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Britannia Bridge, Ince


Afternoon tea with the girls
Afternoon tea with the girls
Photo: david whittle
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Item #: 12219
Britannia Bridge Infants 1953ish me and dont remem anybody else, no i didnt end up gay

Comment by: irene roberts nee griffiths on 16th October 2009 at 09:53

what a lovely, innocent picture, when children looked like children and acted like children.....a joy to see!

Comment by: Susan Foster on 16th October 2009 at 19:12

what a nice surprise the one pouring the tea is me,i remember David.

Comment by: david whittle on 16th October 2009 at 20:37

Hi Susan, was foster your maiden name? where did you live? only found this after mum died,will try and dig out some others

Comment by: Martin Pearce on 16th October 2009 at 22:39

Like the photo and it reminds me of my infant School in Upholland .Wish I could go back and capture some of those moments. Nice one David and I didn't turn out gay either though have never stopped making the tea........lol

Comment by: SUSAN on 18th October 2009 at 18:02

Yes i lived in James ST. if i remember correctly your Mum used to have a shop. I think you where a very good friend of Andrew Sutton. I now live in Barcelona.

Comment by: david whittle on 21st October 2009 at 14:53

Susan, yes mum did have a flower and fruit shop on Warrington rd opposite little rock ferry,my cousin Carol had the hairdressers next door and her mum had the wet fish shop.for some reason i cant remem any of the girls but remem most of the boys,must have been my macho lower ince childhood, thanks for reply hope you are happy and healthy

Comment by: Susan on 30th October 2009 at 19:15

Hi David, After all these years i never knew Carol was your cousin, my mum used to go every Friday to have her hair done. How is Carol does she still live in Ince? Do you ever keep in touch with anyone from B&B,Spring View or St.Marys?
Take care

Comment by: david whittle on 8th November 2009 at 20:16

Susan, Carol is retired now and lives in Windermere,where she had a hotel for many years.I left Wigan in my early 20s and sadly lost touch have actually got back in touch with some via this site

Comment by: carolyn field on 14th February 2010 at 17:27


Comment by: Sandra Taylor on 30th November 2010 at 15:38

The girl bottom left with the doll is my sister Susan Taylor! Still hasn't changes much

Comment by: Sandra Taylor on 30th November 2010 at 15:51

Sorry!! Not the girl in the bottom left, but the girl in the bottom right-hand corner is my sister Susan Taylor.

Comment by: roy cunningham on 29th December 2010 at 10:30

hi sandra.you used to live opposite us in james st. i would say number 6? have you any school fotos of us? and i remember susan

Comment by: Tony Bates on 15th March 2013 at 17:29

Just to let the lady named Carole know it is Anne Lawrence I knew all of the Lawrences when I was a young boy growing up in Lower Ince.It is the first time on this site for me ,faces look familiar but names have been forgotten.

Comment by: Tony Bates on 15th March 2013 at 17:32

Sorry the last comment was for Carolyn Field but not only

Comment by: sandra taylor on 23rd August 2013 at 20:59

Hi Roy, better late than never haha! Yes welived at number 6 and I do remember you and your family. You're mum was lovely. Lived in The Netherlands for the last 42 years - sandra

Comment by: Michael Lawrence on 20th February 2014 at 21:14

Hello tony it's mike Lawrence's son hope u are well great picture of my aunty Ann.

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