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Photo-a-Day  (Wednesday, 21st May, 2014)

River Way

River Way
Taken from the car park roof of The Grand Arcade looking towards the new Premier Inn.

Photo: Dan Highton  (Canon EOS 5D)
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Comment by: Ken R on 21st May 2014 at 00:07

It is good to see that Wigan is maintaining a lot of greenery, the canopy is very important. This shot tested my brain cells.

Comment by: kath on 21st May 2014 at 06:49

look at that stormy sky!

Comment by: Mick on 21st May 2014 at 07:07

Im sure thats me waiting with my bike at the pelicon crossing on Harrogate st and River way

Comment by: Maureen on 21st May 2014 at 09:42

That is one brilliant shot Dan..everything is so clear.

Comment by: A.W. on 21st May 2014 at 12:16

an excellent photograph, the downside is it could be anywhere on Earth.

Comment by: Lizziedownunder on 21st May 2014 at 12:18

Nice to see these places from so far away in the world.... Thank you Dan.... Cheers!!!

Comment by: Linda on 21st May 2014 at 18:38

What a grey day! Excellent photo, Dan.

A.W. It could be anywhere on Earth but Wiganers should know where it is. There's not just Haigh Hall to see in Wigan.

Comment by: Rev David Long on 21st May 2014 at 20:55

Everything is very clear, as you say Maureen - including the green mould on the newly-fitted panels on the Scholes flats. Was creating a vertical garden in the design brief for the job?

Comment by: Gem on 21st May 2014 at 22:08

those panels were fitted 5 years ago, so hardly new Rev....they are currently testing new renders on the side of one. Wonder if the matching Premier Inn will go the same way?

Comment by: Robin Leigh on 22nd May 2014 at 00:59

Nice photo. Green is to be appreciated whether on trees or buildings. A generation ago it was practically non-existent near the town centre.

Comment by: Garry on 22nd May 2014 at 08:26

A.W. if you don't think that photo has been taken on River Way, you don't know Wigan.

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