! I love daffodils. Thankyou.

Comment by: Steven James Green on 20th March 2014 at 08:33

I have lived in Alicante, Spain for the last 15 years but love to look at photo of the day every day it cheers me up when I see all these wonderful photos from wigan and surrounding areas. I love daffodils and tulips they are my favorites. You can take the the boy from Wigan but you can never take Wigan from the boy. WIGANER AND PROUD !!!

Comment by: Jenny on 20th March 2014 at 10:04

Very Nice. Love to see the daffs.

Comment by: Christine Jervis on 20th March 2014 at 10:16

If you like Wigan so much, Steven, why are you in Spain?
You obviously can't be as proud as you state...

Comment by: kath on 20th March 2014 at 10:38

beautiful spring daffs; but whre are the alms houses?

Comment by: Bradshaws Girl on 20th March 2014 at 10:40

Lovely photo ..... can someone tell me where the Alms Houses are please?

Comment by: Syd on 20th March 2014 at 12:27

Christine Jervis, I am a Wigan ex pat and reside in Australia. I cannot argue with your comment because to put it simply "You are right"!

Comment by: Bren on 20th March 2014 at 13:21

The Alms houses are set back off Hall Lane which leads up to the Lodge on the edge of Haigh Plantations

Comment by: DIRTY HARRY on 20th March 2014 at 16:25

well well well if it is'nt birds or animals of some sort we have to put up with flowers . wonder where this piccy was taken? it could be anywhere for all i know . i think theses flower picture's should be on a diffrent site im sure

Comment by: Garry on 20th March 2014 at 18:55

WOW Spring is here, Well done David.

Comment by: Ellen on 20th March 2014 at 19:53

Thank you so much for my favourite flowers to herald Spring! We've had some thawing of late, but more snow with some freezing rain overnight, so still 4ft. snowbanks each side of the driveway make shopping etc. a bit of a risky event getting out onto the road!.....Don't think we'll be seeing our Daffodils anytime soon!

Comment by: John H on 20th March 2014 at 22:54

Nice shot Dave, You beat me to it, I went out to do more or less the same shot [Daffs in the foreground with a nice setting in the background] soon has I got my camera out the rain came. Great shot though Dave, nice composition, A hint of summer I was going to call it

Comment by: Bren on 21st March 2014 at 12:16

Dirty Harry.... get a life !!!

Comment by: Bren on 21st March 2014 at 15:15

I love the springtime ... the wonders of nature never cease to amaze me... Dirty Harry should be on another planet.... keep the pictures of birds, flowers, trees, insects etc flowing all you brilliant photographers.... you are doing a brilliant job. thankyou.

Comment by: Garry on 21st March 2014 at 19:24

Bren's upset. People have the right to their opinions..just like you have.

Comment by: David on 21st March 2014 at 22:05

Thanks for the comments :)

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