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Photo-a-Day  (Saturday, 23rd April, 2016)


The new part of the Deanery High School, formerly All Saints Secondary Modern School, which is shown in 19th February 2013 Photo-a-Day.

Photo: Ernest Pyke  (Practica DCZ 6.2)
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Comment by: Mick on 23rd April 2016 at 00:27

Is that the Pear Tree pub that is for sale.

Comment by: Ernest Pyke on 23rd April 2016 at 06:39

Yes, Mick and it`s been sold.

Comment by: John Morris on 23rd April 2016 at 09:19

A good interesting shot Ernest, that will also be of great interest for many years to come.

Comment by: Johnny on 23rd April 2016 at 09:57

Good shot Ernest and the weather was more pleasant!
I much preferred the old building; more character.

Comment by: Garry on 23rd April 2016 at 10:06

Where is this lol.

Comment by: britboy on 23rd April 2016 at 12:22

Now there's change in Wigan, good thing I know were the Peartree is and the bridge.
Very busy area for crossing the road for school children.

Comment by: Catherine on 23rd April 2016 at 15:23

Awful no character!!
I went to All Saints Secondary Modern on this site.
Just looks like a flat piece of metal!!

Comment by: Daisy on 23rd April 2016 at 17:58

I defiantly agree with you Catherine no character whatsoever , nothing like the All Saints I went to which was FULL of character

Comment by: Ernest Pyke on 23rd April 2016 at 19:09

Wonder where Rev.David Long has got to. Are you on a Round the World Tour, Rev.David?

Comment by: Maureen. on 24th April 2016 at 11:33

Drove passed it this A.M...sorry but it looks like an open prison.

Comment by: Vb on 24th April 2016 at 12:33

Why was the old school demolished? Not lived in Wigan for many years -I seem to remember the building being full of character.

Comment by: Jed on 26th April 2016 at 13:53

I love it. Its good to see that Wigan iskeeping up with the times. The classrooms will be ultra-modern, with all the latest technology. For our children; and the town, it can only be a good thing. No use wallowing in the past.

Comment by: Robin Leigh on 27th April 2016 at 02:01

Don't confuse old brick, dysfunctional plumbing and inadequate heating with 'character'. Our kids deserve decent schools with up-to-date facilities and equipment. Anything less is neglect.

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