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  Topic: Jeffreys Miller Malt Works & Potter's Herbal Supplies
Cyril

Replies: 2
Views: 190

PostForum: General   Posted: Tue Oct 15, 2019 1:23 pm   Subject: Jeffreys Miller Malt Works & Potter's Herbal Supplies
There's a photograph on Geograph of the steam pump that was at the malt works.

https://s0.geograph.org.uk/photos/62/00/620056_2e13e4e7.jpg

https://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/620056

Entrance to ...
  Topic: Jeffreys Miller Malt Works & Potter's Herbal Supplies
Cyril

Replies: 2
Views: 190

PostForum: General   Posted: Mon Oct 14, 2019 3:59 pm   Subject: Jeffreys Miller Malt Works & Potter's Herbal Supplies
Mick regarding your post on your photo a day of the entrance gates to the Jeffreys Miller Malt Works and Potter's, you should have inquired at the car repairers, the mechanic there has a key for the g ...
  Topic: Brock Mill Foundry
Cyril

Replies: 0
Views: 110

PostForum: General   Posted: Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:24 pm   Subject: Brock Mill Foundry
I made some comments on PaD about Haigh foundry and Brock Mill foundry, there's no information regarding the site of Brock Mill forge, so was wondering if it was where the Wigan Evening Post was at on ...
  Topic: Tesco Extra Wigan
Cyril

Replies: 12
Views: 1496

PostForum: General   Posted: Fri Oct 11, 2019 8:36 pm   Subject: Tesco Extra Wigan
Tonker, I went to Leigh because Screwfix had a Ronseal fence sprayer on offer and I normally go to either the Saddle or Ince, but Leigh was the only one that had it in stock, and then I had to reserve ...
  Topic: Tesco Extra Wigan
Cyril

Replies: 12
Views: 1496

PostForum: General   Posted: Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:00 pm   Subject: Tesco Extra Wigan
I'd forgotten about the one in Leigh, though they're about the same distance away for us with Chorley probably being the easiest to get to with less traffic lights, jams etc, to get through.

I had ...
  Topic: Tesco Extra Wigan
Cyril

Replies: 12
Views: 1496

PostForum: General   Posted: Sun Oct 06, 2019 6:11 pm   Subject: Tesco Extra Wigan
University Campus Wigan.

Wigan and Leigh college was talking of becoming a University some twenty odd years ago, it's taken some time to carry through then.

They'll be saying Wigan City Council ...
  Topic: Twinwood Vintage Festival Mr & Miss Vintage
Cyril

Replies: 0
Views: 129

PostForum: General   Posted: Sat Oct 05, 2019 10:04 pm   Subject: Twinwood Vintage Festival Mr & Miss Vintage
I don't know if Irene has looked for Twinwood Vintage Festival as I mentioned on PaD so I've put this on for folks to peruse at fashions of the 1940s.

https://twinwoodevents.com/mr-and-miss-vintage ...
  Topic: Tesco Extra Wigan
Cyril

Replies: 12
Views: 1496

PostForum: General   Posted: Sat Oct 05, 2019 9:54 pm   Subject: Tesco Extra Wigan
I have inquired at Morrisons and they are pulling out of Wigan altogether and there are no plans to re-open their building in Wigan centre, sad for the staff and Wiganers too as they've been here sinc ...
  Topic: Tesco Extra Wigan
Cyril

Replies: 12
Views: 1496

PostForum: General   Posted: Sun Sep 29, 2019 5:37 pm   Subject: Tesco Extra Wigan
The deal with Holland & Barratt opening a shop within Tesco Wigan has fallen through because of low sales at their shop within Tesco Leigh, apparently it only generated a total of 2000 in sales o ...
  Topic: Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased)
Cyril

Replies: 3
Views: 644

PostForum: General   Posted: Tue Sep 24, 2019 3:52 pm   Subject: Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased)
There was some great TV series around then, and Randall & Hopkirk was a favourite of mine too along with The Avengers and Man in a Suitcase, The Saint was okay too, they made it worthwhile staying ...
  Topic: God forbid this isn't happening here.
Cyril

Replies: 1
Views: 635

PostForum: General   Posted: Sun Sep 22, 2019 4:40 pm   Subject: God forbid this isn't happening here.
What authorities in Will County, Illinois, America found in a recently deceased abortionists home. Beware it is horrific to read.

https://aclj.org/writers/matthew-clark
  Topic: Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased)
Cyril

Replies: 3
Views: 644

PostForum: General   Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 8:33 pm   Subject: Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased)
Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) is 50 years old today, the pilot episode was aired by ATV on 19/09/1969, it was filmed in colour, though unfortunately at the time we had to view it in monochrome. Li ...
  Topic: 123
Cyril

Replies: 11
Views: 1506

PostForum: General   Posted: Thu Sep 05, 2019 5:23 pm   Subject: 123
I don't know why they have to post unfavourable comments, it seems if your opinion is conflicting to theirs they don't like it then denigrate the poster. I'm happy to stay off the Boards as it isn't ...
  Topic: 123
Cyril

Replies: 11
Views: 1506

PostForum: General   Posted: Wed Sep 04, 2019 5:09 pm   Subject: 123
Mick, fancy the crabbed canadian over on communicate having the nerve to call you for caustic posts with all the vitriolic posts he makes to certain folk.

No one can make a decent comment on there ...
  Topic: Miller Caldwell
Cyril

Replies: 1
Views: 893

PostForum: General   Posted: Wed Sep 04, 2019 1:42 pm   Subject: Miller Caldwell
The novel by Miller Caldwell, A Reluctant Spy, is to be filmed soon as a documentary by ARTE, the European culture TV channel.

https://www.arte.tv/en/

It shall be interesting to view, I'm sure.
 
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