General (General discussion, talk about anything.)
In the rest of the World, other than in Billinge, raaaaight, it's common knowledge.
Seriously, I was told about mesnes when I was twenty, by a girl who lived near to Mesnes Park. I asked her, "what does it mean, mesnes, because they have it in Wigan too"!
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Replied: 5th Feb 2021 at 21:02