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Wigan Public House.   Comments: 19
Photo: TD,.   Item #: 30008  
 Wigan Public House.

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  Wigan folk socialising. All the best.  

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Comments by Alan, 22nd December 2017  
Where, when, what year!!!!!!!!!!!

Comments by TD,., 22nd December 2017  

Comments by irene roberts, 22nd December 2017  
I would say late 1940s to early 1950s.

Comments by Veronica, 22nd December 2017  
Reminds me of the black/white films from the 50's. Ealing comedies I think....!

Comments by Mick, 22nd December 2017  
Looks like one of the two women in the foreground was supping Worthington White Shield.

Comments by Arthur, 22nd December 2017  
I think Alan meant the photo TD.

Comments by Alan, 22nd December 2017  
I dont know why I bother!!!!!!

Comments by Cyril, 22nd December 2017  
Brought to mind some memories of when pubs were packed with folks having a really good time, very often with a piano playing and someone would always get up to sing, there was some good singers too.

Comments by DTease, 22nd December 2017  
Alan asks "where, when and what". TD says "today". Irene says "1940s to 50s". Arthur says"Alan meant the photo". Alan says he doesn't know why he bothers and Alex has put his tuppence worth on a photo of a lorry!
Have we started Christmas early? because I've supped nowt yet!

Comments by Poet, 22nd December 2017  
I think you're bang on there Cyril. Go in a typical pub today and they're all staring at sky sports or mobile phones.

Comments by Veronica, 22nd December 2017  
All it needs is for Howard to start 'suspecting' where the merry makers are and what time it is!

Comments by . Ozymandias ., 22nd December 2017  
The wallpaper in this establishment would appear to consist of pages taken from the Manchester Guardian, a vast improvement on the Spanish themed decor of the Worthington in my view.

Comments by Pw, 23rd December 2017  
A good photo and some very good and witty comments.

Comments by Joseph, 23rd December 2017  
Great photo of a time long gone.

Comments by irene roberts, 23rd December 2017  
The Long Neck, our Joseph? xx.

Comments by Joseph, 24th December 2017  
Not sure, Our Irene. It was my first thought though and I don't know why. A very merry Christmas to you and yours from me and mine, Irene.

Comments by Albert., 24th December 2017  
It would probably be when a pint of mild was 10d, and closing time was 10.30pm & 10pm on a Sunday. 3pm in the afternoon.

Comments by William Mather, 9th January 2018  
The man on the far right reminds me of someone I knew from Aspull and originally Top Lock

Comments by TD,., 19th January 2018  

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