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Britannia Bridge Infants
Britannia Bridge Infants
Photo: Graham Hart
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Item #: 3766
In the last class before leaving to go to St Mary's in Lower Ince,in the middle is Arthur Sillcock Remember Silcocks Fair.

Comment by: Nutty Tart on 23rd July 2007 at 01:19

What a cracking photo. Thanks for sharing it, it's lovely :)

Comment by: Graham Hart on 5th August 2007 at 21:19

it was myself who put the photo on but i got it wrong,arthur silcock os on the far right of the photo and its me in the centre lookig round,i remember Gillian Critchley on the blackboard can#t remember any of the others can anybody out there help?????

Comment by: vicky smallman[nee dainty] on 25th February 2008 at 20:10

i think the girl in the girl in thr fair isle cardigan holding up the knitting is me.[wish my mam was alive to ask]

Comment by: david whittle on 16th October 2009 at 20:53

Arthur Silcock is relation of mine, the louder you scream the faster you go

Comment by: Brenda Winston (nee Frost) on 13th February 2010 at 21:58

Hello Vicky yes it is you in this photo do you remember me

Comment by: jeanmcdonagh on 21st March 2010 at 17:41

hi the bottom right little girl with the too ribbons in is me jean simmons

Comment by: Jill Curtis (was Critchley) on 13th July 2011 at 20:17

Ithink the 2 boys at the back desk are Eric & Billy? Is the girl in the light top facing them Gwen Belshaw?

Comment by: Brenda Latham on 6th July 2012 at 11:58

Hi i'm sat at the table on the left hand side

Comment by: Karen Williams on 17th January 2015 at 14:04

Hello, this picture is amazing! I am currently a teacher at Britannia Bridge and would like to teach my class about the schools history. As part of the new Curriculum we have to focus on a local study and what better than to learn about the school within which they spend there days. Would anyone be interest in coming into school to show my class around giving a description of the changes and how life used to be? e.g the way you dressed, what you ate for lunch and snack, what the classrooms where like, how you were treated etc. They would love to meet an original Britannia Bridge Pupil. Please please please can someone get in touch. My mobile number is 07714755822. My year 4 class, currently known as Dragonflies Class, would love to meet you. Kind regards, Karen Williams

Comment by: David Lawson on 9th March 2021 at 21:07

I think my mum was in this class. I can't see her on the pic. She told me about going to school with Arthur Silcock. My mum was Jean Riley.

Comment by: Audrey Rigby nee Frodsham on 7th May 2021 at 15:15

I think the boy at the back, standing at the easel, is my husband Lawrence Rigby

Comment by: Jimmy Edwards on 10th May 2021 at 18:28

Audrey, put a photo on here St Mary,s Boys Club Football team in Final @ Wigan Rovers Ground .think it was 1962 or 1963 lost 1- 0 .Lawrence is on it . You wil know some other Lads.Think it's on Sports ? Keith will know. I can't find it again not to good on these things

Comment by: Audrey on 11th May 2021 at 09:50

It was 1961/2 final still got Medals we won that season.

Comment by: Jimmy on 11th May 2021 at 15:49

Audrey,sorry put your name on comment instead of mine.hope you can find that Photo.Think it's on Sports.Not good on this thing ?

Comment by: susan conway nee Pakinson on 22nd July 2021 at 19:49

KEN PARKINSON ON THE EDGE OF PHOTO

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