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School was definitlety fun as Jackie Ingham ( nee Eastham)  and her friedns at St Cecilia's show. Jackie is  on top of her pals
Next row from left Mary Rainford. Janet Wareing, Beverley Kelsall
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Angela Gornall,  Veronica Hunt. Susan Small, Angela Cookson.

Reunion is a chance to relive the many happy memories of school

Jackie Ingham( nee Eastham) was “lucky” to have attended two primary schools before starting at St Cecilia’s RC High School in Longridge in September 1975.

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