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Tag Archive for ‘Greater Manchester’

MANCHESTER. Beware Of The Trams.

One of the delights of a walk around Manchester on a day’s street photography mission is watching the Metrolink trams hustling and bustling away through the streets. The tram system now covers roughly 98 miles or so, from up near the Pennines at Oldham and Shaw & Crompton then down to leafy Disdsbury with a side step out to Manchester Airport. They are large machines but can be oddly quiet […]

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SNAPSHOT! A New Islington Lunch.

I’m in Manchester for a few hours, I fancied a walk around the city plus I need some fresh images for my photo library submissions. Needing food, a constant state for me, I took myself over to Ancoats and the New Islington Marina. This was created out of the network of canals that brought cargoes in and out of Manchester before railways and the iron horse gained the upper hand. […]

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SNAPSHOT! Rivington, At Speed.

Rivington on the West Pennine Moors is an area I like to visit ( I direct you to previous blog posts for evidence of this ) . It’s criss crossed by a spidery web of twisting roads and lanes that attract riders of the motorized and unmotorized variety. Weekends are popular for these meet ups, the Top Barn especially, a three B’s kind of thing, a Bike, a Burger and […]

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SNAPSHOT! Piccadilly Station. Saturday Morning Concourse Shuffle.

The days are starting to have their wings clipped by the approach of Autumn’s cool kiss. There’s still time though to be out and about and make the most of the fading year. Buxton in Derbyshire is todays destination of choice, some walking and some photography the order of the day. https://www.visitmanchester.com/ https://tfgm.com/public-transport/train/stations/manchester-piccadilly-rail https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations-and-destinations/stations-made-easy/manchester-piccadilly-station-plan Other Links. https://lachlan-main.pixels.com/ https://www.artflakes.com/en/shop/lachlan-main https://www.shutterstock.com/g/Lachlan1/sets

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