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  Posted by Jackie Emery (ne May) on 18th July 2002  
 
  Where are you? Perth, Western Australia
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Luck
 
  Comments Fantastic! My mum and dad will love looking at this site.
They are too old to travel back to England now, this will please them. I lived in Bickershaw and attended Hindley and Abram Grammer School.
Came to Perth in 1967. Great to see Wigan and surrounds again. Been some great changes, (or some maybe not so great eg Central Park?)

  Posted by Susan on 16th July 2002  
 
  Where are you? Yorkshire
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Visit Many Times
 
  Comments Thank you so much for the pics of The White Lion PH and St. John The Divine. Happy Memories of two lovely Aunties.
The White Lion brought a tear to the eye.
The site is an absolute pleasure.

  Posted by gerard hilton on 15th July 2002  gerryhilton@hotmail.com 
 
  Where are you? ashton in makerfield
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    from a friend
 
  Comments great site, i have spent hours going through it, vaughan williams, if you see this , i told jack, your brenda s husband that i had found you on lqqk, he want,s a e mail.

  Posted by Trish Finn on 14th July 2002  trishog@online.ie 
 
  Where are you? Cork, Ireland
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Google
 
  Comments Having spent the past week doing "homework" on Wigan, it was sheer pleasure to come across your site.
It is FANTASTIC, the best site I have come across. I've been a couple of times, and love Wigan, especially the people, they are so warm and friendly. I have been singing Wigan's praises so much that now my 16 yr old daughter and her friends want to see for themselves!!
We will be spending a week there in August.

  Posted by stuart edwardson on 14th July 2002  se001d2462@blueyonder.co.uk 
 
  Where are you? newtown, wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    love old pics of wigan,so i browsed the net.
 
  Comments great site,lots of interesting pics,i`ve just spent four hours going through youre site so keep up the exelent work cos i will defenately be back soon......thanx stu..

  Posted by Brenda Brown on 11th July 2002  
 
  Where are you? Wigan (where else?)
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Search Engine (Google)
 
  Comments Brilliant site - can't believe I haven't discovered it before now. Anyone got any history / old photos of Upholland?
What a wealth of nostalgia and such a range of information.
Keep up the good work!

  Posted by Brian Darbyshire on 9th July 2002  badarbyshire@clear.net.nz 
 
  Where are you? Auckland New Zealand
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Google
 
  Comments I left Higher Ince in 1969, great to be able to see how the place changes, more photos of Ince please. Keep up the brilliant work.

  Posted by eddie on 6th July 2002  eddieanddavid@supanet.com 
 
  Where are you? ashton in makerfield
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    hotmail search engine
 
  Comments wot a beltin site, just lukin at pikturs wuz great.they browt back fond memories fer me unt wife, i wuz born in Ince in 1949 unt wife wur born in ashton in 1953.
translation for none wiganer's what a smashing site,looking at the photographs brought back fond memories for my wife and I, I was born in Ince in the year 1949,and my wife was born in 1953.

  Posted by Andy Price on 25th June 2002  andy_price@vnu.co.uk 
 
  Where are you? Grand Union Canal
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Surfing
 
  Comments Thanks for the pic of the Boars Head - now languishing as wallpaper on my desk top

  Posted by Ticker on 22nd June 2002  
 
  Where are you? Vienna, Austria
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    yahoo
 
  Comments Now I'm homesick for proper pies, and fish and chips, and the rugby, and a decent cup of tea, and to sit down in a real pub.

  Posted by Karen Morgan on 22nd June 2002  kamorgan@peoplepc.com 
 
  Where are you? Louisville, KY, USA
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Searching for Wigan
 
  Comments Would like to hear from any relatives. My grandfather, William Henry Shaw, was born in Wigan in 1910, the youngest of 10 children.
He marrried Myrtle Smith in 1935 and lived in Suffolk where he was a policeman. They had 3 daughters - Jean, Janet and Sandra. A few of his sisters were Alice, Cissy, Mabel and Phyllis. Thanks!

  Posted by Doug Mann. on 14th June 2002  dj@dmann1.co.uk 
 
  Where are you? Shaw, Oldham, Lancs.
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    from Past Forward.
 
  Comments Super Site, congratulations.
My great-grandfather was killed in a pit disater, at Bamforlong Colliery,Dec 14th 1892. Sixteen men & boys lost their lives.
Would like to hear from any other relatives.

  Posted by Teresa Rieveley nee Tighe on 11th June 2002  
 
  Where are you? Windsor, Canada.
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    looking for info on home town
 
  Comments Congrats on a very informative site, look in here quite a lot and luv it !!!!

  Posted by Colin Burgess on 30th May 2002  colin.burgess@jus.gov.on.ca 
 
  Where are you? Toronto, Canada
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Surfed the web looking for Wigan
 
  Comments A really good site. It broughts lots of memories flooding back. I left Orrell, Wigan in 1969, but still did pretty good on your Wigan Speyk. Loved the pictures of the pubs. I was born and lived for 28 years only a hundred yards from the Old Engine in Kitt Green, one of your featured pubs.

  Posted by Amanda Sumner on 27th May 2002  
 
  Where are you? Isle of Man
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Yahoo
 
  Comments I never feel homesick until I come across sites like this!
Thoroughly enjoyed the photo's. Informative and fun.

  Posted by Clive Molyneux on 26th May 2002  cgmolyneux@ntlworld.com 
 
  Where are you? Farnborogh, Hants. UK
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    General Browsing
 
  Comments Great site. Hoping it will help in my family history research because all of my family originally came from Wigan and the surrounding area.

  Posted by David Smith on 26th May 2002  davsmith4@hotmail.com 
 
  Where are you? Perth Australia
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    By Chance
 
  Comments Fantastic site, the best ive seen on Wigan,Keep up the good work all the best Dave.

  Posted by Adele Bock on 21st May 2002  arbpck@erols.com 
 
  Where are you? Silver Spring outside of Wash. D.C. USA.
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    My cousin Greg Roberts has been writing to you
 
  Comments You sent Greg a couple of your websites and I started looking and I just couldn't stop.
We just found out that our GGrandparents are from around Wigan and Bolton. Hate to say I never heard of these places before and I think your Webpage sure bring me up-to-date. It is very exciting. Thank you so very much for all your hard work.

  Posted by Gail and Colin Blakeley on 19th May 2002  blakecj@aol.com 
 
  Where are you? Near Toronto, Canada
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    search
 
  Comments We've been here since 1974 but have lots of relatives in Wigan and always happy to hear from anyone there.

Love your site and thanks for all the work you put into it.

  Posted by EUAN BROOWITT on 18th May 2002  EBROWITT@aol.com 
 
  Where are you? Melbourne Australia
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Browsing
 
  Comments Posted a notice before.Enjoy looking at your site as my family came from Wigan and I would like to hear from any Browitts still living in the area.

 
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