frank m. nice pics of Spring Springing. Will catch up one of these days
Eth n Cy Nice to hear from you
Even nicer To see where you enjoy your walks
Jim Spring foliage in aptly named Spring Road, Kitt Green, near Wigan, Lancashire, NW England.
Jim This is my short 30 minute walk I use if the weather and time is against me.
Jim .. if it isn't, I turn off the road here at this footpath sign and walk to throgh Porters Wood to Gathurst and its canal.
Jim Today I will turn left into Latham Lane where the white car is
Jim Latham Lane, named after a woman who opened her house as a pub like other did years ago - hence some times pubs are referred to as "public houses".
Jim On the grass verge dandelions grow.
Jim Latham Lane lokking back to Spring Road and the white Pennington House.
Jim Pastoral scene with the urban factory chimney of H.J. Heinz & Co. here in kItt Green Britains favourite baked beans are produced - by the millions of tins in a week.
Jim Latham Lane hawthorne hedge row greening up, the hedge is more than two hundred years old - Britains hedgerows can be as old as 8oo years.
Jim After 30 minutes I'm near home, but I usually like to walk for an hours or more if I can.