For many children, reaching the end of their primary-school careers is an emotional experience.
The last day in particular can be a time of high drama: of laughter, tears, and heartfelt hugs.
Not this year. Covid-19 has kept young people at home, or at least a soul-sapping 2m apart. And so many have found new ways to let their pent-up feelings out.
The simple messages on railings outside Broughton Primary School say it all.
[Images and eyes on the ground: R. Davis.]