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  Posted by Helen of Troy on 16th December 2016  
 
  Where are you? Sheringham
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Found it a long while ago
 
  Comments Lectriclegs, I didnt hear the story about the Christmas Tree on Radio Norfolk, it was aired on the BBC, Jeremy Vine lunchtime programme.

  Posted by Derek Wilde on 15th December 2016  dwilde471@gmail.com 
 
  Where are you? Wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    been on quite a while
 
  Comments Have lost touch with old school mates who may have changed email addresses. Pat Berry Australia and Harry Barrow. if anyone knows of the changes I would appreciate it if they would let me know.

  Posted by Lectriclegs on 15th December 2016  
 
  Where are you? WIGAN
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    tinternet
 
  Comments HELEN OF TROY

Why would a radio station in Norwich broadcast something about a Christmas tree in Wigan?

  Posted by Steven Driscoll on 10th December 2016  denise_driscoll@live.com 
 
  Where are you? Yorkshire
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    on here
 
  Comments Hi I'm trying to trace John Crompton he has family from Wigan they moved recently if this was you could you e-mail me please your Dad died about 11 -12 months ago he like all men of that age worked at Wagon & Iron as a wheel right I think.

  Posted by Helen of Troy on 9th December 2016  
 
  Where are you? Norfolk
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Found it a long while ago
 
  Comments I dont usually post anything on Guestbook but....Ho! Ho! Ho! Just heard on the radio about the trouble in Wigan re- a Christmas Tree, residents up in arms about its size & the crash barriers to keep the crowds at bay. What a lovely story !

  Posted by val cooper on 29th November 2016  
 
  Where are you? standish
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    been on long time
 
  Comments Hi Susan, I hope you are the same one that I know. I worked at Heinz for 10 years. How are you ?

  Posted by Susan Cokayne on 28th November 2016  sue cokayne@gmail.com 
 
  Where are you? canada
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    by chance
 
  Comments I was the switchboard operator and reception for Courtaulds in the early 70swqw51

  Posted by Susan moore now back to abram on 27th November 2016  susanmoo54@gmail.com 
 
  Where are you? Wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Just looking
 
  Comments Hi just wanted to find ian gere who worked in canned goods at standish heinz also ray nolan jimmy lowe ect had a great time there like to know how everyone is xx sue

  Posted by Andrew martin on 24th November 2016  
 
  Where are you? wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    by chance
 
  Comments I also have been trying to register, but with no luck.

Are they not taking new members at present?

  Posted by brian alker on 24th November 2016  Brianalker@aol.com 
 
  Where are you? SKELMERSDALE
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    FRIEND
 
  Comments been trying to register but site down I have come across some profesional photos of dave dean at the british grand prix with barry sheen on a rogersons bike also some of tom hall on a racing bike if anyone is interested contact me

  Posted by Holly Tyrer on 20th November 2016  
 
  Where are you? Bury
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Browsing
 
  Comments I was born in Wigan and saw some photo's browsing about Billinge hospital closing.Fond memories of there,and it was sad to see how and why it did close.Thank you for some wonderful photo's of people I knew,places I lived in Wigan.I tried to join the forum but I do not have my own web site,and it states,there on registration,that no use of hotmail,gmail.etc.I tried to contact and admin person via a link,but it did not work.
I hope that I will be able to join in there at some stage.Wishing you all the very best,and thanks for the memories,I hope one day I can come back home,and live again in Wigan.I am not that far away,but it feels like a million miles away.Thanks again everyone.

  Posted by Ella shepherd on 20th November 2016  ellenshepherd@me.com 
 
  Where are you? Standish
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Browsing
 
  Comments Love to read obout people who have relocated from the Wigan area.

  Posted by keith cheetham on 18th November 2016  keithcheetham56@gmail.com 
 
  Where are you? Sydney Nova Scotia Canada
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    family roots
 
  Comments my name is keith cheetham and my dad was from Wigan. The past couple of years I have viewed pictures of Wigan on the net. Today I found your page and have toured Wigan through your pictures. Enjoyed it very much and have been greatly impressed. Viewed the pier,canal and the city center. My heart longs to be there in the flesh. Thank you for your excellent Wiganworld page and info. keith

  Posted by MarieM on 18th November 2016  
 
  Where are you? wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    been on ages
 
  Comments Rob, thank you for that. Momac told me you had replied.

  Posted by Rob gaskel on 17th November 2016  
 
  Where are you? Pemberton
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Look regularly
 
  Comments Golden bear and Marie M the longpull was so called because it was quite a distance from the outside "cellar" to the hand pump on the bar. Its real name was

The Queens

  Posted by Maureen Andrews on 16th November 2016  
 
  Where are you? Wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Been on years
 
  Comments Eileen,if you put full title e.g.'Harry Walders paintings of Wigan Market Hall' on Google I think you might find it there.

  Posted by Eileen campbell on 15th November 2016  Eileen.campbell12@btinternet.com 
 
  Where are you? Kent
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Family live in wigan
 
  Comments Does anyone know about a painting by harry walder of the wigan old market square which has been painted on board. I have tried to find it on Internet I have got this picture but can't find anything out about it.

  Posted by erontquay on 10th November 2016  
 
  Where are you? at home
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    member
 
  Comments cliff type in "the scottish horse" in the WW search box at the top of the page. It will take you to the pic of a train. Walters name appears there with an email address. Hope this helps.

  Posted by Clifford Pike on 9th November 2016  C_PIKE@sky.com 
 
  Where are you? St Helens
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Internet
 
  Comments Hi I`, looking to contact Walter Prescott from A in M, I know he contributes to this website and would be greatfull if he could email me @ c_pike@sky.com.

Cheers.

  Posted by erontquay on 3rd November 2016  
 
  Where are you? At home
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Member
 
  Comments Neal Aspinal Jen hasnt posted on the site since 2014. You could try emailing ron

ron@wiganworld.co.uk

 
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