Fulfilling a dream

Theatre of Dreams, Old Trafford A reminiscence Watching my first football game Enchantment on Boxing Day Seeing young charges, trying to Outdo the achievements of players and Heroes past Moving towards the opposition net and Enjoying the home team score a goal

Color Red

A selection of stuff, taken by me during photography classes submitted for Cees Fun Foto Challenge Starting from the top, the Man Utd bee (1 and 2) – still buzzing around Old Trafford, Manchester as part of #Beeinthecity . next the tin soldier (3), an old tin box i kept cookies in. Red Bowl with …

The Mancunian Octopus

#cffc #week2 #orange #octopus #manchester #CFFC #Octopus #Underwater #Sea He swam from tropical waters and landed in our seas rescued by a trawler from being a seagulls tea The boatmen stored him carefully as they made their way to the dock a wildlife officer would come on board at the entrance to the lock Far …

My favourite place

Favorite Place salford quays, March 23rd Sat on a bench by the Manchester ship canal, just watching the water go by and letting the lemon cake I’ve just munched on digest as the feathered residents of the quays go by dont think they know much about their famous neighbours but it’s relaxing watching them travel …

Cricket

Sunday 6th August 2017 Salford Via Old Trafford Cricket Ground, Manchester (a tale of a cricket match…by inky) A summers day a Pavilion tea watching the locals its 100 for 3 The bowler holds the ball of cork in his hand Field placement set – his tactics all planned And Batsman on Green waits for …

Bridge

Salford, 5th July 2017 in response to the photo challenge Bridge   It can be happily said that where i live, in Salford, you’re no more than five minutes away from a bridge of some sort. The mass of water you see above is the Manchester Ship Canal , which flows towards the river mersey, …

Silent Cargoes

Silent Cargoes : Art Installation/Memorial to the old docks on Trafford Wharf. Image by Inky. Silent Cargoes By Brian F Kirkham Sat by the waters edge Awaiting the cargo ship The goods sit and wait Pallets of goods Await the arrival of the dock – bound ship Boxes neatly stacked for Destination – Supermarket Tea …

Abandoned

Tuesday, May 17th 2016 A piece of poetry written by Inkdrop for the Inkwell in response to the prompt from Daily Post Abandoned Going to the game Longing to see the team at Old Trafford – but left on the Salford side of the canal View of the Stadium assured but Expectations dashed – no sign …