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Photo-a-Day  (Wednesday, 21st October, 2020)

Coronavirus Queue in Shevington


Coronavirus Queue in Shevington
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Photo: Mick Byrne  (iPhone)
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Comment by: Julie on 21st October 2020 at 07:27

People need a little treat at these very challenging times, it is very uncertain at the moment.

Comment by: Helen of Troy on 21st October 2020 at 07:33

Well Mick, it seems some people are behaving themselves in the North !

Comment by: Standish Boy on 21st October 2020 at 08:23

Don't u mean fresh batch 'O' PIES QUEUE

Comment by: PeterP on 21st October 2020 at 08:50

Do they not have face masks in Shevvy?

Comment by: Irene Roberts on 21st October 2020 at 09:14

I would happily queue for the Muffin Man pies. They're gorgeous. To be honest, I'd queue for pies anywhere....I'm a true Wiganer where pies are concerned!

Comment by: Jonno on 21st October 2020 at 09:50

No Peter, they just turn away from the cameraman !!

Comment by: Veronica on 21st October 2020 at 11:01

I suppose they will don their masks before setting foot over the threshold? Either that or no admittance...

Comment by: Harry O on 21st October 2020 at 11:08

If we weren't talking about Covid, we would be talking about obesity, which costs the NHS more money than Covid ever will. Who wants another cake?

Comment by: Mick on 21st October 2020 at 11:25

PeterP up here in Shevy the residents are following the Government guides lines, which say wear the mask over the mouth and nose, which are on the front of normal folks heads.
Yes Irene the Muffin Man pies are the best in Wigan, I think they have copied the recipes of one of the Chorley Pie shops

Comment by: David on 21st October 2020 at 12:07

Handy little shop, they do key cutting. shoe repairs, watch straps and batteries , suppose you could eat your pie, while waiting for your shoes????.

Comment by: Gary on 21st October 2020 at 14:06

I think the Muffin Man pie recipe came from Thornleys in Chorley. They had good quality control. Disappeared about 30 years ago.

Comment by: Mick on 21st October 2020 at 14:40

Ive just treated myself to a McRobbs of Chorley (the new Standish butchers) steak pie, that I will be having for my tea with some chips

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