SUNLIGHT casts long shadows on the leaf-strewn floor as it streams through the trees.
This wooded wonder was captured by Mail reader Eric Harlow in Jordan Avenue, Stretton.
It is further proof, if any were needed, of the beauty to be found on our doorstep.
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