South Shields Daily Photo

A collection of images from South Shields and the North of England

An air of spring

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West Park, South Shields

West Park, South Shields

A gradual change in the weather bringing milder temperatures and more rain from the west has seen thousands of crocus bulbs bursting open all over South Shields. They are all mainly of this blue and white hue with a few yellow ones added to the mix. We have huge displays on the main routes leading into South Shields principally on King George Road and Newcastle Road, although there are carpets of crocii dotted all around.

I found these in the West Park, it won’t be long now before we see cherry and apple trees bursting into colour!

Camera details: Pentax K100D, 28 mm lens, 1/125 second, f5.6, iso 200


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Written by curly

March 8, 2009 at 12:01 am

Posted in Colour, Parks, South Shields

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  1. Aren’t these the loveliest of flowers??


    March 8, 2009 at 6:56 am

  2. Ggreat depth of field and perspective. Still anxiously waiting for my spring.


    March 8, 2009 at 9:56 pm

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