1. There is a southern English prejudice against northern England. We (including I, who was born and raised in south west England) all too easily fall into the trap of seeing the north as a post industrial waste land. "It ain't necessarily so!"
2. My good brother Dave Povey has a keen eye (and a fine camera) for a good photo'. His pics were taken at Pennington Flash Country Park, Lancashire, U.K., which is near to the post industrial borough of Wigan, Lancs.