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Another View of Wigan to Compare With Orwell’s


Heard of ‘The Road TO Wigan Pier’ by George Orwell, a social study of the north west town of Wigan? Now you can read ‘The Road FROM Wigan Pier’; a true story of one woman’s life in that same town. … Continue reading

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Long Forgotten Songs and VE Celebrations


VE Day Celebrations¬† With today’s problems, people are celebrating in a quiet way.¬† How about playing some wartime songs to get you in the mood for celebrating this momentous event. Do you know what your parents’ favourite wartime song was? … Continue reading

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