Login   |   Register   |   
Photos of Wigan
Photos of Wigan

Photo-a-Day Archive
Photo-a-Day Archive

Photo-a-Day  (Thursday, 5th February, 2009)


The Linacre Centre taken on a cold winters day.

Photo: Brian  (Fuji Finepix S7000)
Views: 4,854

Comment by: DAVE MARSH on 5th February 2009 at 08:55

Well composed photo,Brian,but it will always be The Grammar School to us old timers.

Comment by: Frank Healy on 5th February 2009 at 10:40

Well said, Dave.

Comment by: Catherine on 5th February 2009 at 13:47

Uggghhhh! Driving test centre street! Always sends shivers up my spine looking at that street. When was the Grammar school built? It's quite an imposing building.

Comment by: rebian on 5th February 2009 at 18:38

Remember having my exams in this building the one next to the clock tower

Comment by: Dave Roscoe (USA) on 5th February 2009 at 22:06

Too bad the old school is no longer a school. For us old boys it will never be the same, though I am glad that the buildings have been put to such good use. I remmber school assemblies the music room across the hall and yes the dreaded exams in the assembly hall.

Comment by: A parr on 8th February 2009 at 11:53

Every time I see a clock on a photo its allways around 2.

Comment by: Fred Mason on 21st February 2009 at 20:48

I have to agree with Frank, well said Dave. How could this old girl ever be anything but a Grammar Grub School to us fortunate lads. Remember the smells of polish and stuff in the corridors? Ahhhhh...

Leave a comment?

* Enter the 5 digit code to the right of the input box. Don't worry if you make a mistake, you will get another chance. Your comments won't be lost.