Tommy Miller Ashton baths

Started by: Stephmiller (4)


My dad, tommy miller used to sing in a band at Ashton baths, I believe the band was called Avalon. I’m trying to see if anyone remembers anything or knows where I am best looking? Thanks in advance! Steph xx

Started: 3rd May 2018 at 17:01

Posted by: brynkiwi (716)

Did your dad come from Golborne

Replied: 4th May 2018 at 09:38

Posted by: Stephmiller (4)

Hi yes he was born on princes road in Ashton and then grew up in Leigh street in golborne x

Replied: 4th May 2018 at 15:38

Posted by: brynkiwi (716)

If he is the Tommy i knew he worked at Naylor Brothers. i seem to remember he was in a band , that would have been in the 1960s

Replied: 6th May 2018 at 06:35

Posted by: Stephmiller (4)

He was in the building trade all of his life, do you know anything about the band? X

Replied: 6th May 2018 at 14:24

Posted by: ashpad (89)

Did Tommy have a older brother Ronnie and they lived in Peter Street which is at the bottom of Princess road.Ronnie worked down Golborne pit last time I saw ronnie

Replied: 6th May 2018 at 21:54

Posted by: Stephmiller (4)

Yes that’s right, it was Joyce, then Ron, then my dad and then willy d

Replied: 6th May 2018 at 22:19

Posted by: ashpad (89)

Only remember Ron and Tommy used to live in Peter st and used to play with Ron untill moving to D.G but still went back to my Grandmas.then ended up working with Ron down Golborne when he started back after being in the explosion

Replied: 8th May 2018 at 20:34


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