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  Posted by Tony Gallagher on 12th January 2002  
 
  Where are you? Wigan(capital of the world)
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    By accident!
 
  Comments Great site,really enjoyed it I will tell my friends about it. :-)

  Posted by Tony Prescott on 30th November 2002  
 
  Where are you? Southport
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    By accident on a search.
 
  Comments Amazingly comprehensive. I noticed Joe Pey mentioned in a report about a donation to a cancer charity. I knew a P.C. of that name back in the late 60s when I worked at Wigan Magistrates' Court. I wondered if it was the same person. I'll certainly keep in touch with your site.

  Posted by Jonathan Taylor on 26th November 2002  jonno_taylor@hotmail.com 
 
  Where are you? Shevington, Wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Internet
 
  Comments What a brilliant site, i'am interested in the history of Wigan so this was fantastic, well done to whomever did this, brilliant.

  Posted by Neil Baxter on 26th November 2002  chewbaxter@hotmail.com 
 
  Where are you? Wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Friend told me
 
  Comments At last! I have an owd photo of t' Pier on me desktop thanks to this site! I like the local news too (I am too tight to by th'Observer or t'Post - and t' Reporter ne'er comes round our road - so I'll check here and save me brass).
One of the first decent sites I've seen in ages!

  Posted by Ged on 23rd November 2002  
 
  Where are you? Bryn, Wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    friend
 
  Comments I think its a great site for the expats, i found John Sutton & i think i went to school with his brother David, Being an ex downallgreener i know Spindle Hillock very well,

  Posted by Judith Million-Conway Entwistle on 20th November 2002  jae@dfwonline.net 
 
  Where are you? Garland, TX, USA
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Was looking for family geneaolgy
 
  Comments This is great. I just found out about Wigen yesterday and now, here is the wonderful little town/village. Your verbage for things is so different that American, I hate to use the wrong word. I hope to see more of countryside via email in the future.

  Posted by Jackie Howard on 20th November 2002  jackiephoward@aol.com 
 
  Where are you? Preston
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Friends recommendation
 
  Comments Absolutely brilliant and informative site, my dad still lives in Hindley Green, where I spent my schooldays and youth, great memories.

  Posted by Fiona Bell on 18th November 2002  fiona.bell@talk21.com 
 
  Where are you? Islay
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Surfing the Net
 
  Comments Decided to look at this site as I am trying to find my old school friend Rosanna Barker and her family.

  Posted by jenny on 17th November 2002  jen_pearson@btopenworld.com 
 
  Where are you? western isles of scotland
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    by chance
 
  Comments my family came from hindley 1800's. 74 castlehill trying to trace my /G/G/Grandparents

  Posted by sheila ingham on 13th November 2002  superstar36uk@yahoo.com 
 
  Where are you? wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    internet
 
  Comments looking for anyone who went to mornington high school between 1978-`1982

  Posted by DENNIS DICKINSON on 13th November 2002  dennis.d@clear.net.nz 
 
  Where are you? New Zealand via UpHolland
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Trough the 'Ex-Lancs Discussion' page
 
  Comments LQQK is like a good wine, as it gets older, it's getting better !! Keep up the good work.

  Posted by Jim Dahlman on 13th November 2002  sjdahlman@chartertn.net 
 
  Where are you? Johnson City, Tennessee, USA
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Google
 
  Comments I'm an American, but lived in Wigan during the 1980s when I was the pastor of the Church of Christ in Platt Bridge (Victoria Road). My wife and I have many fond memories and good friends from there -- not to mention two daughters, both born there. Thanks for your very enjoyable and easy-to-navigate site.

  Posted by SYLVIA GREEN on 11th December 2002  sk90uk@yahoo.com 
 
  Where are you? leyland
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    yahoo
 
  Comments i love your site, i spent hours last night looking. in your album under anonymous, is a photo of bus drvers+clippies. the man at the rightand side is my uncle arthur lawton, he lived in pemberton

  Posted by mel on 11th December 2002  
 
  Where are you? at work.... working wiv kids..... mad!!
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    typed in wigan n found u!
 
  Comments Good site.... well done! gotta go know, kids to entertain! its friday so im off out 2nite, mad bird, hee hee

  Posted by Jan Onione on 11th October 2002  
 
  Where are you? High Wycombe Bucks
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Lancshire Genealogy
 
  Comments was born and brought up in Wigan. All my family still live there. My great grandfather was mayor of Wigan in the 20's. Great site!!!! Can see my family house on the Swinley rd photo of 1890. I will always be a "pie eater" at heart!!!

  Posted by Simon Bennett on 11th September 2002  
 
  Where are you? Oregon USA
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    google
 
  Comments Congratulations on a well designed, thorough website. I was born and raised in Wigan, and my Mum and Dad still live close by, so this site is a treasure trove of memories. Well done, great job!

  Posted by wayne marsden chimney sweep on 11th July 2002  fluesarus@aol.com 
 
  Where are you? wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    internet
 
  Comments very interesting site for a born an bred wiganer like me keep up the good work yu lot

  Posted by Neil Dobinson on 11th May 2002  
 
  Where are you? Ashton-in-Makerfield
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    Google Search
 
  Comments VG search and contact details ie telephone numbers.

  Posted by Miche Sidwell on 11th February 2002  wildfing@senet.com.au 
 
  Where are you? Adelaide South australia
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    vivisimo search engine
 
  Comments like your site and the style,I am looking for a firm of Agricultural Suppliers (stock and station agents) late 1800 early 1900 called Peake maybe William Peake of Wigan - any info will be of help!

  Posted by harold stephens on 11th January 2002  harold@stephens7501.freeserve.co.uk 
 
  Where are you? wigan
 
  How did you find wiganworld?    researching worsley old hall and came across
 
  Comments i think your site is fantastic,it helps me in othes projects i am researching,and can get in touch with like minded people. it seems to have everything a wiganer could want.
good luck and keep it going. hal

 
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