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Greenough StreetGreenough Street. (Changed beyond recognition)

Maidwells was a sewing factory but what did they make? Down by the side of the River Douglas was Water Heyes Electrical. The Quality Hotel now occupies this position across from where the famous old Wigan Rugby Ground was, but now is a Tesco Supermarket.

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My appologies to Boo too. Bloo you should know better. Wash your mouth out with soap. FFW, Wigan, UK

2nd Oct 2008

 
oops! cliff (bloo), windsor st, eng, gb uk

1st Oct 2008

 
Sorry. Last message should read "Mr Bloo" should consider vountary retirement from the site. These silly names only cause confusion. Mona Spring, Pemberton, Wigan, UK

1st Oct 2008

 
Yatesy you are 100% correct. I hereby unreservedly apologise to Mr Sandside. It would help if he used his proper name in future. As for Mr Boo. He should take on board the condemnation of contributors to the site and take voluntary retirement. Mona Spring, Pemberton Wigan, UK

1st Oct 2008

 
a bottle of whiskey on offer for the 800th poster in here. good luck. cliff (bloo), windsor st, wigan

30th Sep 2008

 
I think an appology is in order to Boo Boo Sandside from Mona and FFW. Yatesy, Wigan, UK

30th Sep 2008

 
guess ur right there yatsey, its when it all comes out on one line makes it crappier than what it is, ok ok your right. we best let longfellow sleep. cliff (bloo), wigan, eng, gb uk

30th Sep 2008

 
Stick to the day job Bloo. You make Boo seem like Lord Byron. God only hopes you dont start Boo off with his ***! attempts at poetry. Yatesy, Wigan, UK

29th Sep 2008

 
me and Tim went a huntin for a tent Sam Melling had some but only for rent so to primark we went still huntin for a pop up tent they had none so home we went. cliff (bloo), windsor st, eng, gb uk

28th Sep 2008

 
boo must be pretty brassed off. bloo writes all the filth an he gets the blame an nobody says nowt about bloo. sam fenton, Ince, england

28th Sep 2008

 
Very good point Cliff. Steven Critchley, Wigan, UK

28th Sep 2008

 
anybody know where Greenough street is ? cliff (bloo), wigan, england

27th Sep 2008

 
Mrs Y thinks I'm going bonkers chuckling under my breath. Must get this off my chest before I close down tonight. Boo and Bloo what I right cople o' dipsticks. Hee hee ha ha ... talk about Beavis & Butthead .. the family Numpty.. Boo n' Bloo Numpty!!!!!!!! Yatesy, Wigan, UK

24th Sep 2008

 
Mona, get ur specks checked or just stop drinkin you mixin your Boo with Bloo. it was Bloo who entered the pop up tent not boo. Hope I dont meet you in a pop up tent. cliff (bloo), wigan, England, Gt Britain, United Kingdom

24th Sep 2008

 
Hey Boo lad. If you weren't so b. arrogant I'd almost feel sorry for you. You would find trouble in a ladies sewing circle. But there's never a dull moment with you. Can't help but chuckle ..keep up the good work Boo. Yatesy, Wigan, UK

24th Sep 2008

 
Neither one of you sets much of a good example, running around in inappropriate clothing and writing unhealthy comments on the internet. You both need to examine your consciences. If you must write at all then you should consider writing on more appropriate sites that cater for the deviant. Maude Barrington WWI, Standish Wigan, Great Britain

24th Sep 2008

 
It was me boo, my attempt at a poem, take no heed of the rabble who have infiltrated this treasured room. cliff (bloo), wigan, england

23rd Sep 2008

 
I now see why some of you are upset because i have just read what somebody calling himself bloo has written and i can assure you it is not me and i don't think its Cliff bloo either so as far as i am concerned that is it.All my comments have been above board and tongue in cheek and even though i have taken a lot of stick from some individuals never never would i resort to that kind of behaviour. Boo, sandside by the sea, uk

23rd Sep 2008

 
Will some body please explain to these idiots what those Latin phrases mean .There is nothing untoward what so ever.Come on Bloo you know Latin. del boy, bow bells wigan, uk

23rd Sep 2008

 
Yeah man Tez. Pretty sleazy situation. Then if you let dudes who mince about in sailor suits on the site..you get what you ask for. Look there's only mainly Bloomoon who writes now as well as Sailor Sandside and his nom de plumes. I had stopped as had most of the gang. So I'll ask all the regulars to tow the party line and give a statement of intent. So come on yo men and lasses and lets hear from you ..even if its the last time. Abandon the site until Sailor Sandside casts off for good. Keel haul the filthy beast. This is a family site not an adult one. Stand up for decent standards. I've told my daughter to keep the grandkids off the site I dont want them reading the filth that Sailor Sandside writes. Formerly Fat Walter, x Windsor St Wigan, UK

22nd Sep 2008

 
Our Bernie has stopped writing on the site and I will follow. Boo Sanside should be banned. A bit of British ribald humour yeah but this is downright filth. Disgusting. fats I appeal to you .. call for a ban of Boo Sandside. I wasnt going to write again but I cant stand by and do nothing in face of this depravity. Terry Dainty, Wigan, England

22nd Sep 2008

 
Me transmitte sursum caledoni or for Mona's benefit in plain English.Beam me up Scotty. Boo, sandside by the sea, uk

21st Sep 2008

 
For your uneducated self Mona.Fac ut vivas in Latin means Get a life.Goodness knows what you thought it meant. del boy, bow bells wigan, uk

21st Sep 2008

 
That Mr Sandside is absolutely disgusting. I am very surprised they allowed it on the site. You have taken the site to a low it should never have reached. This a family site. We have said in the past that you were not fit to write on the site. I only hope now that everyone can see your ilk and abandon the site until you go. Mona Spring, Pemberton Wigan, UK

21st Sep 2008

 
Me an Tim a hunting we went Met 3 whores in a pop-up tent They was 3 we was 2 so I bucked one and TIMBUKTOO bloo, wigan, eng, gb uk

21st Sep 2008

 
Ab uno disce omnes Boo. Edgar, Oswaldtwistle, UK

21st Sep 2008

 
Fac ut vivas Edgar. lone ranger, on the ranch wigan, uk

21st Sep 2008

 
Procol harum Boo. Son of Sam et Bloomoon. Reqiescat in pace. Edgar Stevens, Oswaldtwistle, UK

21st Sep 2008

 
I lived in Every ST as well SAM but a little before your time i think.It was always a good talking point. Boo, sandside by the sea, uk

21st Sep 2008

 
Don't take it to heart Sam it's all in good fun although some saddos take it far too seriously espescially the ones who don't understand Latin or poetry. del boy, bow bells wigan, uk

21st Sep 2008

 
danke for the nice welcome, I was born in every street in wigan, any true greenough st people will know where that is , was. I do miss friends, people and the places I used to play as a kid from what I see my old has changed much but I m enjoyin seein you friendly silly banter in here greenough street or no , keep laughin an talkin stupid brings a smile, thanks for it, silly sods Sam Mellings son, hanau,, germany

21st Sep 2008

 
Re vera,potas bene Sam. Boo, sandside by the sea, uk

20th Sep 2008

 
On yer bike Sam. del boy, bow bells wigan, uk

20th Sep 2008

 
tes co costa lode ad finitum und crapium beware the ides of March ich weiss benehmen. dobranoc sclafen gut. Show me your glad bags honey, have a nice day. I ramble. Sam Mellings son, wigan, United Kingdom

19th Sep 2008

 
nescio quid dicas hombre. Boo, sandside by the sea, uk

19th Sep 2008

 
Boo Boo in nauticus whistlus poo poo. Lone Ranger, Range Riding Ince Cocium, Albion

19th Sep 2008

 
Careful what you say down the boozer then Bloo. del boy, bow bells wigan, uk

19th Sep 2008

 
Aquila non capit muscam Cliff.My postman told me that one. Boo, costa del sandside, uk

19th Sep 2008

 
in veno veritas william cliff (bloo), here, loads

18th Sep 2008

 
ernie,berny curly thanks for expainin that damn string, I never noticed any brown paper, anyway coz the loaf was brown perhaps they thought we wouldn,t notice.I cant wait for Apparitions keep us in formed of the schedule showings I dont get RadioTimes now, rock on EBC cliff (bloo), wigan, mixed

18th Sep 2008

 
Reports I have received from TV sources rumour that Bernard Dowdall will be featuring in Coronation Street at a future date. In line with the policy of revisiting ealier interests (e.g. the re-appearance of Jed Stone)Bernard will appear as Elsie Tanners long lost love child. William Retnub, Alderley Edge, England

18th Sep 2008

 
PER ARDUA AD ASTRA William. Boo, costa del sandside, uk

18th Sep 2008

 
When I was a young lad and doing prep at Wigan Grammar School I was very fond of the tuck shop. Mother therefore scolded me, stopped my pocket money and arranged for me to have lunch at my Nan’s house in Greenough Street. I used to trundle down Greenough Street on my way back to school behind Clifford Higham and other older boys. I once passed the school gym where they caned boys. I could hear Clifford crying out “Yaroops, Argh, Gerroff” and Mr. Gore replying, “Shut up boy or I will hit you harder”. My pal Oliver “Lardy” Wimpole said to me “If you shout when being caned it makes the pain easier to bear and may get you sympathy from the beastly master caning you”. “Cripes” I said, “I will do my best not to get the cane.” After that I always did my Latin homework because Mr Gore, the Assistant Head was also my Latin Master. William Retnub, Alderley Edge, England

18th Sep 2008

 
Does your mum know you are out on your own j walker. del boy, bow bells wigan, uk

18th Sep 2008

 
Wow. I don't know what times are coming to. Boo Sandside dessing in nuns outfits and now in sailor suits. I don't know what the world is coming to. They wouldn't have stood for that nonsense in my day. J. Walker, Wigan, UK

18th Sep 2008

 
The string was wrapped round a piece of brown paper to protect the loaf. Seriously though we were there from 5 am till 1.00 and the little lad Brian was great.(hes Scottish)and even had a stand-in.Its best viewed on www.hovisbakery.co.uk our ad I can then pause it as I too blinked and missed it.(how sad am I)At least I have a bigger part in Apparitions on BBC1 in November. Believe me this is good, a six part series with Martin Shaw watch out for the last episode its good. bernie,ernie,curly dowdall, wigan, uk

18th Sep 2008

 
Now listen up hombres there's enough cowboys in Wigan without another one from giro city. lone ranger, on the ranch wigan, uk

17th Sep 2008

 
Now now girls stop bickering. Boo, costa del sandside, uk

17th Sep 2008

 
He was too .. when I was a young snipe…in Court .. Boo’s was the case before mine. The Judge asked Boo his occupation. Boo replied, “Nun Sir”. Cisco, Lone Pine Platt Bridge Wigan, UK

17th Sep 2008

 
No he wasn’t Cisco. You’re telling porkies again. J. Walker, Wigan, UK

17th Sep 2008

 

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