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bernie johno
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Sun Apr 03, 2011 6:37 pm

At some point was,nt it Renehegans, or some thing like that for a bit ?
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Sun Apr 03, 2011 6:42 pm

think it was the original name bernie, your dad will know he played bowls there for quite some time. 70s-80s before we played for st winnies. steve m.
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marymo
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Sun Apr 03, 2011 6:55 pm

yes
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yes
john j connell
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Sun Apr 03, 2011 7:30 pm

It was my regular watering hole in the late 60s and i don't remember it being spelt with a Y, it was as i remember spelt Windham. JJC.
PETER CRAIG
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Sun Apr 03, 2011 7:56 pm

It was also my local in the 60's and it was spelt with an 'I' not a 'Y'

This is from a 1938 directory.

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bernie johno
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Sun Apr 03, 2011 8:27 pm

well done you people it was spelt with an i clever people of bootle :D :D
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Maureeng
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Mon Apr 04, 2011 12:11 am

Is that the Windham Hotel in Oriel Road , if so, I'm sure my dad had shares in it, he was there every night. lol
PETER CRAIG
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Mon Apr 04, 2011 8:27 am

Hi all,
Ray Mears (Bootle Lad) has sent me this photo to post on this thread,
It was taken in the Windham Hotel, Oriel Road.
In the photo from left to right are,
Joe Cunningham, Billy Long and Ray Mears,
It was at Billy's sisters wedding and we were 16 years old at the time.
Peter.

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bernie johno
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Mon Apr 04, 2011 12:21 pm

is that billy long from tennyson st married to marie
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Mon Apr 04, 2011 11:43 pm

Yes Bernie
Marie Elliot, he met her when we were mates in the early sixties
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Tue Apr 05, 2011 12:16 am

Ray what a great photo,16 years old eh! hope thats coke your drinking,and not dirty beer. lol
bernie johno
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Tue Apr 05, 2011 1:15 pm

Bootle Lad wrote:Yes Bernie
Marie Elliot, he met her when we were mates in the early sixties
Ray
has he seen that pic ray :D
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Fri Apr 29, 2011 7:04 am

Hi Bernie
I think so, but I don't think he has a computer so I can't send it to him
Cheers
Ray
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Fri Apr 29, 2011 7:07 am

Hi Maureen
T hink it was a brown mixed, but as it was a private function, I don't think they bothered too much
Cheers Ray
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Driver2885
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Sat May 18, 2019 9:04 am

Any one remember ray brown and Alfie Flynn from the windham pub
darrenadam
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Sun May 19, 2019 8:14 am

Alfie Flynn still lives just
across the road from the windham
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