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Southport Steamport
I know it's not Wigan was I found this video from the 1990s taken at the now long gone Ste...
ashtonman01 3 778 2nd Jul 2019, 18:31
PeterP
Smith Butchers wallgate
Does anyone remember this butchers
ann-spam 2 689 28th Jun 2019, 07:29
ann-spam
High Brooks Cottages Brockstedes
Hi I know there has been a long thread on here about this area but I am curious about High...
avius 31 1,474 24th Jun 2019, 13:55
jouell
Hare and Hounds, Tunstall Lane
Metal shutters were being put over the windows just after dinner. Another Wigan pub bit...
mortarmillbill 8 1,226 22nd Jun 2019, 00:24
whups
Ball & Liptrot
I have a family picture in front of a building with BALL & LIPTROT on a nameplate. P...
jim.orrell 5 1,159 15th Jun 2019, 23:20
jim.orrell
Alfreds restaurant
use to be Beeches in standish opening shortly .
ann-spam 8 1,562 9th Jun 2019, 09:42
aussie94
old Ball and boot car parking know has sams bar .
use to be free to park now pay machine now in operation Beware .
ann-spam - 684 6th Jun 2019, 18:06
ann-spam
Harvey House
Just been searching on Scottish maps and came across a building called Harvey House. It is...
daviessb 2 609 28th May 2019, 17:32
daviessb
Poolstock locks.
James Leyland, possible lockkeeper at Poolstock. Lived at Milton St.Born 1837, died 1900.W...
soreen 2 615 25th May 2019, 20:40
soreen
To get back to the Romans
Talking to my barber yesterday,he came up with a story that during refurbishment to Wigan ...
compingnut 100 4,076 24th May 2019, 17:50
MarieM
Rag Brow
I see the first two houses have gone up on Rag Brow, The number of cars parked at the top ...
bentlegs 54 2,674 23rd May 2019, 13:58
jouell
Post your holiday photos here
Malta, earlier this week; they fire the cannon at noon most days Photobucket has now remo...
cordyline 62 7,622 19th May 2019, 21:50
cordyline
Ben Jonson pub
I’ve noticed the boards came off yesterday Monday 11th February
roylew 10 2,182 14th May 2019, 14:18
priscus
REMEMBER
BURTONS MENSWEAR PENDLEBURYS MALTBY WINE SHOP B H STORES TIMPSONS NIMANS JEWELLRY S...
elizabeth 37 2,362 6th May 2019, 16:45
priscus
The old wigan rugby shop river way .
closed made back in to a house .
ann-spam 5 871 3rd May 2019, 20:52
Platty
"Kenhill" Preston Road Standish
My dad was born in 1933 and on his birth certificate his place of birth is listed as "Kenh...
julieall 6 754 27th Apr 2019, 06:14
julieall
new inn
just to clear a pub discussion was there a new inn pub on caroline st/ cross st wallgate t...
davefire1 16 2,713 3rd Apr 2019, 20:59
bravo
The cemetery
was looking nice and bright for mothering sunday
ann-spam 1 705 1st Apr 2019, 07:45
Bradshaws Girl
Free Strawberrys
Well thats the last time Ill be trying that
FAT MICK 3 1,192 28th Mar 2019, 08:10
bambam
Late 60's Ince industrial wasteland
On Sunday, Father's Day, my dad along with his dad and my mums dad were all reminiscing ab...
Chris-F 11 2,468 27th Mar 2019, 10:12
chris southworth
Vietnam and Cambodia
Well I’m going there on Thursday March 14 for 25 days...starting in Hanoi then cruising ...
roylew 19 1,457 21st Mar 2019, 17:06
FAT MICK
Linma
Wigan, our beloved town seen through the eyes of a stranger. Last Saturday my son took ...
linma 4 1,145 11th Mar 2019, 15:50
baker boy
Old Baths Wigan
Would like to know the year the Old Baths were built and any details, particularly of the ...
ED136 5 1,259 19th Feb 2019, 13:51
jacks
Gran Canaria
I’m looking to book an all inclusive hotel in Gran Canaria near to bars and restaurants...
winnie 16 1,400 19th Feb 2019, 08:50
roylew
Perry Bridge (Perry Brook/Park Brook)
Just noticed that on Google Maps, brook is no longer shown at this location, ie crossing A...
priscus 8 1,062 9th Feb 2019, 15:58
priscus
(Back) Margaret Street , Ince
I have been trying to trace a census of my wife's grandfather who I believe lived at 2 (Ba...
pieman 19 1,051 22nd Jan 2019, 14:58
pieman
Abram shops in days gone by.
I originally posted this on the Abram facebook page, but I know not everyone uses facebook...
maxine 15 2,422 20th Jan 2019, 16:48
berylh
Marsh Brook, Hindley
It's been over sixty years ago that I was near it, it ran, for the most part, almost paral...
dave© 5 1,229 9th Jan 2019, 10:26
Tiger cat
Relish Hallgate wigan
Cheese and wine bar if you like that kind of thing .
ann-spam - 930 3rd Jan 2019, 18:43
ann-spam
Roburite
Just finding out that my auntie worked here at Shevington during the war. she put explosiv...
kathpressey 6 1,210 26th Dec 2018, 08:57
kathpressey
The Edge pottery road wigan
Are getting some good artists on including foster and Alan.
ann-spam 7 1,274 19th Dec 2018, 19:18
jo anne
May Mill
I grew up on Billinge Road and clearly remember May Mill. Someone on Facebook says it was ...
kathpressey 11 1,300 19th Dec 2018, 18:06
MarieM
EX DOWNALL GREENERS 8
EX DOWNALL GREENERS 8 [url="http://www.wiganworld.co.uk/communicate/mb_message.php?op...
bambam 436 15,954 18th Dec 2018, 22:39
bambam
Virgin Cinemas, Wigan 1996
Just came across this video on youtube showing the inside of the then new Virgin Cinema at...
ashtonman01 1 944 15th Dec 2018, 11:44
roylew
SMITH LANE HINDLEY GREEN
I was taken out in the car the other day and was flabbergasted at the number of new houses...
GOLDEN BEAR 11 1,342 5th Dec 2018, 20:40
tonker
sweet shop
what was the name of the shop opposite st patricks rc school in hardibuts.you could fall i...
rufustoot 3 933 29th Nov 2018, 20:10
tuddy
New Brighton
Saw some fascinating old photos of the place packed with daytrippers and wondered what its...
i-spy 27 1,658 27th Nov 2018, 14:31
bambam
Southport 1956
Not Wigan of course but not too far away. Found this great film showing Southport in the 1...
ashtonman01 20 1,611 18th Nov 2018, 19:56
PeterP
Screwfix, Ince
How long has this been there?
dave© 10 1,171 16th Nov 2018, 09:41
stevejmac14
Sherringtons bar wigan
Look nice it's been busy
ann-spam 13 2,155 2nd Nov 2018, 11:05
meleager