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  2. Self-servative nation.

  3. All quiet on the leftist front

  4. out commie's out !

  5. We don't want no NHS.

  6. Last week
  7. I know this is not the little chef itself but its the same building as they once were side by side. Lots of pics of the Haydock little chef! I suppose it's not the caldo as it was either...
  8. Keep on rocking in the free world !

  9. The steward at our local social club is the fount of all knowledge when it comes to local scandal.
  10. The farmer/butcher is spot on here with local information/news
  11. Does anyone remember they used to get all the local"news" via the recognised local gossip.Whether the item was truth or not. With all these social sites are we all becoming "local gossips".
  12. Thanks I was baffled last night by how much I found out and I found a map from 1892 Sutton heath crazy lol juat need small holding. On sherdlley road now
  13. Scowie21, Did you check on the Sutton site? https://www.suttonbeauty.org.uk/suttonhistory/suttonhistory/
  14. Hi people want information or link to small holdings sherdley road cheers
  15. Has any one got any old news or history of Sutton heath thanks you
  16. How about these Boris? Talking of Clogs reminded me of this great song. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r-NXpPR1Rk0
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  18. Alan

    Miners' Clogs

    The 1950s clogs has rounder toe-ends, some had steel toe-caps too. They also had thicker soles than the example shown, were generally matt black in colour and had steel studs on the soles too
  19. Thanks for the info. Only Phyll addresses my question which was 'what did they look like?' The one's I knew were heftier than those in her pic. - perhaps Devon Boy feels the same thing.
  20. Dig

    Miners' Clogs

    I remember every house had a last,then Woolworths sold Stick a Sole to do repairs.
  21. Or was it "Henshalls"? “On the other corner was Roberts greengrocers, then Joe Henshall’s cloggers, which was the busiest shop in St Helens." https://www.sthelensstar.co.uk/news/8930396.belting-response-over-site-of-old-leather-shop/
  22. Alan

    Miners' Clogs

    Wasn't the clogger's business called Clare's?
  23. The Clog-maker/Repairer that I remember was in The Covered Market. His Stall backed onto Mrs Burkhill's Tea Stall - close to the 7, 8, 9, 96/97 Bus Stand. I think he also did ordinary shoe repairs. My grandad used to buy pieces of leather from him and 'heel ball' to colour the light edges of the leather after the repair had been done.
  24. Apparently it's just a re-branding and Millets are changing their name to Go Outdoors. https://www.sthelensstar.co.uk/news/18083298.millets-not-closing-changing/ Change of signage then and more money wasted. Who runs these stores at all?
  25. #LetsGetBorisGone

  26. hi.can anyone tell me where i can get a photo of the old caldo and little chef on the east lancs dr form the 1960s or early 70s
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