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Hunt The Picture

Image
Joining in with Mum's picture scavenger hunt.


Beauty and Happiness


















 Laura had fun at both proms and has grown into a beautiful young lady


Inspiration

 Martin's parents, married 54 years. This was taken at their 50th celebration do with their family

Tune and Passion

 Music is Laura's passion whether listening to it or dancing to it. She did an amzing job of decorating her bedroom bedroom in music

Wonder

 Wonder what cuddles thinks of the Jamaican Turkey. They do look rather cosy

Spectacle

Kite festival at Lytham, St Annes. Big ones, small one, in the sky, on the sand and everywhere in between

Sight

I love  Cleveleys beach especially in the summer. Picture is  of  Mary's shell

Wink

 One of Laura's art projects for her GCSE and one she is most proud of

Arrangement

 Laura sorting my twiddle muff beads
That's my lot and I hope you enjoyed it. I enjoyed looking through my old photos stored on the computer

Closures In The Community

Lancashire County Council have to make a savings of £265m over the next five years due the central government cuts and these are some of their actions.

Closing 6 museums from 30 September 2016. These are:-

The Judges Lodgings - Lancaster
Maritime Museum - Fleetwood (Run by 1 paid staff and a few volunteers and only open in the summer)
Museum of Lancashire - Preston
Textile Museum - Burnley
Helmshore Museum - Rossendale

Organisations for four of the above museums have applied to take over the running  and the council is hoping negotiations will soon end with the view to make the transfers by the end of the year. But I don't know which ones they are and it still means that two will be gone forever.

Also on the list of closures are 2 Youth Centres (1 of which is in my area), the one and only Youth Offending Centre (in my area also), old people services and diabled services.

On top of that 14 Childrens Service (once know as Sure Start) one of which is in a raural area are to close. (L…