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Single Review: Let Me In - Stillia

Let Me In, the debut single from all-new St Helen’s indie band Stillia, starts off with heavy studio guitar riffs and a strong instrumental turn into indie soft rock vocals; think of Catfish and the Bottlemen thrown in with a bit of Blossoms? 92 more words


Super League Team of the Week: Matchday 5

Another enthralling weekend of Super League action saw Castleford and Wigan fail to win for the first times this season. However, Wigan’s draw keeps them top of the Super League table. 1,164 more words

Rugby League

Earlestown - now Newton-le-Willows library

Brief description

Designed by J Myrtle Smith in a baroque style to harmonise with the former technical school which it sits next to. It is now known as Newton-le-Willows community library. 85 more words


A trip to Paris in the 1950s

In the George Street Photography Collection, around 800 images are passport pictures or studio portraits.  It has been intriguing to imagine why the passport photographs were taken and where the subject might be going. 211 more words


The stuff we do

Sometimes, and I hate when it happens, I remember that I am 52 years old. Quite often it happens when I look in the mirror and I am surprised at the old fart looking back at me. 990 more words


St Helens 10k

The St Helens 10k is in its 7th year, but it is only the second time for myself. The day was to be started early getting Doug walked and then it was waiting for my pick up from… 324 more words


The man behind the lens - Geoff Williams

When this collection of glass plate negatives were initially discovered in a boarded up room of a pet shop, there was no information about who took the photographs or when they were taken.  335 more words