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About Saronie

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  • Birthday 03/24/1945

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    Wigan/Warrington Border
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    Amateur Radio,Photography, Male Voice Choirs
  1. and Kent Street Mission on Sunday!!
  2. I am looking for photographs of buses owned by local morris dancing troupes. Especially those used by Mrs Percival and the RONETTES of Warrington. saronie@live.co.uk
  3. The salford end has airators , as the locks are used for many sporting events the mersey ferry tour of the canal is good especially for lovers of wild life
  4. Thanks for the welcome, I have been around since 2004 but only became active on the internet when I became "semi" retired recently.
  5. Would you swim in Pennington Flash ? but they held the iron man swimming section in it.
  6. does anyone know why there are about 20 fire appliances parked up in the northbound works unit on the M6 at Newton-le-Willows
  7. on the "ice cold in alex" picture there is an Austin Metropolitan - I wonder if it was the one owned by Mr Bridge who owned a DIY shop on padgate lane?
  8. here is the wikipedia link about Gartons http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gartons_Agricultural_Plant_Breeders I found it very interesting
  9. I see on Winwick Lane (M6 J23 to Lowton Lane Head)there is a large wind sock in one of the farmers fields, wonder if this for landing or as a guide for crop spraying?
  10. Oh memories of the bone works at woolston
  11. I has been reported that the threepenny bit church at Lowton has been closed down this week by H&S
  12. Everyone in the country could spell K E Y N S H A M but could they spell Bristol?
  13. did anyone go to the Ritz to watch Peter Brough and Archie Andrews? did you get a mini mouth organ off Larry Addler? do you remember the late night pop concerts at the Odeon, I think Dave Warwick ran them
  14. /no mrntion of the Cameo. I seem to remember the rendezvous cinema / coffee bar / dance hall where Hilden House is now they opened the foyer as a cafe during the day
  15. I worked on the corner of forrest street for many years and i remember that wheh they opened knutsford road bridge on a sunny day, it expanded and they could not close it. the fire brigade would punp water on it to cool it down.
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