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Photo-a-Day  (Thursday, 19th March, 2009)

Mere Oaks

Mere Oaks
New houses on the site of Mere Oaks School.

Photo: Brian  (Fuji Finepix S7000)
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Comment by: A parr on 30th March 2009 at 15:09

Very nice I wander how much they are going for

Comment by: Jonathan on 5th May 2009 at 18:21

at least £500,000 but the show house above does have the train line behind. Will be a fantastic estate when its finished

Comment by: simon on 21st July 2009 at 02:05

oh look, a corporate housing company has built some new homes on the site of a school for disabled children. aren't you lucky! wigan council should be ashamed of itself. shame on you!

Comment by: Roy on 8th November 2009 at 14:15

To right Simon,after all the opposition to this site being built,how the authorities could have the audacity to allow it to be called Mere Oaks! Harry Pemberton must be turning in his grave!

Comment by: Tony on 23rd October 2010 at 01:03

Yes. I agree, the council have a lot to answer for, my child went to mere oaks and went on to another school in wigan , this closed last summer, now he travels 15 mile each morning to a school he does not like! These schools do not have all the equipment, teaching staff experience that mere oaks had, wigan you lost it big time and it will take years to get it right, unfortunately at our kids expense!

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