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Pretoria Pit

I grew up in Leigh, a small mining town nestled snugly within the bosom of the Red Rose County of Lancashire. Both of my granddad’s and great-granddad’s were miners; my dad probably would have been too, were it not for my granddad insisting that he didn’t want that for his son. 903 more words


Why all girls should join the Guides, by Leonie

Leonie is part of 31st Leigh Guides in Lowton. She tells us how she got involved in Guides and what she likes about it.

How did you get involved in the Guides? 486 more words


How is the new guided busway operating in its first month?

The new guided busway running from Leigh into Manchester city centre opened on the 3rd of April and is the first of its kind in the North West. 164 more words


Congrats All Around!

Congrats to Ms. Timmons!  Enjoy your next chapter!  And congrats to Leigh Hilton!  It is always exciting to see a client continue to grow. We wouldn t be here without you. 13 more words

Brisket in the Bathroom??! Confessions of a Multi-tasker :(

We all know “Multi-tasking”/”Maximizing time” is a societal norm these days. Especially for Moms stirving to “do it all”. (sigh) I feel my ability to do this is both a blessing and a curse. 798 more words


New Book Review: Six of Crows

2 of 5 Stars


What could have made this a 4 or 5-star listening experience for you?
I think having less voices would have helped a bit. 365 more words


Quest: One week without disposable plastic | Leigh St John

After watching a video by Jeff Bridges I was inspired to take the challenge of just one week of not adding any new disposable plastic items into my world.