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Ashton-in-Makerfield Secondary School

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ashton in makerfield secondary school in the 60s
ashton in makerfield secondary school in the 60s
Photo: catherine
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football team 1960 any names??

Comment by: F Walford on 28th February 2011 at 12:33

That looks like John Evans back row 3rd from right

Comment by: cath on 28th February 2011 at 13:01

billy farrimond is holding the ball

Comment by: Carl Fairclough on 28th February 2011 at 13:26

Bill Cockram is the teacher in the track suit. I know him from my days at Wigan Harriers.

Comment by: JONDAV on 28th February 2011 at 17:26

Mr. Winnard at the back. Seated on chair far left Keith Fairhurst. Seated on chair 2nd right Ronnie Lawton. Seated on floor on right Kevin Atherton.

Comment by: keith fairhurst on 4th March 2011 at 17:42

back row l to r a chambers j picton b roscoe j knowles j marsh g ainsworth j evans j pilling j rimmer middle row l to r me t lowe b farrimond r lawton p davies sitting l g frodsham k atherton

Comment by: keith fairhurst on 4th March 2011 at 17:46

teachers nigel winnard and bill cockram

Comment by: dh on 11th March 2011 at 21:00

Cockram was still a PE teacher when I was at Cansfield in the early 1980's - there were rumours that he had once killed a lad by making him run around the track until he had a heart attack.

Comment by: John Smith on 29th June 2011 at 07:12

With what you said about Bill making someone run round the field until they had a heart attack made me think of the time he scared a boy so much he wet himself, I won't name him so as not to embarrass him, but it's true.

Comment by: David Teasdale on 21st July 2011 at 10:53

I was at the school until I left in 1967 and I rember Cockeram Got the cain from once.
I now live Melbourne Austraila Since 1974

Comment by: linda walsh on 17th April 2012 at 07:48

Hi David.I too now live in Australia on the Gold coast.I used to live next door to you Grandma in Toothill Street.Bryn.I too remember quite a lot of people on the pic.

Comment by: Dave stirrup on 5th September 2013 at 00:02

Hi Linda
You wouldn't happen to have any pictures of toothill street would you. I lived at no12 from 1970-78

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