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Bell vue
Started by: bambam (1808)  Report abuse
Bell vue pub on woodhouse lane re-opens on sat 16th after being closed for approx 8 months.

Posted by: broady (14514)   Report abuse
Is that the one at the top of Douglas Bank Drive?

Posted by: bambam (1808)  Report abuse
Yes it is broady.

Posted by: broady (14514)   Report abuse
Thanks. Used to frequent it a long time ago. ( almost 50 years)

Posted by: bambam (1808)  Report abuse
Yes it was a good pub in the day, they held superleague matches there dart boards everywhere broady, good old days them seen some good players there.

Posted by: whups (3482)   Report abuse
anybody of note played there dav ? .

Posted by: bambam (1808)  Report abuse
Hi Bri, I only remember a few names, Wigan lads Blundell twins, Dave Bennett, pey fishwick, I always watched super league Sundays in there.

Posted by: whups (3482)   Report abuse
i know em all dav . but what happened to pey fishwick ? .

Posted by: bambam (1808)  Report abuse
Hi Bri, I see pey shopping in Wigan quite regular, but he ain't on dart scene since having a stroke, top fella to.

Posted by: bambam (1808)  Report abuse
Hi Bri, prince of wales pub on woodhouse lane is closing next month.

Posted by: ann-spam (3401)  Report abuse
No money in pubs any more .

Posted by: bambam (1808)  Report abuse
Talk is this Building may be turned into flats but I'm not convinced no planning has been applicated up to now.

Posted by: whups (3482)   Report abuse
next time you see him dav give him my best regards.

Posted by: bambam (1808)  Report abuse
Will do Bri.

Posted by: Benidormdave (1) Report abuse
Hi Bambam. We heard yesterday that someone will be following our present landlady in taking over the reins of the Prince. Good news for the regulars. No names as yet but plenty of speculation

Posted by: bambam (1808)  Report abuse
Hi Benidormdave, that's good news thanks for info I would hate to see pub close.

Posted by: peter g (2251)  Report abuse
Belle Vue's been open since February Denise has it who used to have the Eckersley, the Crown the Whitesmiths and the Pagefield she is a very nice woman i used to DJ for her and i used to work in the Belle Vue too good pub.

 
 
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