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Photo-a-Day  (Saturday, 3rd June, 2017)

Memorial Bench

Memorial Bench
New Memorial bench in Crooke in the memory of Nathan Christy.

Photo: Mick Byrne  (Panasonic TZ100)
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Comment by: Mick on 3rd June 2017 at 16:22

There will be a charity rugby match featuring Nathan’s former teams St Pat’s and Ince Rose Bridge held at the latter on September 11 at 3pm,

Comment by: Ellen on 3rd June 2017 at 21:18

Please forgive my ignorance, but who was Nathan Christie? I'm guessing from the colour of the bench and flowers, that he played football.(for the Wigan Athletics?)

Comment by: Helen of Troy on 4th June 2017 at 08:24

I too didnt know who this man was. I looked to see if there was any information on Google, there was. Ellen, Just put his name into Google.

Comment by: Neil Cain on 4th June 2017 at 08:56

Are you sure? 11TH September is a Monday

Comment by: Mick on 4th June 2017 at 13:00

Maybe its at night Neil.

Comment by: Neil Cain on 4th June 2017 at 18:46

It is you saying it is 3pm Mick

Comment by: Ellen on 4th June 2017 at 20:00

Thanks Helen. Will do!

Comment by: Nic on 5th June 2017 at 13:49

The match is on Saturday 19th August 2017. The picture that is up is from last year as we held a match and raised over £3000.
Nathan was a well known lad around the Wigan area and the match is to raise money for the charity CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably)

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