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St George's C. E. Junior School, Wigan

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late sixties
late sixties
Photo: jeff taylor
Views: 4,264
Item #: 10540
hope someone enjoys been meaning to put them on here for a while

Comment by: Tony on 20th April 2009 at 17:46

Well, I can still remember Colette in that dress. Did you walk in it for the walking day? Very pretty. I feel this may be 1967; the last year of the infants.

Good to see you putting pictures on here, Jeff! All the best to you both!!!

Comment by: Lesley Tarbuck on 12th October 2012 at 16:40

Just looked on here by chance to see if anyone from St Georges had put any photos on,so glad i did.I remember everyone like it was yesterday.Would love to get in touch with anyone who is on the pic xx

Comment by: Tracey Farrimond on 29th September 2019 at 15:06

My sister Glenda Moreman front row left.

Comment by: David ince on 1st January 2020 at 16:17

I’m not entirely sure but far left in the middle looks like it could be me. I remember mr spencer the head, Mrs halliwell who I thought was quite strict and the gentle mr selery who once took me to Wigan infirmary after dads Vauxhall victor chewed a hole in my leg from a rusty sill. Mr selery had us working on abstract art projects from cardboard tubes and bits of polystyrene - entitled ‘Saturday night by the gas works’ elsewhere on the site I see a comment from Ian leatherbarrow who I remember well.

Comment by: Shirley Myers on 7th April 2022 at 01:35

Hello all, I remember Mr Selery very well... used to throw the blackboard duster at the lads if they stepped out of line ???????? always ate Edam cheese and would occasionally give you a taste ???? good choir master tho ????

Comment by: Ian on 7th April 2022 at 10:54

Only just come across this photograph. Jeff, you haven't said whether you are on the photograph or not, and if you are, which one is you.
At a guess, I would say that you are in the row of boys immediately behind the seated girls and you are the fourth boy from the left.
As you will fully understand, if this photograph was in colour, I would find it much easier to recognise you. :-)
By the way, I hope you are very well and 'Life is Good!'.

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