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  • Posted 3 months ago.
    Does anyone remember an old club / nightclub called the Keg o' keys being in Atherton in the area of the Punch Bowl ??? It would be just over 60 years ago.
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  • Posted over 1 year ago.
    Call your local roofer for a free quote, all roofing repairs carried out full re-roofs, flat roofs, chimney repairs, lead work, pointing and emergency call out available. Call Gareth on: 07341667363 ...
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  • Posted almost 2 years ago.
    Are there any Prestwich family still in Atherton? My grandfather moved from Atherton to Broken Hill N.S.W Australia. [email protected]
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  • Posted almost 2 years ago.
    Hi. Looking for any groups, associations, fund raising teams, ladies, care homes, etc to host a body shop party. Great fund raising idea and free gifts for anyone interested. Please contact me for more info. Phone 079...
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  • Posted over 2 years ago.
    Does anyone who attended Hesketh Fletcher remember a factory chimney being demolished in the 1960's and pupils and staff from the school stood at the front of the school to watch it? I think the factory was on Mea...
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  • Posted almost 3 years ago.
    THANK YOU to everyone who has supported NGT'S 20 YEAR Production this week we hope you all enjoyed and hope you will keeping supporting us at PANTO TIME ...WATCH THIS SPACE
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  • Posted about 3 years ago.
    Boarders must be willing to have the trainee guide dog in their home, and follow guidelines from the dog’s trainer. Boarders also need to be willing to drop the dog off at the training school in the morning and coll...
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  • Posted about 3 years ago.
    We are looking for new members who want to try a new hobby or pick up from where they have left off. Art can be surprisingly inexpensive. We are a very friendly group and look forward to meeting you soon. For more de...
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  • Posted about 3 years ago.
    Plank Lane Bridge & Brittania Hotel 2009, acrylic by B. Gill one of our club members. www.lcag.blogspot.co.uk Would you like to learn to paint beautiful pictures in a friendly social atmosphere? If you do fancy ...
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  • Posted over 3 years ago.
    Pennington Football Club were hit by thieves in the early hours of Saturday morning. Two lawn mowers, two strimmers and one IGO line marker were stolen. The club are offering a reward for any information that lead...
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  • Posted over 3 years ago.
    As if you needed any more of a reason than to be a part of your local community... If you sign up, you'll be able to post your own cards on the site and you'll never see the above again. It takes literally 3...
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  • Posted over 3 years ago.
    All Crafts accept Witch Craft can still book at table for any of our Christmas Craft Fares In Standish and Atherton :] :] Cut off point for Atherton Bookings 20th November Last bookings for Standish 14th Nov
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  • Posted over 3 years ago.
    We've relaunched our menu with some exciting new dishes, including our new Home Comforts menu, featuring old favourites like Cottage Pie, chicken in white wine etc, all 2 for £10! Check out our specials menu too....
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  • Posted over 3 years ago.
    Mark Grogan, headteacher at St. George's Central writes: Four pupils from St. George's Central School in Tyldesley will make their TV debut on Saturday 10th August as they star in the new CBeebies pirate them...
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  • Posted almost 4 years ago.
    Those two dreaded words that strike fear into the heart of every parent are now here... "Summer Holidays". Argh!! How to entertain the kids for 6 whole weeks? As a mum of 3 I feel your pain, so I thought...
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  • Posted almost 4 years ago.
    I'm pretty sure you'll have heard in the media today that the MOD has officially declassified their UFO sighting documents, and also shut down their UFO Hotline. Being an avid Sci-fi nut, and having a long t...
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  • Posted almost 4 years ago.
    New and Events FREE Business Support Available We’ve recently made contact with a national charity called the Cranfield Trust who provide FREE support for management issues and activities thanks to a network of vol...
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    Keep trying to add my comments to this site on ipad and browser by signing in with disqus but it's just giving hassle by keep asking for the sign-in or showing the grinding gears thing on the ipad.I dont want to u...
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    Just stumbled upon this page on the Wigan MBC website, which contains some interesting statistics (oxymoron?) about Atherton. WISDOM (Wigan's Information System of Dynamic Online Maps) is a Local Information Sy...
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    I slightly changed the look of the mobile site and was wondering if anyone had, or could point me in the right direction of, good photos of Atherton. Old, new, be it landscapes, events... anything really. My plan is ...
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    Anyone know where a small group of people can meet on Tuesday lunchtime in a room where they can make a drink or drinks are available. Location and cost please. Atherton area.
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    It's handy to have the ability to attach a file to your card (for example, could be a petition written in Microsoft word format), and now you can upload multiple files. I've uploaded some files and attached...
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    All you have to do to comment on a card is connect your facebook / twitter account or sign up for a disqus account. You only ever have to do this once. It takes less than 5 seconds When you click in the comment box ...
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    I've just been trying to update who Atherton Online follows on twitter, and would like to get together a list of all the local twitter accounts we can follow. An obvious one @GMPatherton which is excellent. I...
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    I've moved the old site over to old.athertononline so if you ever want to dig through the archives that's where to go. All the comments are currently missing but I'll work on getting those back up sometim...
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    When viewing the site on a non-mobile device, for quick cards, the compose box on the front page is fine, but sometimes you want to post something that's a bit more detailed. For this there's Focus Mode. Wh...
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    The new Atherton Online works, and looks good on any device, so no more squinting at the screen or zooming in on different sections!
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    Because we added the published option on the focus mode cards, the existing cards are all out of order! Sorry about that, but all cards will be in the right order from this point on, as and when they get posted.
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    So, our plan is, at the minute... to make the message board the main Atherton Online site and move the current Atherton Online to a different web address. Something like old.athertononline.co.uk. I think this makes mo...
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    Wigan Council: Our gritters are ready and will be out treating the roads within the next 30 minutes.
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    Good Morning I am trying to contact any surviving relatives of Sgt. H. J. Toze of Atherton, who was killed in action on the 26th June 1943 while serving with 101 Squadron RAF Bomber Command. My late uncle, Sgt. Ronni...
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  • Posted about 4 years ago.
    Thanks to a comment on this card, this seems to be a site listing all the things for kids to do in the local area since the demise of Cheeky Chimps.
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