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  Posted by Gail and Colin Blakeley on 19th May 2002  blakecj@aol.com 
  Where are you? Near Toronto, Canada
  How did you find wiganworld?    search
  Comments We've been here since 1974 but have lots of relatives in Wigan and always happy to hear from anyone there.

Love your site and thanks for all the work you put into it.

  Posted by EUAN BROOWITT on 18th May 2002  EBROWITT@aol.com 
  Where are you? Melbourne Australia
  How did you find wiganworld?    Browsing
  Comments Posted a notice before.Enjoy looking at your site as my family came from Wigan and I would like to hear from any Browitts still living in the area.

  Posted by Steve Bradburn on 15th May 2002  steve@standish.org.uk 
  Where are you? Standish
  How did you find wiganworld?    by email
  Comments Hi Brian, the sites looking great. I'll add it to The Standish Homepage (www.standish.org.uk) links page. Meanwhile, we have also launched a new site, www.standish-history.org.uk, and if you could mention that site too in your links, that would be great. Steve

  Posted by Eddie Phillips on 11th May 2002  sgtrock@bigpond.com.au 
  Where are you? Perth, Western Australia
  How did you find wiganworld?    Yahoo
  Comments Loved the site, I'm from Burscough but the wife is from Wigan, came out here 4 years ago.

Great (and sometimes sad) to see the changes, always keep up with the Warriors, grand watching them duff Saints.

Excellent site, will be passing it on to family and friends.

Keep up the good work

  Posted by Eddie on 11th May 2002  
  Where are you? Hindley Green
  How did you find wiganworld?    Always had your site in my favourites.
  Comments Brian. Your site just gets better and better. Keep up the good work.

  Posted by Jeff Unsworth on 10th May 2002  
  Where are you? Hindley Green
  How did you find wiganworld?    Looking for things pertaining to Wigan on Yahoo
  Comments Good site, Lots of interest.Will add a link.

  Posted by Carl Foster on 8th May 2002  
  Where are you? York, UK.
  How did you find wiganworld?    Google
  Comments Nice Site, well laid out and easy to find way around.

I lived in Wigan for my first 23 years. I then lived around the Lancaster and Morecambe area. The past 13 years I've lived in York.

I go "home" often to see my family. I especially enjoy a pint in the 'Bowling Green'pub on Wigan Lane.

Cheers Everyone !

  Posted by ANNE on 7th May 2002  annegood@appleonline.net 
  Where are you? Portsmouth
  How did you find wiganworld?    Past Forward
  Comments A great site. I used to live in Upholland. I am researching my Ollerton family tree.
Is anyone else researching this name?

  Posted by Gill Thompson on 6th May 2002  g.thompson37@ntlworld.com 
  Where are you? Worthing, Sussex
  How did you find wiganworld?    Link from Ashton in M church site
  Comments Lovely site--I'm researching my Wigan ancestors--Joseph Cunliffe + Alice Yates, Thomas Farrimond + Margaret Horan, John Farrimond + Elizabeth Booth. I've not managed to visit Wigan yet, but it's good to get a flavour from your site. I'd like to try those mints, too!

  Posted by TREVOR G DALE on 6th May 2002  tgdale@hotmail.com 
  Where are you? Hindley,Wigan, Lancashire.
  How did you find wiganworld?    through Ask Jeeves
  Comments I Think this site is educational and informative as well as interesting.
Please keep up the good work.
Trevor G Dale.

  Posted by TERRY BURNS on 5th May 2002  BURNS2454@SHAW.CA 
  Where are you? CANADA
  How did you find wiganworld?    BROWSING AROUND WIGAN SITES

  Posted by MO on 3rd May 2002  
  Where are you? Westhoughton
  How did you find wiganworld?    Browsing
  Comments Brilliant site. Lots of nostalgic memories of my home town. Keep up the good work.

  Posted by Stuart on 3rd May 2002  
  Where are you? Nottingham
  How did you find wiganworld?    search engine
  Comments Good to see some pics of back home.
The usability of this site is excellent :)

  Posted by Graham Coyle on 3rd May 2002  grahamcoyle@lfcmail.co.uk 
  Where are you? Winstanley
  How did you find wiganworld?    From my sister Jeanette Potter
  Comments I was looking for pics of Poolstock and was also keen to get some info on Winstanley Hall, which Brian kindly e-mailed me.
Would love to see some overhead pics of the saddle junction over the years, there have been some changes there!

  Posted by Keith Roberts on 3rd May 2002  keithrobs@ btopenworld.com 
  Where are you? Norfolk (England)
  How did you find wiganworld?    While viiting friends in USA
  Comments Great site. I would love to hear from anyone who has memories of the original Wigan Folk Club at the Park Hotel.

  Posted by Michelle Liptrot on 2nd May 2002  moorside@dliptrot.fsnet.co.uk 
  Where are you? orrell, wigan
  How did you find wiganworld?    by accident.
  Comments A great website. Would like more information and pictures about Orrell. Can anyone tell me whereabouts Winstanley Hall is? Keep up the good work.

  Posted by sheila lincoln on 29th April 2002  sheila.lincoln@ntlworld.com 
  Where are you? mansfield
  How did you find wiganworld?    Google search engine
  Comments I was very pleased to be able to 'view' Wigan and found it very interesting, as I have never visited. My gt. grandfather worked at Pepper Mill Foundry..supposed to have cast the tenor bell for Rheims Cathedral.
WELL DONE WIGAN at Murrayfield on Saturday, my son and daughter went and supported the team.

  Posted by Phil Orrell on 28th April 2002  
  Where are you? Preston, Lancs
  How did you find wiganworld?    Browsing
  Comments Great site, I spent a happy hour back in my home town of Wigan. Didn't know how much I missed the place!

  Posted by CHRISTINE & DAWN on 28th April 2002  
  Where are you? WIGAN
  How did you find wiganworld?    FROM JEAN
  Comments Brilliant site full of interesting information including family pics. Nice to see how they're going to spoil the next bit of our heritage with the Grand Arcade!
Both born and bred in Wigan and missing it already, brings back warm memories.

  Posted by Gwen Kruger on 28th April 2002  GwenKrug@cs.com 
  Where are you? Federal Way Wa USA
  How did you find wiganworld?    search engine
  Comments My grandparents came from Wigan and Standish..was interested in finding info on the area...my grandfather was Richard Gaskell and my grandmother Mary Lowe..they sailed to the US in 1905 and settled in
Wyoming..would love to hear from any family

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