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gilly last won the day on December 19 2011

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  1. gilly

    The New WHERE'S THIS then? Thread!

    When I lived in Fingerpost ,I used buy all my pickles and pop direct from there.Can you still do that Robb?
  2. gilly

    Fleet lane chippy

    Ty any pics anywhere,do you know?
  3. gilly

    The New WHERE'S THIS then? Thread!

    Barton’s pickles Lascelles st?
  4. Hi all not been on for a while for various reasons.Just been asked by a friend if anyone had any pics or info on a chippy in Fleet Lane that was next to the railway crossing ,early 50’s.Thanks in advance
  5. gilly

    just the job closed.

    It's re-opened
  6. gilly

    help with smith family tree

    You'll have be a bit more specific ?quite a few on here will help you but a name like bill smith is always gonna be hard!. Give us more info ..any uncles,aunts etc
  7. gilly

    Building across from Boots

    It was the congregational church and cemetery some of the graves were moved upto where the united reform church is now near the landings roundabout
  8. gilly

    prince of wales pub

    I used to have many a drink with billy dance in the the bowling green .I became a close friend of his ,and enjoyed his company but it took time he was an awkward bugger
  9. gilly

    Local butchers

    Graham Ault still runs the charcoal,his dad was the butcher
  10. gilly

    Pilkington ceramics

    I worked there for a spell in the 90's it was down the lancs near tyldsley if I recall.I always thought that they were connected but a few generatios adrift so to speak
  11. gilly

    Pub closures

    Bridge at burtonwood was demolished and elm tree being demolished as I type
  12. gilly

    Visiting in October

    not many b+b's round here but if you book well in advance,you'll get a good deal at a travelodge or premier inn.They aren't that bad and quite a few.
  13. gilly

    Cafe on Park Rd

    I see the young lad is on his phone..now there's a surprise !!
  14. gilly

    Old St Helens sayings

    was you made at pilks? when you syood in front of tele
  15. gilly

    Cafe on Park Rd

    His daughter is going to run it

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