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Quacking image of duckling nicknamed ‘cricket’ wins Picture of the Week

PUBLISHED: 09:42 08 May 2019

Delighful duckling named Lowestoft Journal's Picture of the Week. Picture: Contributed by Georgina Brown

Delighful duckling named Lowestoft Journal's Picture of the Week. Picture: Contributed by Georgina Brown

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This delightful duckling basking in the spring sun has been named the Journal’s Picture of the Week.

The image was captured by Gerogina Brown from Lowestoft and was taken at the Leathes Ham using her Lumix G8X camera, which she carries with her everywhere.

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The 62-year-old said: "He was the only golden duck in there and he swam right up to us."

Despite the baby mallard swimming up to her, she came in close to the duck capture the portrait image.

"He is a cutie, we nicknamed him cricket - if you like cricket then you will know what it means," she said.

As our winner, Mrs Brown receives a 10in x 8in framed version of her photo from Picture Studios, of London Road North, in Lowestoft town centre. Entries can be of any subject but they must be digital images. To enter our competition, email your pictures to lowestoft.journal@archant.co.uk


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