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  Posted by laura on 25th August 2003  
 
  Where are you? wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    at school
 
  Comments thanks LQQK u hav helped me a lot,i hav a friend in malta and i saved the pics so that i could show her were i lived thanks!

  Posted by Elaine on 21st August 2003  elaine.galdes@gov.mt 
 
  Where are you? Malta
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Surfing
 
  Comments Hi, I'm maltese but my husband, Michael McNamara, is a Wiganer and living in Malta for the last 15 years. It was lovely to see from where my husband is from. I heard a lot about Wigan but never visited. I hope I will soon. Lovely site keep it up.

  Posted by Mike Thomas on 20th August 2003  bigdonmike@earthlink.net 
 
  Where are you? Aiken,South Carolina,USA
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Another Wiganer in the USA
 
  Comments Been working in the USA since 1999. Been craving for a chip butty ever since.
Enjoyed the website. Would appreciate a photograph of the inside of a chippy or a Pie shop for my American friends.

  Posted by Graham Hough on 13th August 2003  robbo32us@yahoo.com 
 
  Where are you? Daisy Hill (Westhoughton)
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Yahoo
 
  Comments Lived Norley Hall from 1950-1967,moved to Tunstall lane, Pemberton. Married in 1978. Went to pemberton sec modern, Worked Leyland Motors 7yrs. been a truck ever since.
Anybody who remembers me and would like to get in touch,that would be fine.....

  Posted by Elvis on 10th August 2003  
 
  Where are you? On The Moon
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    secret service
 
  Comments Good site, Found your New forum part of the site, VERY FUNNY, It gave me an image of you all turning up at your members meeting wereing white macs & dark glass

  Posted by Mark Unsworth on 8th September 2003  bearfaced@supanet.com 
 
  Where are you? Telford, Shropshire
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Search Engine
 
  Comments What a great site, love the pictures of the town. I left Wigan as a 11 year old when me Mam uprooted us to the Midlands. I still have Family in Wigan and its always great to come home and visit. I miss the Pies, decent chippies and the friendly people that make Wigan a unique town. Well done to both the Latics and Wigan Rugby (I'll never associate the name Warriors as this amounts to the b*****disation of a British sport by Americanising it) Those two teams make me proud. Any lads from the Springfield Area who went to Sacred Heart school between 1971 and 1976 please e-mail if you remember me.

  Posted by Stephen Lowe on 8th July 2003  stevelowe@smartchat.net..au 
 
  Where are you? Perth Australia
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Google search - Wigan
 
  Comments I left Wigan in 1980 and emigrated to Sydney. I have many fond memories of Wigan. I served my appenticeship at Gullick dobson in Ince and Bulldog tools, Ince was involved in the dismanting of the Parks Forge when it closed, I remember the 200 ton press shown in the industry pictures section. I was a regularly at the Wigan Casino in the early to mid 70,s would love to see a section on the Casino,empress Ballroom. A history of that Old building would be a real memory jerker to many generations of Wiganers.
To put it a nutshell I love your site, Keep up the good work.
Cheers Steve Lowe

  Posted by sniltub on 8th January 2003  
 
  Where are you? Wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Regular Visitor
 
  Comments To Jim from Scotland
May I suggest you click on the Wigan Directory Link (just one of the sections that wasn't here 12 months ago) and then go to Health and Beauty Click on OPTICIANS and there you will find information which may help you to view ALL the other changes to this site over the last 12 months, also I suggest you click on the link to Forum, which was only started in March this year and has at present 127 members. I hope you find this advice useful.

  Posted by Wigan wench. on 8th January 2003  
 
  Where are you? wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    by chance
 
  Comments Jim from Scotland....How does it go?.."If you cant think of "OWT" useful to say ... Then..Log off.Do us all a favour...I think this site is excellent..It may be old stuff to you,but that would depend on "how old you are/feel" I'm only 32 and have already gained a vast knowledge/understanding, about..Wigan/Mining/Heritage....Something I have surprised myself at being interested in...If you're bothered enough to make a negative comment,why not use this energy to submit something topical yourself..Ugggh!

  Posted by Jim on 31st July 2003  
 
  Where are you? Scotland
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Bad Luck
 
  Comments Nothing has changed on this site in the last 12months


Response: lol.

  Posted by Lillian on 28th July 2003  lillir@sprint.ca 
 
  Where are you? Niagara Falls Canada
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    surfin'
 
  Comments I was born in Southport and raised in Wigan. It was great to see the old street again after nearly 50 years (found it on Wigan Streets) Must say I'm very disappointed about the local news being lifted from your site spoil sports !! Thanks just the same for the links, shame it had to be this way.
I love this site ...... hope you keep up the
wonderful work.

  Posted by garry wadsworth on 27th July 2003  garrywadsworth@hotmail.com 
 
  Where are you? leeds uk
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    luck
 
  Comments im from a place called worthington standish i was born there and raised on a farm called amos field farm..god them were the days intrested in anyone who knows of me..

  Posted by JOANNE WRAY ( aaron) on 25th July 2003  
 
  Where are you? peel green
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    found it
 
  Comments i used to live in wigan a place called spring veiw i live there for 18 year my bro still live there he is called paul aaron some one must know us

  Posted by Chris on 25th July 2003  honeydew101@hotmail.com 
 
  Where are you? Canada
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    kid sent it to me
 
  Comments What no more news!!!!!!!! That suxs big time. I love reading the news I always check first for news I know more about my town from your site WHAT A BUNCH OF CRYBABYS !!!
Oh well i guess i will have to visit the links thanks for putting them here and thanks for trying to keep us updated :^)

  Posted by andy on 21st July 2003  andy.sdb@virgin.net 
 
  Where are you? Standish
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Google
 
  Comments Great site, loads to look at, really interesting.

  Posted by Frederic on 20th July 2003  dreftines@hotmail.com 
 
  Where are you? Mondorff, France
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Yahoo : Wigan girl back home
 
  Comments I worked at Standish High School and Rose Bridge high school in 1994-95 as French assistant. This school year remains the best year of my lifetime. I went back to Wigan in 2000 and plan to go back there regurlary, as pilgrimage every 5 years at least.
Next time, I will try to reach former contacts, through your website I just discovered, to avoid feeling like a stranger in that town, so dear to me now. I lived on Parson's Walk, opposite the park. I miss so many things : Standish fish and chips, Morrisson's muffins, Wigan pubs, some people I met there and Cantona's cover pages.

  Posted by Anne on 20th July 2003  
 
  Where are you? Australia
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    via a genealogy site
 
  Comments Thanks for a wonderful browse down memory lane. I have never lived in Wigan but Mum did & I have paid several visits. It is a joy to see.

  Posted by Alwyn sutton on 15th July 2003  
 
  Where are you? Canada
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    surfin
 
  Comments Brian fantastic site hope you keep it going. Lots of good memories,sorry i had to leave them behind. I left lots of good friends lost touch over the years about 30 yrs ago i worked at Wigan Infimary,new a very nice girl,her name is or was Sheila Thurston is this your sister if so please let me know how she is i miss her,she is a good person. will leave email next time if you or sheila want to get in touch hope all is well cell number 613 847 1562
GOD BLESS ALWYN

  Posted by High Skewl Kid on 14th July 2003  
 
  Where are you? Da 1 'n' only WIGAN!
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    huh? ow did i find wot ..........>.<
 
  Comments (>'')>Hey!!!
I wuz doin ma history ov wigan project 4 skewl 'n' this site elped loads!^_^! So big up 2 da wigan crew and da ppl who av made this site it is well bangin!^_^!
L8azzzz<(''<)

  Posted by Carole Ross (nee Winstanley) on 7th November 2003  rosscosales@ozemail.com.au 
 
  Where are you? Melbourne, Australia
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Surfing the Net
 
  Comments I just wanted to say a big thank you for the very existence of your wonderful site. Recently 2 people who were neighbours of mine got in touch with me via the site, and it's been wonderful taking a trip down memory lane. Thank you for keeping this up, and for the tremendous effort you and your supporters put into this site - it is marvellous and so interesting.

 
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