The Trumpeter is one of seven sculptures sited along Lord Sheldon Way depicting local leisure pastimes.
Actually, the Trumpeter is probably a Cornetist, since Ashton has close associations with the world of Brass Band music, and brass bands use cornets, rather than trumpets, for their treble instruments.
I notice that this is the 500th post since I started this photo blog! Let's hope the Trumpeter isn't performing The Last Post!
Skywatch Friday, suburban sunset - Another suburban sunset, taken as I sat in a deckchair, with a phone in one hand, a book in another and a glass of wine in a third ... hang on a minute....
10 hours ago