wiganworld home page
Home Photos of Wigan Stuff News What's on Classifieds Forum Communicate Guestbook Links
 Search    In association with  The Wigan Courier
  Hobbies / Books
  History of Wigan
  Wigan ex-pats
  Wigan genealogy
Started by: ireneb (18)  Report abuse
Does anyone know when Woolworths closed in Market Street closed down?

Posted by: lectriclegs (3799) Report abuse

Posted by: SoniaB (94) Report abuse
I think it was around 1973.

Posted by: daveŠ (3501) Report abuse
I can remember buying a birthday present for a younger relative, I'm sure it was around 1973/74, could be a bit later.

Posted by: lectriclegs (3799) Report abuse

Posted by: daveŠ (3501) Report abuse
I don't think this is correct.

Posted by: Tommy Two Stroke (3970) Report abuse
It was gone by 1977 as was the one in Atherton, the Wigan Woollies closed in 1984

Posted by: peter g (2278)  Report abuse
I remember buying records from there in the early 70S possibly 1973ish then Kwik Save and Perrins opened there.

Posted by: beep54 (1014) Report abuse
peter g, I remember buying Imagine LP there then legging home to listen to the Lad


Note: You must login to post a reply.
If you haven't registered, why not join now?. Registration is FREE!
 © 2019 wiganworld
Click here to read the privacy policy, disclaimer and copyright information.
Please contact us with your ideas, suggestions, moans or questions.